Not a Joke of the Day: Jon Stewart’s Serious Response to Eric Garner Case

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Jon Stewart is just as disturbed as you are about the Eric Garner decision.

Following the announcement that a grand jury would not indict the police officer who put unarmed Garner in a chokehold resulting in his death, people across the country expressed shock and disbelief. Many taking to Twitter with the hashtag #ICantBreathe

In New York, swarms of protesters blocked major roads and intersections, tried to shut down the Rockefeller tree lighting, and held "die ins" at various parts of the city including Grand Central Station.

And since the news broke before the taping of "The Daily Show" on Wednesday, Jon Stewart had an opportunity to chime in. But don't expect much humor from him here.

"I don't know," said Stewart. "I honestly don't know what to say."

Message of the Day: Jon Stewart Delivers a Powerful Ferguson Monologue

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Jon Stewart Creates #McConnelling Challenge by Adding Different Soundtracks to a Cringeworthy Mitch McConnell Campaign Ad

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Republican Senator Mitch McConnell recently released a video montage of him doing various daily activities that are boring, but look great in a political ad. The video contained no words and was dubbed over with some generic techno music.

Seeing this, Jon Stewart dubbed over the video and then issued the challenge out to the internet to make more. All you have to do is add your own soundtrack over his creepy political video.

Here are some of the best videos so far:











Did you know Mitch McConnell was originally on Full House but at the last minute walked away to pursue his famed political career?

Obama Does The Daily Show of the Day

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This vid captures most of it, but here's Obama's Thursday night appearance in full: Part I and Part II.

Rumble of the Day

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In case you missed it, Jon Stewart vs. Bill O'Reilly from Saturday night -- loosely moderated by the lovely E.D. Hill.

Bill O'Reilly Vs. Jon Stewart of the Day

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The Rumble In The Air-Conditioned Auditorium is Saturday night!

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So This Is Happening of the Day

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This Jon Stewart vs. Bill O'Reilly showdown will be the marquee political event of the year.