Jon Stewart's 1st tweet is a defense of Redditors in the GameStop saga: 'This is bulls---'

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Jon Stewart has joined Twitter, seemingly just so he could weigh in on the GameStop saga — and call out "bullsh--t."

The former host of The Daily Show has made a Twitter account and commented this week on the ongoing drama on Wall Street, as Reddit users rally behind GameStop and other heavily shorted stocks to the chagrin of hedge funds. This led the app Robinhood on Thursday to controversially restrict trading on numerous stocks, a move that might have once prompted a rage-filled Daily Show segment from Stewart. But without his own show, the comedian instead fired off his first tweet from a brand new Twitter account.

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