Tag: comedy central politics

Human progress and how we might blow it (Jonah Goldberg’s “Suicide of the West”) | reTHINK TANK

According to the book of Genesis, the first humans lived in an earthly paradise. But man’s natural state was no Eden. Instead, it consisted of grinding poverty punctuated by horrific violence, terminated with an early death. Yet despite the progress since our caveman days, many think there’s something inherently alienating or unfair or just plain wrong about the present. People...

The Daily Show – Democracy in the U.K. – Road To…Wait That’s Where the Prime Minister Lives

>>AMERICA HAS 18 MORE MONTHS OF ELECTION AWESOMENESS YET TO LOOK FORWARD TO, BUT IN BRITAIN THE BALLOTS ARE ALL COUNTED. SO I WENT ACROSS THE POND TO SEE HOW THEY ROCKED THE VOTE. CHEERIO. DEMOCRACY IN THE U.K., JORDAN KLEPPER REPORTS ON THE ROAD TO THE– WAIT, THAT’S WHERE THE PRIME MINISTER LIVES?>>THE BRITISH PEOPLE HAVE JUST ENDURED ONE...