Jon Stewart mocks NFL labor dispute, hires Patrick Stewart as a scab

By Eric W. Dolan
Thursday, September 27, 2012 0:05 EDT
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On his show Wednesday night, Daily Show host Jon Stewart took on the NFL referee strike, which unexpectedly caused a national uproar after replacement referees made questionable calls during Monday night football. Inspired by the strike, The Daily Show correspondents started a picket line of their own. But their action backfired when Stewart realized famed actor Patrick Stewart had replaced senior correspondent John Oliver.

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Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan has served as an editor for Raw Story since August 2010, and is based out of Sacramento, California. He grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and received a Bachelor of Science from Bradley University. Eric is also the publisher and editor of PsyPost. You can follow him on Twitter @ewdolan.
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