Stephen Colbert Brings Jon Stewart to Tears in The Daily Show Farewell

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“All of us who were lucky enough to work with you for 16 years are better at our jobs because we got to watch you do yours,” former correspondent tells host

BY CATE MISCZUK I August 8, 2015

Jon Stewart & Colbert

Stephen Colbert ditched his alter ego, and funny guy routine, to wish fellow late night host Jon Stewart a heartfelt goodbye this week.

In his surprise appearance on the last episode of The Daily Show, Colbert did manage to make us laugh, kicking off the segment by comparing Stewart’s Daily Show journey to Colbert’s beloved Lord of the Rings: “Like Frodo, you are leaving us on a voyage to the undying lands … For 16 years, you and your basic cable fellowship of funny, clutched that ring of power and trudged up the steep slopes of mt. doom”. read more

Stephen Colbert Stars in New Promos

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Stephen Colbert stepped down from the Captain’s Chair at Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report in December of 2015. To say that his show’s finale was a star-studded event would be the understatement of the century. Take a quick look below!

Today, nearly 8 months later, we’ve been treated to a new side of Stephen. Or, more accurately, a new style; growing a fierce beard and taking time to engage with fellow comedians (like his appearance on Jerry Seinfeld’s Crackle series “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee”). The moment almost arrived where Stephen was ready to shave the Colbeard, but alas, it was too soon. read more