Unjustified

  • Aired:  02/18/14
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Hearing-impaired Florida resident Michael Dunn stands trial for the murder of teenager Jordan Davis. (5:08)

[CHEERS AND APPLAUSE]>> Jon: WELCOME TO "THE DAILY

SHOW".

MY NAME IS JON STEWART.

GOOD SHOW FOR YOU TONIGHT.

TONIGHT'S GUEST FROM HOUSE OFCARDS, HOUSE OF CARDS KEVIN

SPACEY WILL BE JOINING US IN ALITTLE BIT FOR HOUSE OF CARDS.

THAT'S RIGHT.

REMEMBER THE MOMENT -- DO YOUREMEMBER THE MOMENT IT WAS ABOUT

SIX MONTHS AGO WHEN YOU FOUNDOUT THAT GEORGE ZIMMERMAN WAS

ACQUITTED FOR THE SHOOTINGMURDER OF TRAYVON MARTIN AND YOU

WERE DRINKING A GLASS OF MILKAND DID A SPIT-TAKE BUT IT

WASN'T LIKE A FUNNY SPIT-TAKE ITWAS JUST KIND OF A SAD ONE.

IT WAS NOT LIKE OH, MY GOD ITWAS JUST YOU COULDN'T SWALLOW

MILK IN A WORLD WHERE PEOPLE CANJUST SHOOT PEOPLE IN A FIGHT

THAT THEY THEMSELVES INSTIGATED.

WELL, GUESS WHAT?

YOU PROBABLY SHOULDN'T TAKE ASIP OF MILK RIGHT NOW.

>> THE VERDICT IN THE MICHAELDUNN CASE.

THE JURY DID NOT CONVICT HIM FORKILLING TEENAGER JORDAN DAVIS.

>> Jon: THAT MAY SOUND LIKEYOUR RUN OF MILL FLORIDA BAT

(bleep) IN WHICH A YOUNG BLACKMAN WAS SHOT DOWN BUT THE KILLERWAS NOT CONVICTED FOR THE

KILLING.

>> DUNN SAYS HE AND HIS FIANCEEPULLED INTO A JACKSONVILLE GAS

STATION PARKING NEXT TO A REDDODGE DURANGO PLAYING MUSIC SOLOUD

HIS OWN CAR WAS VIBRATING.

>> Jon: OH, MY GOD THAT SOUNDSTERRIBLY LIKE EVERY GAS STATION

AND CONVENIENCE STORE PARKINGLOT IN AMERICA.

[ LAUGHTER ]PERHAPS THERE WAS AN EXTENUATING

CIRCUMSTANCE.

>> DO YOU HAVE ANY TYPE OF EARDAMAGE?

>> I DO.

>> CAN YOU EXPLAIN TO THE JURYWHAT DAMAGE YOU HAVE AND HOW YOU

GOT THAT?

>> UM, GROWING UP IN THE KEYSSCUBA DIVING

IS A BIG PART OF LIFE AND I HAVEDAMAGE TO MY RIGHT EAR.

>> Jon: AND DID THIS LOUDTHUMPING CREATE YOU ANY

DISCOMFORT?

>> IT DID IN MY LEFT EAR, MYSENSITIVE EAR.

>> Jon: THOSE HOOLIGANSTHOUGHTLESSLY PLAYING LOUD MUSIC

KNOWING IT WOULD ATTRACT MOTHLIKE SOMEONE WITH ONE SENSITIVE

EAR.

[ LAUGHTER ]NOW YOU MIGHT THINK TO YOURSELF

WHY DIDN'T OLD TENDER DRUMS PARKSOMEWHERE ELSE?

[LAUGHTER]BECAUSE FORMER SCUBA DIVING

VIGILANTES DON'T PLAY THAT(bleep).

>> YOU DON'T RECALL SAYING IHATE THAT THUG MUSIC?

>> IF I WOULD HAVE SAID ANYTHINGI WOULD HAVE CALLED IT RAP CRAP.

[ LAUGHTER ]>> Jon: BECAUSE BELIEVE YOU ME

I KNOW MY RACIALLY TINGEDTERMS FOR MUSIC.

THE MUSIC WERE KLEZMER, I WOULDHAVE CALLED IT JEWSIC.

[LAUGHTER]IF THE MUSIC WERE CHINESE, I

WOULD CALL IT WOK AND WOLL.

[ LAUGHTER ]AND OF COURSE, WE ALL KNOW THE

INUITS PLAY ESKIMO-TOWN.

I HAVE 50 OF THESE.

[LAUGHTER]ALL RIGHT BY THE WAY I'M NOT

SAYING DUNN IS RACIST.

IN FACT HE IS A KEEN OBSERVER OFEVERYONE ELSE'S RACISM AS

EVIDENCED BY THIS LETTER HEWROTE WHILE AWAITING TRIAL.

>> IT'S SPOOKY HOW RACISTEVERYONE IS AND HOW BIASED

TOWARDS BLACKS THE COURTS ARE.

THE JAIL IS FULL OF BLACKS ANDTHEY ACT LIKE THUGS.

>> Jon: SEE THAT THE COURTSARE SO BIASED TOWARDS BLACKS

THAT THEY ARE LETTING ALL OFTHEM GO TO JAIL.

[ LAUGHTER ]PICKING UP THREE SQUARES A DAY

AND FREE GYM MEMBERSHIP.

THEY EVEN GET TO SLEEP IN BUNKBEDS.

BETTER THAN CAMP!

BUT BACK TO THEEVENTS.

>> DUNN SAYS HE POLITELY SPOKETO THE TEENS.

>> I SAID CAN YOU TURN THATDOWN, PLEASE.

>> Jon: OH, MY GOD HE SAIDPLEASE AND THEY WERE LIKE THUGS

WITH THE RAP CRAP AND THEYWERE LIKE [BLEEP] YOU OLD MANAND TOOK OUT THEIR GATSAND THEY

SAID YOU WANT MUSIC I GOT MUSICLIKE THIS AND THEY HELD IT LIKE

THIS BOOM BOOM, NOT LIKE ANORMAL PERSON HOLDS A GUN.

LIKE THIS THEY HELD THE GUN.

>> THEY TURNED IT OFF.

[LAUGHTER]>> Jon: THEY TURNED THEIR

MUSIC OFF.

I GUESS WE'RE DONE HERE.

SOMETHING ELSE MUST HAVEHAPPENED.

>> DUNN SAID DAVIS GOT OUTTHREATENING HIM WITH A GUN.

>> Jon: OH, MOTHER (bleep)BACK UP.

BACK UP (bleep) BECAUSE I'LLSHOOT YOU BAM BAM.

>> NO ONE ELSE SAW DAVIS WITH AGUN OR EVEN SAW JORDAN DAVIS GET

OUT OF THE CAR.

[ LAUGHTER ]>> Jon: OH, WELL, SOMEBODY HAD

A GUN.

>> DUNN SAYS HE RETRIEVED HISGUN FROM THE GLOVE

BOX AND FIRED NINESHOTS INTO THE S.U.V. EVEN

STEPPING OUT OF HIS OWN CARTO CONTINUE SHOOTING AS THE

S.U.V. DROVE OFF.

>> Jon: OH, THAT POOR MAN ICOULDN'T IMAGINE HOW LOUD THE

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