VIDEO: Jon Stewart rips Joe Lieberman

David Edwards
Published: Thursday August 10, 2006

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Last night, on Comedy Channel's The Daily Show, Jon Stewart examined Tuesday's Democratic primary in Connecticut. Incumbent Senator Joe Lieberman lost to political newcomer Ned Lamont. During his concession speech, Lieberman kicked off a campaign to run as, what he called, an "Independent Democrat."

Jon Stewart and Daily Show correspondent Samantha Bee speculate on reasons for Lieberman's continuing quest to retain his Senate seat.