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For the last week, the right wing and Fox News in particular have been using The Daily Show‘s Jon Stewart’s attack on the botched rollout of Healthcare.gov.

“Even Jon Stewart!” they sang.

Now, even Jon Stewart is sick of it.

Jon Stewart

Noting that his jokes are ignored if Republicans don’t agree with them and have resulted in no policy changes, Stewart brought back his gospel choir to point out how impotent his jokes really are, though he objected  slightly to the soloist’s suggestion that he’s actually just “dulling the populace’s anger” that could bring about real change. Then he told Fox News what they can do with themselves.

Jon Stewart with Gospel Choir

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