Must-see morning clip: "The Daily Show" on the lack of transparency around the drone memos

Aasif Mandvi wants you to know that he has seen them, but he won't release any information


Prachi Gupta
February 22, 2013 7:20PM (UTC)

Ten days after President Barack Obama promised to increase government transparency during his State of the Union address, the White House has still not released the controversial drone memos, theorized to be a "kill list" or justification for drone strikes. Incredulously, "The Daily Show" correspondent Aasif Mandvi has seen them -- but he can't say anything about them:

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Prachi Gupta

Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at pgupta@salon.com.

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