Thursday, May 5, 2011

Founders Scholar David Barton Schools Jon Stewart: ‘Boom, Winning!’

On Thursday, Glenn Beck recounted founding father scholar David Barton’s Wednesday-night appearance on “The Daily Show” With Jon Stewart. Beck summed up the interview in two words: “Boom, winning!”

In part one of the interview, Stewart and Barton square off over whether the founding fathers intended for America to be a Christian nation. And you can guess who falls where int he debate.

For example, in describing the controversy surrounding prayer in public schools and institutions, Barton says, “…the fact that it might make me feel uncomfortable is not enough to keep everyone else from practicing their faith…just because I’m uncomfortable with the way they do it.” Stewart rejects this notion.

You can listen to both parts above, which Beck said shows how Barton “schools” Stewart on the founding fathers: READ MORE...

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