John Oliver Gives Tearful Goodbye To ‘The Daily Show’ (VIDEO)

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John Oliver, a veteran of more than seven years on Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show,’ gave a tearful goodbye on Thursday night as he departs to lead his own comedy production on HBO.

Jon Stewart and Co. gave him a sendoff that included highlights from his work on the show as well as numerous field interviews.

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