President Obama and former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney had lunch at the White House on Thursday, marking their first face-to-face meeting since the election. 

Why did the lunch have to take place at the White House? wondered Comedy Central's Jon Stewart on his Thursday night program. 

"Obama couldn't have met the guy at a restaurant? Had to make him come to the White House," Stewart said. "That's some cold brew. 'Hey, Romney, what's up man? Hey, isn't it funny? You almost lived here.'"

Check out the complete clip below.