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Media spat watch: Jon Stewart vs CNBC

By James Crabtree  

At the risk of making even truer the Tom Tomorrow prophecy of two days previously—that blogs are little more than re-publishers of mainstream media content, adding little to nothing—this really is marvelously funny. Many people in Britain might not be familiar with Jim Cramer. He is a loud, idiosyncratic financial talk show host, on the US cable news network CNBC. Having largely lost out to Fox News in the ratings war, his network decided—quite amazingly, if…

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