Christopher Meloni Makes a Surprise, Hilarious Appearance in ‘Daily Show’ Fake Trailer

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In what is, hands-down, the funniest thing to happen on a late-night comedy show this week (and maybe this month), Jon Stewart ends an already-hilarious report on Anthony Bologna, the NYPD cop with an itchy pepper-spray-button finger accused of going nuts with the stuff on Wall Street protesters, with a trailer for the TV series on his life that's just waiting to happen. And guess who stars as Tony Bologna, "the fine mist of the law"? Dearly departed "Law & Order: SVU" star Christopher Meloni! Meloni's past comedy work includes "Wet Hot American Summer" and "Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle," so maybe he's just going to focus on that now (if we're lucky.) Don't miss this, it's hysterical: