Political Circus: Obama as Luke Skywalker?
January 4th, 2011
01:29 PM ET
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Political Circus: Obama as Luke Skywalker?

Washington (CNN) - Politics is serious business, but not all of the time. From the halls of Congress to the campaign trail to the international stage, there's always something that gets a laugh or a second glance.

May the force be with you

Funnyman Jon Stewart compared President Obama to a "Star Wars" hero for his legislative accomplishments during the lame-duck session of Congress. "Obama's not the comeback kid. That's just a trite way of looking at it. He's Luke Skywalker," Stewart joked.
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  1. GI Joe

    Does that mean war criminal Darth Cheney is his father???

    January 4, 2011 02:03 pm at 2:03 pm |
  2. Sniffit

    Does that make Boehner "Orange Leader"?

    January 4, 2011 02:24 pm at 2:24 pm |
  3. Rick McDaniel

    Just goes to show how really ridiculous Stewart is. Why is he even MENTIONED, in the media?

    January 4, 2011 02:32 pm at 2:32 pm |
  4. DJ

    Actually I was thinking obama is more like emporer palpatine

    January 4, 2011 03:10 pm at 3:10 pm |