Jon Stewart hands The Daily Show over to John Oliver as he leaves to direct ‘Rosewater’ film

By Eric W. Dolan
Friday, June 7, 2013 0:25 EDT
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The Daily Show host Jon Stewart turned the reins of his show over to John Oliver on Thursday night, but not before explaining his upcoming absence. Stewart is temporarily leaving the show to direct the feature film Rosewater about Iranian journalist Maziar Bahari. Oliver, meanwhile, reveled in his new position by putting Stewart’s collection of pens down his pants.

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Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan has served as an editor for Raw Story since August 2010, and is based out of Sacramento, California. He grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and received a Bachelor of Science from Bradley University. Eric is also the publisher and editor of PsyPost. You can follow him on Twitter @ewdolan.
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