Why mock the process when you can change it (and still totally mock it)?
4 People Who Really Are Making the World a Better Place

#3. Stephen Colbert
To deny the influence and power of a man like Stephen Colbert in our world is to put your fingers in your ears and scream like one of those pop culture goats we keep seeing on YouTube. … Why is what Colbert does important? Because his influence is palpable. Colbert’s super PAC to run for president of the United States of South Carolina raised over a million dollars, which he then donated to charity. What’s more, he inspired students across the country to start their own super PACs. What the hell is a super PAC? It’s a political action committee that can raise a buttload of cash without disclosing much info about who donated it and where it went — these can be serious financial supports for a political candidate, and it’s obvious to see how they could be corrupted. After Colbert introduced Super PAC Super Fun Kits, Politico reported that 2.5 percent of registered super PACs had been started by the Colbert nation: real people wanting to effect real change, and a couple of goofy jokes.

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Why mock the process when you can change it (and still totally mock it)?

4 People Who Really Are Making the World a Better Place

#3. Stephen Colbert

To deny the influence and power of a man like Stephen Colbert in our world is to put your fingers in your ears and scream like one of those pop culture goats we keep seeing on YouTube. … Why is what Colbert does important? Because his influence is palpable. Colbert’s super PAC to run for president of the United States of South Carolina raised over a million dollars, which he then donated to charity. What’s more, he inspired students across the country to start their own super PACs. What the hell is a super PAC? It’s a political action committee that can raise a buttload of cash without disclosing much info about who donated it and where it went — these can be serious financial supports for a political candidate, and it’s obvious to see how they could be corrupted. After Colbert introduced Super PAC Super Fun Kits, Politico reported that 2.5 percent of registered super PACs had been started by the Colbert nation: real people wanting to effect real change, and a couple of goofy jokes.

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