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Jon Stewart vs. Chicago-style pizza

Daily Show host had some things to say about Chicago-style pizza, including calling it “not a pizza” but a “casserole” or “tomato soup in a bread bowl.”  Well, we’re not going to take that, are we?

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Marc Malnati speaks with Bob and Marianne about his recent appearance on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart, where he brokered a truce between Chicago and New York pizzas.


Pete McMurray talks to Marc Malnati right after his appearance on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.


Marc Malnati responds to The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart from the streets of New York.


Marc Malnati, owner of Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria, reacts to Jon Stewart’s rant on Chicago-style pizza.  He says that New York pizza is more of a snack food and that it all tastes the same.


A slice of Lou Malnati’s sausage deep dish pizza (Michael Rich / RedEye)