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Jon Stewart is fed up with Congress, “The 112th Congress has been completely unable to muster a debt ceiling agreement to avoid a wholly unnecessary default probably because it’s such a complicated thing that we’ve only been able to do it in the past … a 102 times.”

Today’s Must See Moment — Fast forward to 0:20, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell agree on everything except the debt ceiling.