hour-long interview on Rachel Maddow Thursday night Jon Stewart answered some of those claims, and this exchange in particular highlighted a big part of the problem I've been having with The Daily Show lately. While he insists on hiding behind a curtain of satire, Jon Stewart is, for all practical purposes, a pundit. He is, in his words, in the game. It's disingenuous to deny that.
Rachel Maddow's must-see Jon Stewart interview (Salon)
So, Jon Stewart Was on the Rachel Maddow Show (Shakesville)
Radical Hot Off Notes (Champagne Candy)