comScore Stewart Thrashes Media for Covering Beyoncé’s Sister Video Like MH370 | Mediaite
video

Stewart Thrashes Media for Covering Beyoncé’s Sister Video Like MH370

Jon Stewart tore into the news media’s coverage of surveillance video of Beyoncé Knowles-Carter’s sister, Solange, attacking her brother-in-law, Jay-Z in an elevator. Stewart skewered Fox News, CNN, and MSNBC for covering the story with the fervor they applied to the search for the missing Malaysian passenger airline.

Stewart featured clips from all the major networks before noting that at least one cable news guest on CNN chided the network for even covering the story.

Stewart focused on CNN’s Chris Cuomo who confessed recently that he wished he didn’t have to cover episodes of celebrity news like this. Concerned, Stewart produced a doll likeness of CNN President Jeff Zucker and asked Cuomo to demonstrate how he was forced.

RELATED: Stewart Rips O’Reilly’s Beyoncé Obsession: Triggering ‘Disapproval Boners’

Stewart invited Senior Beyoncé Correspondent Jessica Williams on where she submitted her theory that the video may not even be real…

Watch the clip below via Comedy Central:

[Image via screengrab]

— —

>> Follow Noah Rothman (@NoahCRothman) on Twitter

Have a tip we should know? tips@mediaite.com

Filed Under:
  1. Mediaite
  2. The Mary Sue
  3. RunwayRiot
  4. Law & Crime
  5. SportsGrid
  6. AmboTV
  7. Gossip Cop