At-ten-tion, Nation! This week, Stephen celebrates the official end of the Iraq War with two special shows, featuring an incredible roster of guests and an audience made up of entirely of members of the U.S. Armed Forces. Don't miss the most American two days of television since Ronald Reagan's 1982 57-round drag-out heavyweight championship bout with Mikhail Gorbachev, Hans Gruber and an infant John Walker Lindh.
Tuesday, September 7
Anthony Romero – Executive Director of the American Civil Liberties Union. Liberal patient zero.
Wednesday, September 8
Joe Biden and Ray Odierno – The Vice President of the United States and former Commanding General of U.S. Forces in Iraq kick off Stephen's salute to the troops. Let the gaffe-committing and head-shaving begin!
Thursday, September 9
Jim Webb, Joshua Bleill and John Legend – The Returnification continues with the Senior Senator from Virginia and a wounded Marine veteran of Operation: Iraqi Freedom. Then, R&B singer-songwriter John Legend commemorates the official end of the Iraq War by sprinkling his nutmeg all over America's fighting men and women.
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