Kimmel went on to host his own show at KCMJ in Palm Springs, California, where he persuaded a young Carson Daly to drop out of college and become his intern.After a morning stint at KRQQ in Tucson, Arizona, Kimmel landed at KROQ-FM in Los Angeles.
Silverman wished her ex congratulations on the new addition to his family, joking that since Kimmel has married and had two kids since they broke up, "I guess it really is over [between us]."Despite the distance between them, it seems clear that Sheen is as loving and supportive as ever -- especially when the comic was struggling with a life-threatening case of epiglottitis that landed her in the Intensive Care Unit at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles last June.
WATCH: Sarah Silverman Says She Almost Died, Recounts Terrifying ICU Story"He was there by my side the whole time," Silverman recalled.
Of all the awkward ways to catch up with an ex, sitting down together for a televised interview feels like a particularly inspired form of torture.
Kimmel began his television career as the comedic counterpart to Ben Stein on the game show Win Ben Stein's Money, which began airing on Comedy Central in 1997.
His quick wit and "everyman" personality were counterpoints to Stein's monotonous vocal style and faux-patrician demeanor.