Punchlines For Progress: Why Jon Stewart is one of the most trusted men in America.
Who is your favorite news anchor? More and more Americans under 40 are answering: Jon Stewart. Or Stephen Colbert. While these two anchors are both comedians, and while their news shows both air on the Comedy Network, Jon Stewart recently polled as the most trusted man in the news – above anchors at CNN and Fox news. This documentary looks at the hilarious power of comedy to tell the truth. A joke – even a sarcastic one – can cut to the heart of the matter.