Comedy Central’s host of The Daily Show, Jon Stewart, frequently roasts Fox News and their personalities, such as Bill O’Reilly. This week, on The O’Reilly Factor, Fox News commentator Bernie Goldberg agreed with Stewart’s statements about Fox News’ hosts using generalizations in reference to liberals. Last week Stewart brought up Fox News’ hypocrisy and told the network to “go f–k yourselves.”

O’REILLY: Does Stewart have a point here?” Bill O’Reilly asked. “Are we being hypocritical by generalizing about some people?

GOLDBERG: I’ll just speak about me. He does. I am pleading guilty. And that’s a sincere plea of guilty. I said that liberals think people who live in the middle of the country are a bunch of jerks, and obviously all liberals don’t think that. But I will tell you what, an awful lot of liberal elites think that. I worked with these liberal elites for 28 years at CBS News, and they were always throwing around the term white trash, by which they meant poor southerners who didn’t go to Harvard. I’m not sure why that makes them trash. As far as the middle of the country is concerned, you know, this was flyover country where people flew the flag on the Fourth of July and went bowling and ate at Red Lobster. You know, they were a bunch of hicks. But even all liberal elites don’t think that. So I am saying I was wrong, Jon Stewart is right.

Of course, Goldberg went on a rant about Stewart and even compared him to “a safe Jay Leno with a much smaller audience.”


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2 Responses to “Fox News Commentator Agrees With Jon Stewart’s Criticism”

  1. crowdaddy13 says:

    “by which they meant poor southerners who didn’t go to Harvard”

    because all of us liberals went to harvard or some other ivy league school right? I am so sick of that argument. and even that argument is hypocritical because for 8 years we had a yale/harvard grad for president, but he sure as hell wasnt an elitist right?

    Bush went to Yale then Harvard and owned a f**king oil company and part of a baseball team……….but wasnt an elitist? Why because he wore a cowboy hat and pretended to be a Texan?

    Obama went to Columbia then Harvard and took a community organizer job and is an elitist? Why because he asked for dijon mustard on his hamburger?

    See the hypocrisy? If you dont you are an idiot.

  2. I love how he apologizes for the use of generalizations with the blatant use of even more generalizations.

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