"'While it might be tempting to say 'The Daily Show's' lack of diversity is a deliberate result of the white-male dominated media they parrot, the truth is the new guard looks a lot like the old boys' club,' said Matthew T. Felling, media director for the Center for Media and Public Affairs, a Washington organization that also studies diversity."
-Felicia R. Lee-
Felicia R. Lee profiles Larry Wilmore, the the resident "senior black correspondent" on The Daily Show. The joke, as Lee writes "is that Mr. Wilmore is the show's only black correspondent." Read her article "They Call Me Mister Correspondent" for more on how the new guard of news correspondents (real and fake) is just like the old boys' club of news correspondents.