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Stewart starts mock campaign to buy CNN

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 00:27

Jon Stewart creates a fake Kickstarter campaign to buy news channel CNN. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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(ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Jon Stewart has launched a mock campaign to buy news network CNN for 10 billion dollars. The host of "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" made the announcement on his show Tuesday (July 21, 2014), coming off of news that 21st Century Fox chairman Rupert Murdoch was interested in purchasing CNN's parent company Time Warner, and that the venerable network might be sold off if Murdoch became the owner.

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Stewart starts mock campaign to buy CNN

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 00:27