Best political commentary: George Carlin or Jon Stewart? | The Tylt
Perhaps no two comedians mastered biting, acerbic political commentary like the late George Carlin and former "Daily Show" host Jon Stewart. Carlin's stand-up routine eviscerated the status quo, called society out on its collective bullshit and famously popularized the "seven dirty words." Stewart went from a New York comic to one of the leading voices of political satire, skewering both sides of the aisle—creating an entire genre of comedy TV in the process. But who was better at it?
Best political commentary: George Carlin or Jon Stewart?