04/24/2013 01:56 pm ET

Salman Rushdie On The Daily Show To Discuss 'Midnight's Children' (VIDEO)

Salman Rushdie appeared on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart last night to talk about "Midnight's Children," the new movie based on his multiple-award winning book.

"It's about India doing something that America did much earlier - kicking the British out," Rushdie said.

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