UPDATE: 7:30 AM: The Daily Show said so long to its longest running writer.
J.R. Havlan who, with 2,821 episodes to his credit, pre-dated host Jon Stewart — his tenure dates back to the Craig Kilborn days. Stewart closed out last night’s telecast with a Moment of Zen devoted to Havlan. Watch here:
PREVIOUS: Havlan tweeted about his exit:
— j.r. havlan (@JRHavlan) June 26, 2014
Here’s the reference: