Jon Stewart went on Larry King Live last night to discuss several topics, among them Stewart’supcoming rally, his new book, and Rick Sanchez‘ firing from CNN – in which, of course, Stewart accidentally played a part. Dis he think Sanchez deserved his fate? Well…not at all.
Stewart said point-blank, “Should they have fired him? No,” explaining that “with the crap you guys [at CNN] have put on over the last 10 years,” Sanchez didn’t stand out as doing a particularly bad job. (That was one of many shots at CNN.) He further said that he thinks the idea that someone could be be fired over such comments “absolute insanity,” and that he wasn’t “personally hurt.” (Read More)