Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert Planning Glenn Beck-Style Rally in Washington

By Alex Weprin 

Last month, Fox News Channel’s Glenn Beck took over the National Mall in Washington DC for his “Restoring Honor” rally. Last night, “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart and “Colbert Report” host Stephen Colbert announced that they would be hosting rallies of their own in Washington.

Stewart will lead “The Rally to Restore Sanity” October 30, and Colbert will hold the “March to Keep Fear Alive” at the same location:


After the jump, Colbert explains his March to keep Fear Alive…

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