Is Watergate-Style Reporting a Thing of The Past?
Filed under: Media Watch
The Daily Show is a self-described “fake news” show on Comedy Central.
At the end of a bit last night on the show, one of their reporters said we don’t have government exposés like Watergate today, and offered this reason:
Stephen Colbert: That’s right, Jon, it just no longer has the credibility.
Jon Stewart: The media?
Stephen Colbert: No, the truth.
Video at Crooks and Liars.
Quote via This Modern World.