Jon Stewart Obliterates Ben Stein's DSK Defense: "Economists Are the Rapiest Profession"

Whenever actor-turned-conservative-pundit Ben Stein opens his mouth, you know it's going to be bad. But even by those very low standards, what Stein wrote in the American Spectator about former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn and the woman who accused him of sexual assault was really, really bad. For instance, Stein wrote, "Can anyone tell me any economists who have been convicted of violent sex crimes?" Why yes, Ben Stein, someone can. His name is Jon Stewart:

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AlterNet / By Lauren Kelley

Posted at May 20, 2011, 6:35am

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