Jon Stewart Rally Gets NYT Shout-Out, Via Crossword

Guess we know whose side the Times is on
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 27, 2010 11:32 AM CDT
Jon Stewart Rally Gets NYT Shout-Out, Via Crossword
Jon Stewart recently got a shout-out in the New York Times crossword puzzle.   (©CrosswordMan)

The Rally to Restore Sanity can count among its supporters Oprah Winfrey, Larry King, and now Will Shortz. The New York Times crossword editor threw in eight clues relating to Jon Stewart (an avid crossword fan), Stephen Colbert, and their joint rally in yesterday’s puzzle, Reuters reports. Just another sign that the Times is a “bastion of liberal propaganda,” jokes Jon Bershad on Mediaite, adding that if Shortz really wanted to bring attention to the rally, “he would have hidden the clues in the Monday puzzle.” Mediaite has a photo of the completed puzzle.
(More Jon Stewart rally stories.)

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