Jon Stewart says he was ‘surprised at the pushback’ to his lab-leak theory comments

Comedian Jon Stewart said in a newly published interview that he was surprised at the pushback to jokes he made mocking people who don’t believe COVID-19 leaked from a Wuhan lab.In June, the former “Daily Show” host outraged his progressive fans when he sounded off on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” about how it seems like more than just coincidence that the coronavirus pandemic’s first major outbreak happened in Wuhan, where there is a lab that studies coronaviruses. “The disease is the same name as the lab!” Stewart exclaimed on the show. In an interview with the Hollywood Reporter about his return to television with his upcoming Apple TV+ show, “The Problem with Jon Stewart,” the comic reflected on his comments to Stephen …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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