Exposed: the Lavish Lifestyle of the American Public School Teacher


Fri, Mar 11th, 2011 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

Leave it to John Stewart not only to bring to attention the protests taking place in Wisconsin, but to also use the very venom of some of the media to help people see the light.

With the Wisconsin union situation an ongoing, seemingly interminable mess, Jon Stewart took some time tonight during the opening of The Daily Show to analyze the protagonists of these protests: the teachers fighting for collective bargaining rights. Turns out many of them make a salary reaching all the way up to five figures! This, along with benefits, Stewart found to be "bordering on avarice."