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Data-Driven Investigative Journalism: No Laughing Matter

2 years agoMedia / New Media : MediaShift

Jon Stewart is really, really funny when he makes fun of journalism. In "The Daily Show's" parody of the broadcast and cable news product, the show's writers and producers skewer not only the gloss, polish and stilted tone, but also the editorial decisions. But it isn't just TV. The Onion is really, really funny. It makes fun of print journalism, and it does it with such brilliance that journalists love it.
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Hannity Responds To Stewart's Tribute

Media / Television Industry : TVNewser (6 years ago)

Broadcasting & Cable's Marisa Guthrie talks to Sean Hannity about his upcoming new show, but also about Jon Stewart's tribute to Alan Colmes on last night's Daily Show. "I was actually thinking of Jon [Stewart] as a co-host but I ne... Read Post

‘The Daily Show’: Jon Stewart Skewers Sarah Palin

News : Truthdig (2 years ago)

Jon Stewart poked fun at one of his favorite targets on “The Daily Show” on Wednesday night. Stewart ripped into Sarah Palin for saying that she couldn’t think of any prominent Republicans who talk the way liberals do. Read Post

Jon Stewart Launches Fake Kickstarter to Buy CNN

News : Truthdig (last week)

With analysts estimating that the news network, often the butt of “Daily Show” jokes, could be worth $10 billion, Jon Stewart has launched a parody campaign to crowd-source the funds. Read Post

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