Friday, October 5, 2012
Bill O'Reilly comes on The Daily Show to promote his new confessional book Killing Kennedy and preview Saturday night's Rumble the Air-Conditioned Auditorium.
Friday, October 5th is turning into conspiracy theory day on the campaign trail, with both sides suspicious of each other after a potentially game changing debate Wednesday night. First up, former General Electric CEO Jack Welch set off a firestorm by tweeting an accusation that the Obama campaign manipulated the sub-8% unemployment rate announced this morning. The narrative was quickly adopted on Fox News. ᔥ ThinkProgress On the other side, there's a video that appeared on YouTube last night showing slow-motion footage of Mitt Romney slyly pulling notes out of his pocket and dropping them on his debate podium. Debate rules state: "No props, notes, charts, diagrams, or other writings or other tangible things may be brought into the debate by any candidate." ᔥ Tumblr
Using an Etch A Sketch and an industrial strength paint shaker, Stephen Colbert demonstrates how Mitt Romney pulled a fast one on America Wednesday night.
Jon Stewart meets President Obama at camera three to ask him what was going on during Wednesday night's debate and offer some words of wisdom he recently heard from Samuel L. Jackson.