Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Not Too Popular

You walk into the kitchen late at night, turn on the light, and see a cockroach scuttle behind the refrigerator.

Chances are you are on better terms with that cockroach than you are with Congress.

That’s according to a poll by Public Policy Polling: people have a higher approval rating of everything from Brussels sprouts to colonoscopies; to Genghis Khan and Donald Trump than they do for Congress.

On the upside, they did beat out North Korea, Lindsay Lohan, the Ebola virus, gonorrhea and the Kardashians.

Jon Stewart offers one reason why that might be the case.