Recapping Political Absurdity from Mid-term Election Season

Friday, October 29, 2010

1, 2, 3... Say "Tea Party!" Former "Colbert Report" executive producer Allison Silverman with John Hockenberry.

From the Glenn Beck's "Rally to Restore Honor" to Jon Stewart's upcoming "Rally to Restore Sanity," it may feel like this election season has become something of a joke. We talk with Allison Silverman, former executive producer of "The Colbert Report," about the age of populist anger and negative ads.

Guests:

Allison Silverman

Produced by:

Arwa Gunja

Comments [2]

Jeannine Wright from Newport, RI

by a continuing media saying that Obama is failing for this election, you are really sending a negative message to the listeners and many will not vote

Oct. 29 2010 09:18 AM
Kathleen Grassl from Boston, Ma

Hi
Love your show.....and Mr. Wahlberg
was on a billboard in NYC wearing
his Calvin Klein's underwear....
Didn't know where else to leave this
message.
Have a great day and keep up
your reporting that we can follow
the news with.....
Peace
Kathleen

Oct. 29 2010 06:53 AM

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