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The Daily Show gave a sendoff to the one and only Jason Jones, for his last appearance on the show, after 10 years of service as their foreign correspondent — with experiences ranging from talking to Indian voters about politics, to getting threatened by the retired Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev.

Larry Wilmore looked at a variety of topics, ranging from young Americans joining ISIS to other Americans shooting up places right here at home.

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Seth Meyers went over “This Week in Numbers” with a very special guest: Sesame Street’s own Count von Count!

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My Brother, Still

When my brother was a boy, he loved to leave pennies on the railroad tracks up the street from our house and wait for the freight train to flatten them as it zoomed by.

This scared my mother to death. I don't know that she ever found a flattened penny in the pocket of his jeans or heard it rattling around in the clothes dryer. More likely, she got regular dispatches from the neighborhood gossips reporting for duty.

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