The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

Season 13 Episode 59

Howard Dean

Aired Weekdays 11:00 PM May 01, 2008 on Comedy Central
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Howard Dean
Tonight, the chairman of the Democratic National Committee Howard Dean talks about the current race for the Democratic presidential nominee.

Jon begins the show reporting on the media's coverage of the economic downturn that might or might not be a recession in a segment called "The Slowdown, Difficult Period, Rough Patch, Difficult Headwind, Tough Time Update". Senior Oil, Natural Gas & Kerosene Analyst John Oliver talks with Jon about Bush's response to the economic bad news, which is namely the use of a magic wand to cure the economy's ills.

Finally, Jason Jones reports on Hillary Clinton's toddlerhood in a segment called "Hillary Clinton: The Scranton Summers, Age 3".moreless

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John Oliver (II)

John Oliver (II)


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Jason Jones

Jason Jones


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Howard Dean

Howard Dean


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