TODAY   |  June 23, 2013

Jon Stewart appears on Egypt’s ‘Daily Show’

The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart took his satire to Cairo Friday, appearing on a show hosted by the man known as "Egypt's Jon Stewart" and who has faced investigation for insulting the country’s president and Islam. “If your regime is not strong enough to handle a joke then you don’t have a regime,” said Stewart. TODAY’s Jenna Wolfe reports.

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>>> jon stewart is standing up for an egyptian man. he was introduced as a spy. the host is often called the egyptian jon stewart . he was arrested for insulting president mohamed morsi. stewart commented if your regime is not strong enough to handle a joke, you don't have a regime.