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You Will Be Missed! Jon Stewart's 10 Best Moments On 'The Daily Show'

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May. 25 2018, Updated 11:44 a.m. ET

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Jon Stewart ended his 16-year stint as anchor of The Daily Show last night. But before he's gone for good, RadarOnline.com takes a look back at his 16 years at the anchor desk. Enjoy your moment of zen!

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Jon Stewart began The Daily Show back on January 11, 1999. Before he became the comedic anchor that we all love. He had already appeared in films, such as Half-Baked and Big Daddy. He even had his own television show, The Jon Stewart Show.

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The comedian quickly rose to prominence during President George W. Bush's administration, giving constant shade to the President on issues such as the war in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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The Daily Show With Jon Stewart From St. Paul – Day 4

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However, he is best remembered for his constant feuding against Fox News.

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Stewart's best Fox News feud was with Bill O'Reilly. In 2012, the two debated at George Washington University.

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In 2009, Stewart tore apart CNBC for their financial advice. He later invited Jim Cramer to The Daily Show for a one-on-one interview.

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O’Reilly Vs. Stewart 2012: The Rumble In The Air-Conditioned Auditorium

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While Stewart was frenemies with Bill O'Reilly, he showed no love for Glenn Beck on March 18, 2010 when he dismantled Glenn Beck's argument about America's alleged progression to a more liberal state.

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Restore Sanity Rally on the Mall

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n October 30, 2010, Stewart and Stephen Colbert held a rally which they called "Rally To Restore Insanity and/or Fear" in Washington D.C.

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However, what fans will miss most about Jon is sense of humor and ability to laugh at his own jokes. During a skit about the Prince Charles scandal, Stewart and Colbert could not keep a straight face.

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On Febuary 10, Stewart told viewers that he would leave The Daily Show. Shortly after, Trevor Noah was announced as his replacement as anchor.

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The Daily Show With Jon Stewart From St. Paul – Day 4

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Sadly, Stewart ended his career on The Daily Show on August 6, 2015. Stay tuned for his future plans!

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