It was a bit of an insane scene getting to the sanity rally.
The size of the crowds took everyone—at least in the professional prognostication class—by surprise.
Far from strictly a college-age affair, Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert attracted a surprising number of middle-aged and elderly rally-goers. Benjamin Sarlin reports.
A tribute to Chilean miners, T.I. on a green screen, and a giant paper mache replica of Stephen Colbert: The rally delivered a hilarious mix of performers and political commentary. WATCH VIDEO of the most memorable, truthy moments.
Gallery: Exclusive Images from the Rally