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Jon Stewart Mocks Media ‘Over-Hyping’ Danger

Jon Stewart took on the media last night for the “perpetual state of fear” it puts viewers in.

Using the “Knockout game,” driving selfies, car surfing, and students backslapping each other as examples, Stewart mocked the media for exaggerating the perils behind several stories.

“Could the news media by over-hyping the danger? Stewart joked. “They’ve never done that before…well, there was that all the time.”

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