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Jon Stewart Gashes Hand While Taping Weiner Skit

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May. 28 2018, Updated 10:13 a.m. ET

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The show must go on --  even when you’re bleeding.

On Tuesday’s  The Daily Show, Jon Stewart badly cut his hand while taping a skit about his friend, Rep. Anthony Weiner, but ever the pro, the funnyman kept on going anyway.

Stewart injured himself when he broke a glass and gashed his hand while filming a bit that had him mockingly reenacting Weiner’s news conference on Monday in which he admitted to sending lewd photos of himself to six women.

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Eventually, the taping was briefly stopped so  Stewart could get medical attention; it  resumed once he was bandaged up.   The accident was left in Tuesday's show.

After college, Stewart and Weiner’s girlfriend were roommates in New York’s Soho neighborhood, and Weiner spent a lot of time there and the two became friends.


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