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."

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?

Touche of the Day: What Louis C.K. Thinks About Rolling Stone's Remarks About Him

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Obama Was Distracted of the Day

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"Barack, I want you to draw me like one of your French girls."

For the rest of the 15 Funniest Presidential Election Graphics From The Daily Show, click here.

Lady Parts Justice of the Day

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When it comes to Lady Parts Expert Todd Akin and reproductive rights, The Daily Show co-founder Lizz Winstead has had enough --  her new (and totally Not Safe For Work) PSA warns us: "If you don't wanna get f--ked this November, vote."

Lights Out

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Jon Stewart's first day back on The Daily Show after the events of September 11, 2001. Even if you've seen it before, it's worth watching again.

Thank you, Jon.

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