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Jon Stewart reveals when he’s leaving ‘The Daily Show’

Mark your calendars.

 

Michelle Jaworski

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Published Apr 21, 2015   Updated May 29, 2021, 12:50 am CDT

Mark your calendars: Jon Stewart has finally announced when he’s leaving his Daily Show anchor desk.

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As with his initial retirement announcement, Stewart waited until the final minutes of Monday night’s show to break the news. And while we’ve still got a few more months with Stewart as host, his final show on Aug. 6 will likely sneak up on us.

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“I will be wearing a suit, I will more than likely be showered,” he joked. “I’m sorry, I’ll be wearing overalls and I won’t shower.”

But Stewart does hope people will tune in—and he’s even offering fans the chance to win a trip to New York City and two tickets to his final taping.

Comedy Central has yet to announce when new host Trevor Noah will succeed Stewart.

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*First Published: Apr 21, 2015, 9:37 am CDT