How does the Daily Show keep getting guests on their show to say stupid things? The answer, sadly, is by deception and deceitful editing. The upcoming generation, which often watches the Daily Show as a primary news source, will both cause and suffer painful consequences due to their intellectual pride; for they think they are wiser (they would say “smarter”) than they actually are. Socrates was wise because he realized his ignorance but he was sentenced to his death by a jury of his fellow Athenian citizens in a vote of 361 to 140.
The Daily Show Lies July 20, 2013