Not The Daily Show

As the weeks go on, more and more of us are start­ing to notice that Hol­ly­wood’s writ­ers are on strike. One by one new tele­vi­sion shows are run­ning out of fresh mate­r­i­al. But if you’re a fan of The Dai­ly Show, (and, well, we are) you were hit prac­ti­cal­ly on day one, since the top­i­cal news spoofs put on by Jon Stew­art and his mer­ry band are writ­ten on a short sched­ule.

So while the rest of us find alter­nate means of enter­tain­ing our­selves, the writ­ers are out there pick­et­ing in New York and L.A. What hap­pens when you leave a bunch of bored writ­ers with a side­walk and a griev­ance? Not The Dai­ly Show:

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