The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart is usually a very pleasant and funny host, but in the link below we see a very different side of him. He is angry, and lashes out at his guest Jim Cramer of Mad Money. Stewart claims that the financial news industry has certain ethical responsibilities to the viewing public, which Cramer should respect.
1. Explain the ethical issue.
2. What were Jim Cramer’s ethical responsibilities?
3. Is Stewart’s anger justified?
4. What was Cramer supposed to do and where did it all go wrong?