The death of Osama Bin Laden is loaded with political implications. Will it boost Obama’s presidential rating? Will it expedite the process of ending the war? Is it the end of Al-Qaeda? Those questions will all get answers eventually, but last night Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert celebrated.
“I am way too close to this whole episode to be rational about this in any way, shape, or form. Last night was a good night.”
Here’s a clip from the Daily Show.
“I am as giddy as a schoolgirl who just shot bin Laden in the eye. … Now I can finally throw my long-awaited ‘We Got bin Laden’ party.”
Here’s a clip from the Colbert Report.