Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Entertainment & MusicTelevisionComedy · 1 decade ago

Why does every politico have to go on SNL or the Daily Show or some other comedy show?

We already know they're clowns.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Young people are no longer watching regular newscasts. In opinion polls most young adults say they get their political information from shows like the ones you site ( a scary thought). In order to reach voters in that demographic politicos feel the need to appear on such shows.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    there target market for the client is 30-50yrs of age witch is a large voting group

  • 1 decade ago

    Well, they want to show their constituents, their voting public, their lighter side--the one that no one really sees when they're at work. It makes them appear more human---approachable, maybe likeable, maybe funny.

    Source(s): Talk shows, entertainment news, etc....
  • 1 decade ago

    Liberalism is a mental disorder, according to Dr. Savage. I think he's on to something too.

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  • 1 decade ago

    exposure to let the public see a differnt side of them..where/when the can let their guard down a little bit

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