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This is what democracy looks like: Countless fans of Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert will come to the National Mall in Washington D.C. this Saturday to demonstrate for sanity and fear, respectively. Can’t be amongst them? Don’t worry, the entire spectacle will be streamed live online.

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Two Americas will be on display at the National Mall in Washington D.C. this Saturday, with fans of both Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert descending onto the capital to demonstrate for very different goals: Stewart wants to restore sanity, while Colbert wants to keep fear alive. Stewart bills the event as “Woodstock, but with the nudity and drugs replaced by respectful disagreement,” whereas Colbert wants to stand up against the “dark, optimistic forces trying to take away our (f)ear.” In other words: It’s going to be a blast.

However, there’s one tiny problem. The Rally to Restore Sanity is billed as a “rally for the people who’ve been too busy to go to rallies,” and chances are, many of us are going to be just that: Too busy to attend possibly the greatest spectacle that ever came out of the Stewart/Colbert fake news empire. But don’t worry: The entire event will not only be shown live on Comedy Central as well C-SPAN, but it will also be streamed live on Comedycentral.com, starting at 12 p.m. Eastern.

The network has also said that it will make the stream available via iPhone, iPads and Android mobile devices. We’ll add an embed and links to the respective mobile apps as soon as they become available.

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