Jon Stewart : On Sarah Palin Hypocrisy
Video - Posted 06/09/08
Wednesday night on "The Daily Show," Jon Stewart hit Karl Rove
and Bill O'Reilly with damning evidence of their hypocrisy
regarding Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin.
While Rove recently praised Palin's experience as the mayor of
Wasilla, Alaska, Stewart showed video of Rove trashing Virginia
Governor — and former Richmond Mayor — Tim Kaine's executive
experience, listing all the cities that are bigger than Richmond
and calling such a pick "political."
Then, after recent video of O'Reilly describing Bristol Palin's
pregnancy as a family issue, Stewart showed a clip of the Fox
News host blaming Jamie Lynn Spears' parents for her teenage
Finally, after showing video of Dick Morris complaining about
the rampant sexism in the media coverage of Sarah Palin, Stewart
unveiled a clip of Morris saying that Hillary hides behind the
sexism defense, and that anytime "the big boys" pick on Hillary,
"she retreats behind the apron strings."
"In Dick Morris' defense," Stewart said, "he is a lying sack of
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