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Tim’s Light Reading (5-13-2011)

1. Beneke and Stephens on Barton and Stewart Chris Beneke and Randall Stephens discuss “The Daily Show’s Limits” in a May 10, 2011 Christian Century article. Here’s the opening one-third of the piece (bolds mine): “Open conversation that leads to nothing.” That’s how Jon Stewart summed up his interview with popular right-wing historian David Barton. He was right. After 30 minutes of glib back-and-forth with Barton (ten of which made it onto TV), Stewart was flummoxed, worn down, unfunny:The Daily ShowTags: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on FacebookAs the air left the room, Read more