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The Daily Show
I still love them. Disappointed. Let down. Doubtful. But still amazed.
Some one I was talking to over the break, while in Tulsa, mentioned that those who watch Comedy Central's The Daily Show and The Colbert Report are more informed than the average American. While I can't vouch for anyone else, his statement does not include me--I just watch the shows for cheap laughs.
Tuesday night's show had on Harry Frankfurt, a professor from Princeton. He wrote On Truth, which says that we can know objective truth in today's postmodern world--completely the opposite of most emerging types and secular postmoderns. Jon Stewart and Harry had a very interesting conversation...