Arianna Huffington Taking everyone from NYC to Jon Stewart’s Rally in D.C. for FREE

Arianna Huffington appeared on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart on Tuesday, and announced that she plans to provide free bus transportation to Stewart’s  “Rally to Restore Sanity”on Oct 30th in Washington from New York for anyone that wants to go.

So, here we go New Yorkers!  Now have one less excuse for missing the rally.

The rally, which is set to take place in the shadow of the Washington Monument, is Stewart’s response to Glenn Beck’s Restoring Honor rally held on the mall Aug. 28. The Daily Show host posted the event’s mission statement on its website:

Think of our event as Woodstock, but with the nudity and drugs replaced by respectful disagreement; the Million Man March, only a lot smaller, and a bit less of a sausage fest; or the Gathering of the Juggalos, but instead of throwing our feces at Tila Tequila, we’ll be actively *not* throwing our feces at Tila Tequila.

Presumably, riders on the Huffington Post bus could make use of the transportation to attend that day’s rival rally: Stephen Colbert’s “March to Keep Fear Alive.”

Ms. Huffington said the buses would leave from Soho, and that other details are forthcoming.

Here is the full episode. To watch Arianna’s segment, fast forward to minute 13.

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About Elias Shams
I have been a serial entrepreneur in telecom and social media space for past 12 years or so. I hold a M.S. degree in Telecommunication Engineering from the George Washington University and a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland. I’ve lived and worked in many countries and cities including London England, Tehran Iran, Bonn Germany, Paris France, Alicante Spain, Delhi India, and my favorite of all Washington, DC of great US of A. Two of the greatest Washington, DC based companies I worked for and very proud of are Yurie Systems which was sold to Lucent in 1998 for $1.23 B and that I founded in 1999. I am currently the founder and awesomizer @

One Response to Arianna Huffington Taking everyone from NYC to Jon Stewart’s Rally in D.C. for FREE

  1. Philip Tsai says:

    Thanks so much for the FREE Bus, see you all at 10/30 !!!!

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