North America 26 September 2012 Jon Stewart: Obama is the luckiest guy on earth ...while Mitt Romney just keeps getting dumber Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up Jon Stewart on the Daily Show has taken a bit more of a critical look at Obama's campaign than he usually do, concluding that Obama is the luckiest guy on the earth. The only thing worse than the fundamentals in this election is Mitt Romney: › Separating the Wheatley from the chaff Alex Hern is a technology reporter for the Guardian. He was formerly staff writer at the New Statesman. You should follow Alex on Twitter. Subscribe To stay on top of global affairs and enjoy even more international coverage subscribe for just £1 per month!