On October 30 Dr. Ian Reilly (Guelph University) and I will be on the ground in Washington D.C. interviewing Daily Show and Colbert fans.
A watershed moment! Political satire catalyzes fans to mobilize in the nation’s Capitol and demand Sanity in Politics.
Through our interviews we hope to document counter-evidence to those who claim watching The Daily Show causes cynicism and produces slacktivists–see my column on this topic:
Changing the World, One Laugh at a Time: The Daily Show and Political Activism