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In his inaugural address on Monday, President Obama went into what Jon Stewart described tonight as an "unapologetic defense of the social safety net," specifically a line pushing back against the "makers vs. takers" mentality. Stewart focused on the criticisms of former Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan for calling Obama's argument a "straw man," running a series of videos with Ryan making the same "makers vs. takers" argument. »

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