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Jon Stewart brutally took apart Don Rumsfeld’s new, retroactive declarations of skepticism about the Iraq War. Jon’s message: Ultimately, trying to stop these people from doomed foreign policy adventures, or to find all the contradictions in their logic and basic understanding of history, is probably futile. But we must never stop trying, anyway — if only in the hope that it will make them stop and think for just one second.

Larry Wilmore sat down with Democratic presidential candidate Lincoln Chafee — over a nice dinner of soul food. And they worked on a new slogan for him: “Big-Ass Lincoln Chafee. I Changed Parties. I’m Changing The Rules.”

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