Jon Stewart: Edward R. Murrow Incarnate, or Something Else Entirely?

Jon Stewart: modern day Murrow or schizophrenic satirist? That question (or something like it) is on the minds of many people after a New York Times article published today likened the "Daily Show" host to advocate newsmen of another era, Edward R. Murrow and Walter Cronkite. The breakdown: On Dec. 16, Stewart interviewed a panel of 9/11 first responders suffering from the effects of the disaster; last week, the House and Senate passed a bill to funnel federal funds for the health care of...Full Story
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