“Daily Show” host — who had criticized those politicizing the operation — engages in some himself | VIDEO
Jon Stewart — who had criticized cable's talking heads from politicizing Osama Bin Laden’s killing just “47 minutes” after President Obama’s historic announcement — decided to engage in some himself on Tuesday’s “Daily Show,” bashing Democrats for allowing the Bush Administration to steal credit for the kill.
Stewart, who noted the Bush Administration reassembled its “Ocean’s Eleven”-like team for an aggressive media campaign to take credit for the operation, was particularly unimpressed with the White House response: sending one person — National Security Advisor Tom Donilon — to the Sunday talk show circuit.
“The Bush Administration hits you with ‘shock and awe’ and you got one guy … who no one’s ever heard of,” Stewart said. “What are you doing?”
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