For the second time this year (remember Letterman?) an era has ended.
It was a star studded affair, filled with many of the stars that the Daily Show has created over the years, and was filled with laughs. However, for many of us, the most perfect moment came in the middle of the send-off.
Colbert at once simultaneously showed how incredible of a wit and talent he is, while brilliantly and flawlessly encapsulating both his own love and gratitude to Stewart, and expressing the sentiment of all of his loyal fans at home vicariously.
It's truly a lovely moment:
From the bottom of all our hearts, from the talented comedians to the everyday man and woman: Thanks Jon.