Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
July 27, 2015, 08:42:19 pm
HomePredMockPollEVCalcAFEWIKIHelpLogin Register
News: Atlas Hardware Upgrade complete October 13, 2013.

+  Atlas Forum
|-+  Forum Community
| |-+  Off-topic Board (Moderators: Torie, The Mikado, Badger)
| | |-+  Stephen Colbert or Jon Stewart?
« previous next »
Pages: [1] Print
Poll
Question: Who do you like more, Stephen Colbert of Jon Stewart?
Jon Stewart   -24 (55.8%)
Stephen Colbert   -19 (44.2%)
Show Pie Chart
Total Voters: 43

Author Topic: Stephen Colbert or Jon Stewart?  (Read 926 times)
CelticHoosier1993
Rookie
*
Posts: 46
United States


View Profile
« on: February 16, 2012, 12:33:43 pm »
Ignore

I'm a big fan of both The Colbert Report and The Daily Show. I'd have to say I prefer Colbert, but not by much. In my mind, they're almost equal.
Logged


"If you're not turned on to politics, politics will turn on you"
IDS Judicial Overlord John Dibble
John Dibble
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 18784
Japan


View Profile
« Reply #1 on: February 16, 2012, 12:35:28 pm »
Ignore

I'd have to say Jon Stewart, but not necessarily by much. I just think that when he's cutting into the other side he does it with more wit.
Logged

angus
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 15715
Political Matrix
E: 1.53, S: -7.61

View Profile
« Reply #2 on: February 16, 2012, 12:37:43 pm »
Ignore

They're both gay.
Logged
freefair
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 729
United Kingdom


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: February 16, 2012, 12:54:58 pm »
Ignore

They're both gay.

Erm.. Don't think that is provable.
I like them both however for a Brit Stewarts reference pool is easier to understand.
Logged

If you're centrist to right wing do follow this link and participate in this timelime poll!!
http://uselectionatlas.org/FORUM/index.php?topic=186153.0
PM- Ecn +4.95 Soc -4.95
Pragmatically libertarian. Centrist by US standards, Tory in UK.
The Mikado
Moderator
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 14795


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: February 16, 2012, 05:23:35 pm »

They're both gay.


I'm...pretty sure they both are happily married with several kids.
Logged

Snowstalker   mikado is content with only questions
23:03   Snowstalker   questions never helped anyone
23:03   Snowstalker   only answers
Snowstalker's Last Stand
Snowstalker
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 19438
Greece


View Profile
« Reply #5 on: February 16, 2012, 05:27:56 pm »
Ignore

Stewart seems to force himself to the center at times when he criticizes MSNBC for much more petty things than the right-wing media. Colbert is much funnier, anyway, though I like and watch both.
Logged

Small Business Owner of Any Repute
Mr. Moderate
Moderators
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 13591
United States


View Profile WWW
« Reply #6 on: February 16, 2012, 07:50:12 pm »
Ignore

Stewart, easily. I don't find Colbert funny at all. Stewart is great, though.
Logged

Mr Moderate at 54/10 is a total joke, he is a horror.

I think it is very possible that Vladimir Putin could be the Antichrist.  That is nothing more than an educated guess on my part.
Cathcon
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 16177
United States


View Profile
« Reply #7 on: February 16, 2012, 08:02:32 pm »
Ignore

Colbert is a lot funnier.
Logged

Reginald
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 508


View Profile
« Reply #8 on: February 16, 2012, 08:08:42 pm »
Ignore

Definitely Jon Stewart. Colbert and his various antics grate sometimes, whereas Stewart's almost always on the ball.
Logged



And please, get his name right, it is Waka Flocka Flame, not Waka Flacka Fame.
Duke
AHDuke99
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 20687


View Profile
« Reply #9 on: February 16, 2012, 08:50:08 pm »
Ignore

Colbert. My fellow alum and Charlestonian
Logged
Keystone Phil
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 52879


View Profile
« Reply #10 on: February 16, 2012, 08:57:31 pm »
Ignore

Neither are funny but I'll always love Colbert's "Better Know A District" with Mike Castle. That one is still a tear jerker.
Logged



The entire country is pretty much Republican.
Eraserhead
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 40092
United States


View Profile
« Reply #11 on: February 16, 2012, 09:32:56 pm »
Ignore

They're both gay.


I'm...pretty sure they both are happily married with several kids.

Exactly, they're both happy.
Logged

Update lives again on Atlas After Dark. PM me for info.
Vosem
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 6371
United States


View Profile
« Reply #12 on: February 17, 2012, 06:54:07 am »
Ignore

Stewart, by far. I'm pretty sure he's contributed to my steady shift to the left over the last several years. I don't really like Colbert.
Logged

They should ban Russians from driving. Russians all drive like deranged lunatics who belong in a mental asylum to begin with.
tweed
Miamiu1027
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 36770
United States


View Profile
« Reply #13 on: February 17, 2012, 06:54:55 am »
Ignore

Colbert is far more talented.  Stewart has been treading water for a long while now.
Logged

I wanna contribute to the chaos
I don't wanna watch and then complain,
'cause I am through finding blame
that is the decision that I have made
Joe Republic
Moderators
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 31827
Kiribati


View Profile
« Reply #14 on: February 17, 2012, 11:26:38 am »
Ignore

Stewart's arm flailing and face pulling is beyond grating.  It's like watching Jim Carrey sometimes.  I'm still not sure why people call his show 'satirical'; that's The Colbert Report, not The Daily Show.
Logged



Real Americans (and Big Sky Bob) demand to know.


[Y]ou are not going to change my mind or even cause me to think.
The Year Summer Ended In July
BRTD
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 74544
France


View Profile
« Reply #15 on: February 17, 2012, 11:47:56 am »
Ignore

Stewart is funnier but Colbert does the better "satire", I still prefer watching The Daily Show. Stewart is also far funnier on non-political things.
Logged

Jerseyrules
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 2550
United States


View Profile
« Reply #16 on: February 17, 2012, 04:23:23 pm »
Ignore

John Stewart.  Colberts a smug prick, but in a bad way :p
Logged

Drink Too Much:
http://uselectionatlas.org/FORUM/index.php?topic=147022.0

An Empire of Stars and Stripes:

http://uselectionatlas.org/FORUM/index.php?topic=156974.0

Quote
FOOL!  I AM Cathcon!

Endorsements:
President: Chris Christie
Senate:
Governor:

------------------------------



[img]https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/474x/4a/6a/03/4a6a039f4e813796b7731510707a5e4b.jpg[
🍁 Hatman
EarlAW
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 22328
Canada


View Profile WWW
« Reply #17 on: February 17, 2012, 04:46:14 pm »
Ignore

I love Colbert. I merely really like Stewart. His show is brilliant satire.
Logged

http://canadianelectionatlas.blogspot.com

Follow me on Twitter @EarlWashburn
Redalgo
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 2707
United States


View Profile WWW
« Reply #18 on: February 18, 2012, 01:15:35 am »
Ignore

I like them both quite a bit but lean ever so slightly toward preferring The Colbert Report.
Logged
shua
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 13845
Nepal


View Profile WWW
« Reply #19 on: February 18, 2012, 10:45:07 pm »
Ignore

Colbert.  Stewart takes himself too seriously.
Logged
patrick1
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 7878


View Profile
« Reply #20 on: February 18, 2012, 11:48:07 pm »
Ignore

I was a big fan of Stephen and the Colberts in the 80's.   
Logged
Gustaf
Moderators
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 27308


Political Matrix
E: 0.39, S: -0.70

View Profile
« Reply #21 on: February 19, 2012, 04:24:19 am »
Ignore

Haven't seen much Colbert, but from what I've seen I prefer Stewart.
Logged

This place really has become a cesspool of degenerate whores...

Economic score: +0.9
Social score: -2.61

In MN for fantasy stuff, member of the most recently dissolved centrist party.
Pages: [1] Print 
« previous next »
Jump to:  


Login with username, password and session length

Logout

Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines