Watch Stephen Colbert's Emotional Lord of the Rings Goodbye to Jon Stewart

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"Say goodbye to your Sam". 

This past Thursday evening, August 6th, Jon Stewart concluded his generation-defining run on The Daily Show. Many came to say good-bye, but Stephen Colbert made the most memorable farewell. 

Colbert appropriately used a Lord of the Rings metaphor, calling Stewart "Frodo" while he refers to himself as Sam. Watch the emotional and awesomely nerdy farewell below:

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