Last night, Jon Stewart announced the location of his Rally To Restore Sanity on October 30, in Washington, D.C. "It's not the Lincoln memorial, where the historic Martin Luther King spoke, or the hysteric Glenn Beck spoke," he said. It is at the east end of the National Mall, between 3rd Street and 7th Street, known as East Seaton Park and Henry Park. "As far as we know," Stewart continued, "no huge iconic event has ever taken place there.
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"And," he added, "it's far enough away from Ground Zero, 206 miles, for us to have Aasif [Mandvi] at the event. As long as he stays on the southernmost part of the stage."
Stewart also said that all donations in support of the rally should be made to the Trust For The National Mall.