Friday, March 13, 2009

Cramer vs Stewart Showdown

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart welcomed finance expert and CNBC's host of Mad Money, Jim Cramer last night, after days of an on-air pseudo feud had erupted between the two TV personalities.

Stewart was hard-hitting but professional--aside from a few curse words here and there--in the longer than usual segment, which had to be trimmed in length for broadcast. (He also let on how personal the current Wall St. debacle was for him, by hinting at his 75 year-old mom losing money in this mess.) If you missed it, Comedy Central has the entire uncensored interview here.

With Venezuelan Oil Industry on Verge of Collapse Are The Chavistas Dancing In The Streets Yet?

The Independent : Despite having the greatest oil reserves in the world, Venezuela’s government is being forced to spend millions of dolla...