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10/02/2010 12:49 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

The Daily Show And Colbert Report React To Arianna's 'HuffPost Sanity Bus' Announcement (VIDEO)

On Wednesday night's episode of The Daily Show, Jon Stewart reacted to Arianna's big announcement on the previous night's episode of Huffington Post's pledge to provide buses from New York for people who want to attend Jon Stewart's Rally to Restore Sanity, scheduled to take place in Washington, D.C. on October 30.

"Oh my God, Arianna just Oprah'ed the buses!" Stewart said. "By the way, I hope that her announcement was real and not some Huffington Post thing where it's not like actual transportation, it's just embedding a link to Greyhound. Like, I hope they're not just being bus aggregators in this situation."

WATCH (starting at the 3:50 mark):

In fact, Huffington Post is not merely 'aggregating' buses. We're providing all original content. So far over 4,000 people have signed up for a seat on the HuffPost Sanity Buses, with more to come. Click HERE to sign up!

Stephen Colbert also got in on the action on Wednesday night's episode of the Colbert Report, challenging Arianna to provide "insanity buses' for his rival March To Keep Fear Alive event scheduled the same day in Washington.

WATCH:

The Colbert Report Mon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
March to Keep Fear Alive Insanity Bus
www.colbertnation.com
Colbert Report Full Episodes 2010 Election March to Keep Fear Alive

And here's the original interview from Tuesday night's Daily Show in which Arianna made the pledge: