In the wake of Stewart's grilling of CNBC's Jim Cramer last week (we posted a clip earlier), Carlson has fired back. Stewart, Carlson said, was a "partisan hack."
This is a pretty funny charge coming from a man whose claim to fame is being a partisan hack. Speaking on CNN, Carlson also said this:
I would like to see somebody have the stones to come out and say, Jon Stewart's kind of a pompous jerk, actually.Howard Kurtz and the other CNN panelists disagreed. So do we.