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  1. Letterman gets 13.7M in finale, but Leno did betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KSBW-TV

    ... 13.7 million and was the largest audience for the host since February 1994. Leno's 2014 farewell from "The Tonight Show" averaged 14.6 million viewers. As big as the night was for Letterman, it wasn't even his own biggest showing. In fact it was his ...

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  2. David Letterman: last Late Show a 'terrific' upbeat affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The First Post

    ... his career disappointments. "I'll be honest with you, it's beginning to look like I'm not going to get the Tonight Show," he said, in reference to losing out to Jay Leno to replace Johnny Carson as host of The Tonight Show in 1992, which is still ...

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  3. VIDEO: Jeff Foxworthy, Pitbull Play 'Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?' on TONIGHTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... for Johnny Carson and THE STORY BEHIND his famous "redneck" jokes. Watch the clips below! In 2014, "The Tonight Show" returned to its New York origins when "The Tonight Show Starring J immy Fallon " made its broadcast debut from Studio 6B in ...

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  4. David Letterman: 'I'll Be Honest With You - It's Beginning to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boise Weekly

    ... quipped in his monologue "I'll be honest with you - it's beginning to look like I'm not going to get 'The Tonight Show.'" More of his trademark self-deprecation followed when he observed that he had done more than 6,000 shows, then joked that noted ...

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  5. What's David Letterman going to do next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... would be an instant ratings draw for any number of channels. (His longtime rival Jay Leno, who signed off "The Tonight Show" in early 2014, now has a show about cars on CNBC.) At various points in his interview with Pauley, he remarked that "I doubt ...

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  6. David Letterman says good nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... on a sore point in his career saying, "I'll be honest with you, it's looking like I won't be getting 'The Tonight Show.'" At one point, Letterman poked fun at himself by asking how he knew it was time to retire. "One of the signs was -- Todd, the ...

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  7. David Letterman's Final 'Late Show': Star-Studded Top 10, Heartfelt GoodbyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Hollywood Reporter

    ... successor in favor of Jay Leno . "I'll be honest with you. It's beginning to look like I'm not going to get The Tonight Show ," Letterman quipped. He also needled Scientology: "I know people are well-meaning, but I am sick and tired ... [of], 'What ...

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  8. David Letterman's Late Show Finale to Feature Jay Leno? Find Out...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | E! Online

    ... North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas and Las Vegas. Leno has made several TV appearances since leaving The Tonight Show last year after more than 22 years. He appeared on the revamped series with new host Jimmy Fallon , on HBO's Real Time With Bill ...

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  9. Video: Watch Jamie Foxx Channel Jennifer Hudson, Lion King & More on 'Tonight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Dozen Roses and performs "Baby's In Love" with special guest Kid Ink. Watch all the clips below! In 2014, "The Tonight Show" returned to its New York origins when "The Tonight Show Starring J immy Fallon " made its broadcast debut from Studio 6B in ...

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  10. Letterman producer: No Leno on 'Late Show' finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    ... The rivalry between the two comedians is the stuff of late-night legend. After Leno was named host of "The Tonight Show" in 1992, beating Letterman for the coveted job, Letterman moved to CBS, and the two hosts began a long battle for viewers. If ...

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  11. After Losing to Jay Leno, David Letterman's Bitterness Cost Him His Indiana SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Breitbart.com

    ... go. It is not hard to trace the long, sad, bitter fall of David Letterman. In early 1992, Letterman lost "The Tonight Show" to Jay leno. Letterman believed Johnny's chair was rightfully his (it was), that he was Carson's heir apparent (he was), and ...

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  12. Jimmy Fallon Salutes David Letterman: 'I Will Miss Him'Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | RollingStone

    Only two more episodes of Late Show remain before David Letterman retires, and on Monday's episode of The Tonight Show , Jimmy Fallon paid tribute to Letterman, the man who changed the face of late-night television. "This show, what late night has become, is a result of [Letterman] playing with the genre and exploring," Fallon said.

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  13. David Letterman Signs Off From Late ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sky News

    ... quipped in his monologue: "I'll be honest with you - it's beginning to look like I'm not going to get The Tonight Show." More of his trademark self-deprecation followed when he observed that he had done more than 6,000 shows, then joked that British ...

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  14. David Letterman's Finale Draws Biggest Ratings In DecadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Cinema Blend News

    ... is just a little less than the 14.6 million total viewers who tuned in for Jay Leno's final episode of The Tonight Show just over a year ago. Interestingly, however, Leno's last bow benefitted from airing right after the Winter Olympics on NBC, ...

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  15. David Letterman Says Goodbye After 33 Hilarious YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... segment." His next joke: "I want to be honest with you - it's beginning to look like I'm not gonna get 'The Tonight Show."' Letterman kidded about something that had occurred to him: "When I screw up, I'll have to go on somebody else's show to ...

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  16. Letterman draws biggest audience in 21 years with finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... of his very last TV show after more than three decades. "It's beginning to look like I'm not going to get 'The Tonight Show.'" "I'll be honest with you," David Letterman said at the outset of his very last TV show after more than three decades. ...

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  17. David Letterman offers sincerity in making his final round of goodbyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... of his very last TV show after more than three decades. "It's beginning to look like I'm not going to get 'The Tonight Show.'" What he did get, on show No. 6028 Wednesday of the nation's longest late-night career, was a celebrity studded sendoff ...

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  18. David Letterman retires: His most notable interviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... (1985): Their feud may have been the dominating theme of the past few decades, but before Leno took over "The Tonight Show" from Johnny Carson, he was a frequent guest on "Late Night." Will Leno make one more appearance with Letterman before they're ...

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  19. David Letterman's late night legacy will live on: Darcy cartoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Plain Dealer

    Last night David Letterman said goodbye to late night TV after a 33 year run, but his comedy stylings live on with Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, Seth Myers, James Corden and Conan O'Brien. Letterman's over 6,000 shows on NBC and CBS established him as a pioneering and standard-setting late night comedy icon.

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  20. David Letterman's final broadcast was as subversive, as punk rock, as everRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mashable

    ... From Wednesday night's monologue: "I'll be honest with ya. It's beginning to look like I'm not gonna get The Tonight Show ." The most savvy guests gave it right back to him; you knew you got Dave with a real stinger when he made that pursed-lips ...

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