Stewart Sounds Off On Breitbart's Weiner Twitter Claims; Weiner Calls Reporter a "Jackass"

Via Mediaite, here's Jon Stewart coming to bat for his old buddy and onetime summer roommate Anthony Weiner, whom he defends from Breitbart's "lewd twitpic" charges (we blogged about the whole thing here) by saying "[Weiner]’s d*ck isn’t that big. It can’t be”--as well as laying in to the media coverage of this apparent non-scandal.

As so often is the case, Stewart's skewering of this media pile-on is a much needed antidote to the insanity.

Watch below:

Also circulating: a video of Weiner calling a CNN reporter a jackass:


AlterNet / By Sarah Seltzer

Posted at June 1, 2011, 3:50am

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