11/30/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Obama Appearance Gives "Daily Show" Its Biggest Audience Ever

Comedy Central's "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" pulled in its biggest audience ever Wednesday night.

The 11 p.m. episode, which featured an appearance by presidential candidate Barack Obama, averaged 3.6 million total viewers, beating by 600,000 viewers the previous record set October 8 when his wife Michelle Obama appeared on the show.

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