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In Defense of Cable News' Trayvon Martin Spectacle

The Atlantic's Ta-Nehisi Coates is a longtime fan of Jon Stewart's The Daily Show but found himself disagreeing with the comedian this week. In a recent skit, Stewart skewered the American news media for its coverage of the killing of Trayvon Martin. Coates argues that if it weren't for the media blitz that these outlets provided, most Americans wouldn't know about Martin at all.
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The ‘Daily Show’ Blasts Media Coverage Of The Trayvon Martin Case

Entertainment : UPROXX: Media (3 years ago)

I’ve made this point previously, but each and every time Jon Stewart and his Daily Show staff take vacation — which is frequently — something HUGE happens, and then they’re [...] Read Post

WATCH: The Daily Show skewers CNN for its Navy Yard shooting coverage

News : The Week: News & Opinion (last year)

The Daily Show's Jon Stewart pretty regularly takes potshots at Fox News personalities, but he really loves to hate CNN. And CNN makes it easy for him, providing ample fodder for his occasional savaging of the pioneering cable news ... Read Post

Jon Stewart’s Reason For Leaving ‘Daily Show?’ ‘Watching Fox News Is Killing Me’

News : The Inquisitr - News (23 hours ago)

Jon Stewart has already revealed why he’s leaving the Daily Show. Nevertheless, Time Magazine released some speculation on the real reason Stewart is leaving the fake news desk – it’s Fox News. Jon Stewart started his Wednesday nigh... Read Post

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