The Commander-in-chief took the opportunity to issue a sweeping executive order, jokingly banning Stewart from leaving.
Since Obama is also leaving his job soon, they both spent twenty minutes reflecting on recent years. It was emotional, interesting, and informative. Here's the full interview:
It was the president's seventh appearance on the popular current affairs show, which will be taken over by South African comedian Trevor Noah when Jon Stewart vacates his seat after 16 years at the helm.