Tag: JON STEWART

Jon Stewart Leads The Fight For Veterans Affected By Burn Pits In The First Episode Of ‘The Problem With Jon Stewart’

At a certain point, Jon Stewart went from being a comedian and staple of MTV to a satirical news host to one of the country’s most powerful advocates for the disenfranchised. Stewart himself would probably point to 2001 as the year it all changed for him. In the wake of 9/11, he became one of […]

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‘The Problem With Jon Stewart’ Is Good, But Can It Be Effective?

The first episode of AppleTV+’s The Problem With Jon Stewart (which is available to stream on Apple TV+) reminds me of Stewart’s remarkable “it’s not a fucking game” takedown of CNBC’s Jim Cramer for his and his network’s rah-rah behavior during and in the run-up to the 2008 financial and housing market crisis. Watch the […]

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