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Watch The Daily Show lure John Oliver back with Royal Baby talk


If an actor is eager to promote his new, say, HBO weekly comedy show, you don't really need to trick him into appearing on a popular TV program. But for these five and a half minutes from Thursday night's Daily Show, it's much more fun to willingly suspend your disbelief and enjoy Jon Stewart's jokes about Prince William's family's royal visit to Australia, Jessica Smythe-Williams' deliberately horrible British accent, and the brief return of John Oliver to the Daily Show desk. --Peter Weber