'Daily Show', 'Colbert Report' Going Live on Election Night

The Nov. 4 episodes will feature guest commentary from Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus and The Daily Dish's Andrew Sullivan
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Comedy Central is going live on election night.

Both The Daily Show With Jon Stewart and The Colbert Report will air special back-to-back episodes with live coverage of the midterm elections on Nov. 4, the network announced Tuesday.

On The Daily Show’s special episode — called "Democalypse 2014: America Remembers It Forgot to Vote" and airing at 11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT — host Jon Stewart will be joined via satellite by Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee.

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Likewise, The Colbert Report’s coverage — titled "Midterms '014: Detour to Gridlock: An Exciting Thing That I Am Totally Interested in  —Wait! Don’t Change the Channel. Look at This Video of a Duckling Following a Cat Dressed Like a Shark Riding a Roomba! '014!" and airing at 11:30  p.m. ET/8:30 p.m. PT — will see host Stephen Colbert joined by The Daily Dish's Andrew Sullivan.

Both studio-shot episodes will also be available to view through a multiplatform streaming experience on cc.com and through the Comedy Central App.

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