Jon Stewart Questions New York’s Priorities: Sweet Corn Before Same-Sex Marriage?


Yesterday we questioned just what the New York State Senate was doing addressing issues like horse racing, tightrope walking and the Miss Chinese New York pageant during their extended summer session, while leaving important issues like rent control and, oh, marriage equality for the very, very end. Jon Stewart wondered the same thing — but with better jokes — last night on The Daily Show. Sweet corn is now our official state vegetable, in case you were wondering what they’ve been doing up there.