Great Expectations

5 segments

Pundits have been battling to come to terms with what the Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear actually is. David Carr, the media columnist for the business section of the New York Times, looks at the line between politics and comedy.  Plus: 30 Issues in 30 Days focuses on the future of the MTA; a book about authors' favorite books; and the final segment on global English.