Last night on The Daily Show, David Sedaris talks to Jon Stewart about his 9th book, “Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls,” a collection of narrative essays released on April 23, 2013. It debuted at the Number One Spot on the New York Times Bestseller List.
Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls
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