Fox News host Bill O’Reilly and The Daily Show host Jon Stewart faced off at the Lisner Auditorium in George Washington University during a televised debate on Saturday night.
Stewart began the debate by blasting Fox News, accusing the conservative networking of creating a false reality that he called “bullshit mountain.”
“The winters on bullshit mountain are long and cold,” he said. “And Christmas, the most ubiquitous holiday in the history of mankind, is under threat on bullshit mountain because somewhere, somehow a parade in Tulsa has changed its name from ‘Christmas’ to ‘holiday.’ I have come here tonight to plea to the mayor of bullshit mountain, talk to your people.”
During the nearly hour and a half-long debate, O’Reilly and Stewart argued about foreign policy, Social Security, Medicare, health care reform and media bias.
O’Reilly insisted in the debate that the government was incompetent in most areas, and therefore most services where best left to private industries. Stewart, on the other hand, argued that it was wrong to assert that government intervention and regulation always produced negative results.
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Saturday Night Live mocks Trump as an unpopular dork at high school after disastrous NATO Summit
NBC's "Saturday Night Live" on Saturday ridiculed President Donald Trump after he was laughed at by world leaders during a NATO Summit in London.
The skit featured Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and French President Emanuel Macron as the cool kids at the NATO cafeteria, while U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson attempts to join their cliche.
Trump asked to sit at their table, but they suggested he sit with Latvia.
They said the seat was for German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who was then invited to join the cool kids table.
The skit included Johnson taping an "impeach me" sign to Trump's back.
Watch a band in cow costumes sing about Devin Nunes at White House impeachment protest
Protesters clad in full-body furry costumes sang about Rep. Devin Nunes during a Saturday protest at the White House.
The protesters were dressed as cattle after the Fresno Republican sued a fake cow Twitter, @DevinCow.
The protesters changed the lyrics to the hit 1958 Chuck Berry song "Johnny B. Goode" to "Devin Nunes."
Video of the protested was posted to Twitter by Democratic strategist Parkhomenko, who was targeted by Nunes in one of his lawsuits.
The lyrics to the 1958 Champs song "Tequila" were changed to "subpoenas."
North Korea announces ‘test of very great importance’ occurred at the Sohae Satellite Launching Ground: report
North Korea state media reported on a "successful" test at a missile launch site.
"A very important test took place at the Sohae Satellite Launching Ground on the afternoon of December 7, 2019," a spokesperson for the Academy of the National Defense Science said.
The spokesperson said the test was "of great significance to the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea.
#UPDATE North Korea conducts a "very important test" at its Sohae satellite launch site, state media reports, as nuclear negotiations between Pyongyang and Washington remain deadlocked https://t.co/abYhRDvBic pic.twitter.com/neCYEQTEhf