Jon Stewart apologizes for Black water interview

By Ben Cohen

Never one to take himself too seriously, Jon Stewart takes himself to task for a less than prescient interview with Jeremy Scahill about the Blackwater mercenaries in Iraq a couple of months ago. “If someone is an ex soldier and is looking to make a little money, why is that a terrible thing?”, Stewart asked Scahill. Whoops.

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Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.