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I keep old posts on the site because I often enjoy reading old content on other people's sites. It can be interesting to see how views have changed over time: for example, how my strident teenage views have, to put it mildly, mellowed.

I'm not a believer in brushing the past under the carpet. I've written some offensive rubbish on here in the past: deleting it and pretending it never happened doesn't change that. I hope that stumbling across something that's 13 years old won't offend anyone anew, because I hope that people can understand that what I thought and felt and wrote about then is probably very different to what I think and feel and wrote about now. It's a relic of an (albeit recent) bygone era.

So, given the age of this post, please bear in mind:

  • My views may well have changed in the last 13 years. I have written some very silly things over the years, many of which I find utterly cringeworthy today.
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  • Factual information might be outdated.
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Okay. Consider yourself duly warned. Read on...

I’ve been wanting to post this for a long while now, but haven’t been able to find a good-quality copy of the video online. But now I have.

So here it is: Jon Stewart’s episode of CNN’s Crossfire.
[flashvideo filename=”http://sjhoward.co.uk/video/crossfire.flv” title=”Crossfire (CNN)” /]

Just as a footnote for the uninformed: Crossfire was cancelled not long after this aired. And don’t miss The Daily Show, weekdays at 8.30pm on More4 (11pm on Comedy Central for US readers).

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