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David Barton & Jon Stewart: Good Lord, Rick Perry Made This Guy a Textbook Expert?

David Barton, the rightwing activist who's devoted to "proving" that American history is one big, long panoply of Christian faith, was on the

Daily Show

this week.

Barton, of course, was appointed an expert by the State Board of Education, with Governor Rick Perry's blessing via Gail Lowe, who he appointed SBOE chair. Keep that in mind as you watch the extended half-hour cut of the interview.

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