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Jon Stewart isn’t quite done riffing on the news. Nor is he done making good news of his own.

For the past three years, Jon Stewart has been using The Daily Show to train veterans for backstage jobs. With his tenure at the show ending, Stewart is now encouraging his fellow entertainers to carry the torch.

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On their 57th anniversary, this man surprised his wife in the hospital
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Jim Russell and his wife, Elinor, have never been much for big celebrations. But with the help of his family, Jim decided to make the 57th anniversary special. 

Russell’s granddaughter tweeted out photos of Jim arriving to Elinor’s hospital with flowers and chocolate wearing the tux he donned when they ballroom danced. 

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The government seized $107,000 from this small business owner. His only crime was dealing in cash.
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UPDATE: The government gave it back. Thanks to an eagle-eyed Facebook user for bringing this to our attention.

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Lyndon McLellan runs a convenience store in rural North Carolina. He sells soda, cigarettes and catfish sandwiches for a living.

Thanks to a law established to crack down on drug dealers and terrorists, the I.R.S. seized his business bank account.

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