After a week of vacation, Comedy Central’s Jon Stewart returned to news of the Casey Anthony verdict.

Stewart didn’t think he could feel any worse about America until The Daily Show correspondent John Oliver explained the details of the phone hacking scandal that has tainted Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp.

Oliver needed little other than actual news clips presenting actual details of the scandal to describe what he called a “shit sundae.”

Watch this video from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast July 11, 2011.