Thursday, March 05, 2009

Jon Stewart Takes on CNBC

After CNBC "reporter" Dick Rick Santelli had that famous Howard-Beale-like meltdown at the Chicago Merc, it was inevitable that he'd be the butt of humor. And sure enough, here's the Daily Show look at Santelli, CNBC and whole financial crisis in a nutshell:

It's kind of sad -- and troubling -- that a "professional financial news" network missed the financial meltdown by so much. And that we have to get our "real news" from a comedy program.