When talking about regulations of Congressional insider trading, Jon Stewart had some fun with acronyms. You see, Obama signed the STOCK Act. That's the "Stop Trading On Congressional Knowledge" Act. Stewart said: "It was passed I guess because the Fiscal Use of Congressional Knowledge is Expressly Restricted Act is...too on the nose." Yes, that becomes the acronym "F*CKER." Stewart them deemed himself "the Midas of profanity."
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