The Daily Show rips into the GOP for pandering to the hippest interest groups

"Latinos are the original gays!"

By Joanna Rothkopf
Published October 10, 2014 1:34PM (EDT)
   (Comedy Central)
(Comedy Central)

Republicans are quickly realizing that alienating every interest group (women, minorities, etc.) is not a winning strategy. On Thursday evening's edition of "The Daily Show," Jon Stewart turned his attention to the newest group lucky enough to win the favor of the party: gay people.

Don't get too attached to the attention, senior pandering correspondent Al Madrigal warned-- just two years ago, latinos were receiving the same kind of, well, pandering:

"The GOP was falling all over itself pretending to love latinos. They were all up in our culos. And you know how long that love fiesta lasted? Six f*cking months!... As soon as the GOP figured out that latinos don't exactly vote Republican lock step, they tossed us out like a four day old chimichanga!

And who were they replaced with?

"Fresh piping hot gays!" said Madrigal. "Well you know what? The joke's on them because latinos are the original gays!"

Watch the clip below.

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