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Jon Stewart reveals all to Stephen Colbert live on stage

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Stephen Colbert interviewed Jon Stewart at the Wellmont Theatre, Friday night, a fundraiser for the Montclair Film Festival.

Among the highlights of the two-hour talk:

  • Stewart almost quit the Daily Show early on after a disastrous writers’ meeting.
  • Colbert explained his past sleepwalking problem, which once culminated in an awkward this-isn’t-what-it-looks-like moment with his wife.
  • Stewart spoke about the one Daily Show clip he can’t bring himself to re-watch. 
  • How Colbert’s love of Lord of the Rings almost prevented one of his most famous Daily Show segments from happening.

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