the mastermind and custodian of my own myth
"…Jon Stewart, several agreed, was a good public historian simply for confronting politicians with inconvenient truths about the past. "A historian", Edward Ayers, the president of the University of Richmond and a host of the popular podcast “BackStory with the American History Guys” added, "is simply someone who has interesting things to say about the past, and can point to the documentary record to prove them."