Jon Stewart came back from break and began his last three weeks as host of The Daily Show, devoting nearly his entire telecast to – Donald Trump, what else? –  calling the GOP presidential candidate the “patron saint of topical comedians who are just running out the clock.”  “Rant-man’s” weekend comment that Sen. John McCain is a hero because he was a POW while Trump likes soldiers who were not captured, left Stewart wondering “What the f*ck is wrong with him?” which many TV news talking heads had asked earlier in the day, in so many words.

“I so love this man,” Stewart effused, going so far as to call the candidate’s hair “comedy entrapment.”  After which Daily Show’s Senior Election Correspondent correspondent Jordan Klepper and Stewart debated whether Trump, if elected, would be this country’s “first openly asshole president”: