Now, on to the videos, after the break.
First, Bill Gates of Microsoft fame appeared on The Daily Show to talk about his efforts through the Gates Foundation to eradicate polio.
|The Daily Show With Jon Stewart||Mon - Thurs 11p / 10c|
Immediately following The Daily Show, pediatrician Dr. Paul Offit appeared on The Colbert Report to talk about the anti-vaccine movement.
|The Colbert Report||Mon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c|
Both John Stewart and Stephen Colbert hit some of the common misconceptions and questions raised by anti-vaxers, and both programs handled the issues with humor and solid facts. So, hats off to you, Comedy Central, for helping spread the word on the importance of vaccines and the dangers posed by anti-vaccine activists.