"My guess is they were casting as wide and as weird a net as they could. I'm sure part of them was thinking, 'Why don't we just make it a variety show?' "
Jon Stewart has confirmed New York magazine's report earlier this month that he was approached about hosting Meet the Press as NBC revamped the Sunday morning show in the wake of host David Gregory's departure.
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