-- To ready himself for election night coverage, CBS News anchor
Dan Rather has been studying the issues for weeks. To prepare
for his completely made-up election-night coverage, comedian
Jon Stewart jokes that he starts to drink a few hours before
the polls close.
host of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show," presents a special
edition of the show in honor of elections. Stewart says that
just like "The Daily Show," the "Indecision 02" special doesn't
use any reporters to gets its news.
actually no news gathering capabilities, so ... it's sort of
like writing an interactive video," Stewart explains. "We write
to what we imagine will be the themes of the night."
is Stewart always scribbling on the pages in front of him? Stewart
says he's doodling, not updating his stories. He says it keeps
his mind off the fact that he quit smoking a year and a half
02" is seen Tuesday on Comedy Central.