John Stewart on the Washington Shooting Coverage
The Daily Show’s John Stewart on the coverage of Monday’s shootings in Washington, D.C.:
So my final, not initial, conclusion is: This is deliberate. The chaos, the vomit onto the screen, the very thing we thought news organizations were created to clarify, is a feature not a bug.
This is worth part of your day. Unfortunately, the need to fill time, not space, will continue to decimate news coverage.