Satire Trumps Serious Issues

A conversation with David Remnick, editor-in-chief of The New Yorker, is now up on Charlie Rose.

I didn’t like the cartoon either (who says you have to like a satire?), but it’s no big deal. I agree with Jon Stewart’s hilarious defense of the cartoon.

For me the bottom line is this: The New Yorker and JibJab satire (funny as they are) got more media
hoopla than the real issues that plunged the U.S. into geopolitical

P.S. Screw the mainstream news media. I’m gonna watch myFORA –