Winstead: "Funny is like sushi—do you like sushi, or do you not like sushi?"
Though some broadcasters are taking investigative journalism seriously again, the "Fright Wing" still holds America's attention.
Comedians are asking questions that the media had ceased to ask.
The comedienne remembers feeling almost as though Americans were paid off to elect Bush.
It was important to the comedienne that mainstream media be critiqued, not just news-makers.