#BringBackJon: A campaign to make sure we #NeverTrump
March 30, 2016 - Uncategorized
This is a different kind of ‘Dear Jon’ letter — the kind where we beg Jon to take us back.
Jon, we know why you left us. We remember it well. “This show doesn’t deserve an even slightly restless host,” you said, just over a year ago, in announcing your Daily Show retirement.
It was an admirable sentiment. You were, as always, fighting the demons of self-delusion, reminding us of the need for change, for progress. You wanted to ensure things were getting better.
But things have changed since then, as you know. A dark cloud has settled over America. We are being haunted, improbably, by the specter of a blustering billionaire bullshit artist with bad hair. Read more…