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Colbert Welcomes Back His Writers — With Help From Tiki, Judy Miller, Kevin Bacon, And Baryshnikov

03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

With the vote to end the strike made official on Tuesday, writers returned to work yesterday — and while scripted TV shows will come back at varying points (see here), "The Daily Show" and "The Colbert Report" both returned to their pre-strike states last night.

To celebrate, Colbert marched his writers in one by one and announced them all by name — with special guests Tiki Barber, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Judy Miller, and Kevin Bacon. Watch:

For his part, Stewart marveled over the "words in the prompter, script on my desk, the vending machine upstairs out of Funyuns — the writers are back!"

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