Jon Stewart, Prophet (But Not the Phoney Future-Telling Kind)
What does it say about our country that we have to hear the cold and hard truth from a comedian? Check out the videos below as comedian Jon Stewart interviews and exposes Jim Cramer - the hyped and elevated investment and financial guru.
We are going through a painfully historic economic crisis and recession. It's repercussions will be felt for years or at least, I suspect that's the case. Things may never be the same - and maybe that's good. Why? I'm no economic sage but something is clearly broken.
We've sought wisdom and guidance from our politcians, national leaders, and powerful CEOs and all we've had thus far are lots of finger pointing, bailout packages, and [insert thoughts here]. Well, we've finally heard something accurate and prophetic from our comedic "fool":
"It's not a f**ing game