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Stewart on misspelled racist Twitter attacks against Miss America: ‘That’s how you know this is America’

Just when Jon Stewart thought it was safe to congratulate new Miss America and fellow New Yorker Nina Davuluri, the “bad shark sound” led him to discover the racist online backlash against Davuluri, who found herself being called everything from a “terrorist” to an “Arab” by people who seemingly didn’t…

‘Daily Show’ asks Gov. Rick Scott to take drug test

On Thursday night’s The Daily Show, correspondent Aasif Mandvi traveled to Orlando, Florida to meet Louis Lebron, a Navy veteran on public assistance who refuses to submit to a state-ordered drug test. Florida’s state legislature, led by Governor Rick Scott, mandated that all recipients of welfare should be tested for…

Daily Show reporter gets ‘urine’ sample from Fla. attorney general

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi apparently saw what happened to Florida Gov. Rick Scott and decided to prepare herself. “You supported the TANF drug test bill and I am just wondering if today you would be willing to undergo a drug test of your own as somebody who receives taxpayer…

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