Ritical thinking sensationalism and media

You are asked to watch the segment from the Daily Show (which is the link below) . Think about the point that this episode is trying to get across and then write an essay in which you respond to this segment and answer these questions.
Some of the things you may want to consider in this assignment include: What is the idea this segment is trying to communicate? Does it surprise you? Does it match your own experience of how the media works? You may want to watch some serious news shows of your own, and see if you see the type of approach this segment criticizes at work.