Jon Stewart was on fire last night. In fact, this may be the happiest he’s ever been.
In his opening segment, before finally getting to his excoriation of Perry – and boy, oh boy — Stewart went through all the candidates’ debate performances.
He saved his best shots for Herman Cain‘s ‘princess’ remark (I won’t spoil the punchline for you) before comparing Newt to a “dickish” Pillsbury Dough Boy and Romney, Huntsman, and Santorum to the Baldwin brothers (Mitt is Alec). Then he got to Perry.
Said Stewart: “Many Republican faithful though Rick Perry would be the answer to their prayers…turns out he was the answer to ours.” And then he got a little wild.
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