Thank goodness for Jon Stewart.
The Daily Show host devoted his entire last show of the year to the 9/11 First Responders.
Something close to his heart, the 9/11 First Responders Bill, has been blocked by Congress, meanwhile the hefty tax cut bill was quickly extended, outraging Stewart.
Stewart speaks with four first responders who are now suffering from several illnesses, including cancer and heart disease, due to the fire, ash, and debris covering ground zero.
Watch the very emotional clips (above).