Jon Stewart, who has had plenty to say about U.S. politics for decades, has been uncharacteristically quiet since the presidential election — until now. In an appearance on “CBS This Morning,” Charlie Rose got Stewart to open up about the election of Donald Trump.
“I don’t believe we are a fundamentally different country today than we were two weeks ago,” Stewart says in the interview. “The same country that elected Donald Trump elected Barack Obama.”
The tone of the interview is, understandably, more serious than the commentary with which Stewart became identified during his 16-year run as host of Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show.”
Here’s the interview …