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Mike Mullen on Daily Show: Staying Apolitical is Critical (Video)

Mike Mullen with Jon Stewart on The Daily Show
Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley / DoD
Mike Mullen with Jon Stewart on The Daily Show

Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Mike Mullen made his third appearance on "The Daily Show" last night, and had a lot to say about the importance staying apolitical and listening to different opinions in a job like his.

Admiral Mullen told Stewart:

Stewart spent several weeks together in Afghanistan with Mullen this summer. Former stand-up comedian Stewart participated in a USO Tour meant to boost troop morale.

Mullen is slated to retire from his post at month's end. He told Stewart his plans for retirement included "A long winter's nap."

You can watch the entire interview here: