jon stewartTurns out that Colorado’s Democratic Party is not above using “bull$hi!” to raise campaign funding. We always suspected it, just never expected them to be so open about.

From a fundraising email sent Friday following Jon Stewart’s final “Daily Show” edition:

If you’ll miss Jon as much as we will, click here to sign our thank you card to express your appreciation for Jon’s time on the Daily Show!

“The best defense against bullshit is vigilance. So, if you smell something, say something.” –Jon Stewart, 8/6/15

From “Indecision 2008” to the 2010 Rally to Restore Sanity to every Moment of Zen – Jon has been there to remind us that, no matter what happens, there is always something to laugh about.

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Despite his protestations, it turns out Stewart really was a recruitment and messaging tool for the Democratic Party — as well as a fundraising tool.