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By Warren Rojas Posted at 12:13 p.m. on Oct. 22, 2012
On the eve of the last presidential debate, stars aplenty took to Comedy Central to help raise money for and awareness about autism programs, an all-celebrity-hands-on-deck spectacle that included a mock debate between two media gasbags.
“Daily Show” host Jon Stewart took great pride in bringing together polar opposites Chris Matthews and Bill O’Reilly, of MSNBC and Fox News fame, respectively, for a first-ever helium-fueled showdown.
Here’s the pair insulting each other at the onset:
And here they are discussing fiscal policy after a few balloons:
We here at HOH wholly endorse the idea that all debates include mandatory huffing.
But may we recommend tossing nitrous in the mix?
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Warren Rojas is a Heard on the Hill columnist for Roll Call, having previously worked as the founding dining editor for Northern Virginia Magazine and also as a tax reporter for Tax Notes. @WARojas
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