Jon Stewart mocks John Kerry's James Taylor "charm offensive" in France

Stewart finds much to lampoon in Kerry's approach

Published January 20, 2015 3:14PM (EST)

 Jon Stewart     (Comedy Central)
Jon Stewart (Comedy Central)

Last night Jon Stewart examined the delicate matter of diplomacy and foreign affairs, and then swiftly turned it on its head.

The host of "The Daily Show" discussed everything from the Pope's recent visit to the Philippines, the recent meeting between President Obama and Prime Minister Cameron, and Secretary of State John Kerry's efforts to reassure France of America's friendship, following the U.S. no-show as the solidarity rally.

It is Kerry's trip to Paris leaves Stewart particularly tickled. Watch below:

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