Jon Stewart and David Letterman are Emerging from Retirement to Entertain the Troops

Norman Weiss
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Jon Stewart and David Letterman are emerging from retirement to entertain the troops

President Obama is expected to attend and Judd Apatow will also be part of a USO comedy show the former Daily Show host is emceeing next week at Andrews Air Force Base. This will be Stewart’s second USO performance in a month, while the event will mark a rare public appearance for Letterman, who's coming up on his one-year anniversary of his final Late Show.


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