On last night’s Daily Show, Wyatt Cenac visited Sweden to see if it’s the Socialist nightmare Glenn Beck keeps telling us it is. After the initial excitement of “government sanctioned hand-jobs,” Wyatt visits pop star Robyn’s crib and learns the ugly truth. She only has one TV!:

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That was funny, even if the whole joke kind of rips off Redman’s Cribs episode (aka the best Cribs episode.) It’s been like nine years, so it’s probably fine.

Comments (23)
  1. That was such a great segment. I think many Americans who watch FOX would be afraid of being European because it seems less powerful somehow on multiple levels. My favorite line was “the possibilities of CAPITALISM.” I think the possibilities of capitalism are spelled out pretty well with the Ying Yang Twins. What kind of civilized society would we be if we couldn’t spend all our g’s on Crunk Juice and Ramen???

  2. Scott Thompson  |   Posted on Apr 22nd, 2009 +6

    I’m sick of the swiss!

  3. I so wanna move to Sweden now. Call me a socialist if you want.
    Also, that Wyatt Cenac is a cutie.

  4. Selena  |   Posted on Apr 22nd, 2009 -5

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  5. TD  |   Posted on Apr 22nd, 2009 +4

    Finland > Sweden

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  8. How can someone stand so much paid vacation? Only CEOs deserve that much vacation.

  9. nils  |   Posted on Apr 22nd, 2009 0

    I love being from the Socialist nightmare.

  10. krunkman  |   Posted on Apr 22nd, 2009 0

    mr chi city got better swag than that biatch

  11. what’s wrong with the swiss? i don’t get it!
    also: does anybody here seriously believe that sweden is a socialist country? puhleeze!

  12. The Swede  |   Posted on Apr 22nd, 2009 -1

    Does enyone know the differense betwene a Swede and a Swiss

  13. Robyn is seriously the best. It only makes me like her more, knowing that she is not a wealthy snob of some sort.

  14. Andrew Wabry  |   Posted on Apr 24th, 2009 +1

    Sweden = Swedes
    Switzerland = Swiss
    Two completely different countries

  15. Neuzoiets  |   Posted on Jun 22nd, 2009 0

    the Swedish are too social, i agree.
    But the attitude of the Americans is just SICK.
    The richest country in the world, but still a lot of poverty in the big cities (mostly black people, off course). America could learn (a bit ) from the swedish people …

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