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  1. SC's Stephen Colbert to replace David LettermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The State

    ... that began in 1992 when he launched "Late Night" on NBC. He jumped to CBS when Jay Leno, not he, won NBC's "The Tonight Show" upon Johnny Carson's retirement. Leno stepped down from "Tonight" in February, replaced by Jimmy Fallon. The new late night ...

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  2. Colbert Missing Huge Viral Video ProwessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... of his late night rivals. In fact, while NBC's Jimmy Fallon has nearly three million YouTube subscribers (The Tonight Show's channel has generated a close to 670 million views on YouTube), and ABC's late night star Jimmy Kimmel has become known for ...

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  3. Colbert's move to flip the script on late-night TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | USA Today

    ... generational shift in TV talk, following Jimmy Fallon appears with Stephen Colbert, right, during Fallon's 'The Tonight Show' debut in February. CBS has announced Colbert will become host of competing 'The Late Show' when David Letterman retires. ...

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  4. Who will replace David Letterman? That might not be the right question.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Denver Post

    If the network had thrown full, vocal support behind Craig Ferguson years ago, this guessing game wouldn't be in progress.

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  5. Stephen Colbert's Replacement: A Question Even Bigger Than Letterman'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Mashable

    ... sustain the 1-2 ratings punch it and The Daily Show have enjoyed since their combined bloc surpassed even The Tonight Show With Jay Leno in key demos. In the past couple of years, the Stewart-Colbert "show" has become the most-watched late-night ...

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  6. Celebrity odds and endsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Daily Record

    ... that began in 1992 when he launched "Late Night" on NBC. He jumped to CBS when Jay Leno, not he, won NBC's "The Tonight Show" upon Johnny Carson's retirement. Leno stepped down from "Tonight" in February, replaced by Jimmy Fallon. The new late night ...

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  7. Stephen Colbert the man, not the character, will take over for LettermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Canada.com

    ... at 11:30 p.m. In one of the ironies of the moment, Colbert is friends with Jimmy Fallon, who took over The Tonight Show after Jay Leno's retirement. Colbert and Fallon have rival Ben & Jerry's ice cream flavours: Colbert's is AmericaCone Dream; ...

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  8. CBS announces that Stephen Colbert will be replacing David Letterman as host of "The Late Show."Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    ... late-night television landscape at the major networks. Jay Leno bid farewell as host of NBC's top-rated "The Tonight Show" in February and was replaced by Jimmy Fallon, who had been following him as host of "Late Night." Fallon in turn was succeeded ...

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  9. Colbert in for LettermanRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Erie Times News

    ... that began in 1992 when he launched "Late Night" on NBC. He jumped to CBS when Jay Leno, not he, won NBC's "The Tonight Show" upon Johnny Carson's retirement. Leno stepped down from "Tonight" in February, replaced by Jimmy Fallon. The new late night ...

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  10. a A cultural change,a as Stephen Colbert replaces David Letterman on a The Late ShowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... Jon Stewart and Colbert, 49, have built upon. With 39-year-old Jimmy Fallon having inherited NBC's “The Tonight Show” earlier this year, the Colbert announcement clearly reflects an effort to tap into corporate cousin Comedy Central's ...

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  11. What if CBS had gone with someone else?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Bellingham Herald

    ... O'Brien: Unfortunately, he has a lot working against him because of his ill-fated seven-month run on “The Tonight Show” in 2010. Sure, there were a lot of factors working against him at the time (“The Jay Leno Show” lead-in?), ...

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  12. Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman on 'Late Show'Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Star Online

    ... the job of interviewing, which he does really well," said Bianculli. Jimmy Fallon, 39, who took over NBC's The Tonight Show from Jay Leno in February, and Seth Meyers, Fallon's 40-year-old replacement on the network's Late Night programme, each ...

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  13. Los Angeles mayor quickly vies for West Coast relocation of retiring Letterman's 'Late Show'Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Prince Albert Daily Herald

    ... Southern California lost a decades-old local late-night staple two months ago when Jimmy Fallon took over "The Tonight Show" from Jay Leno and moved the production from Burbank to New York.

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  14. Who should CBS hire to replace David Letterman?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | WTVR Richmond

    Letterman was the guy who dropped bowling balls and watermelons from the roof of a tall building.

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  15. Letterman to retire from - Late Show' in 2015Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Korea Herald

    ... then, we look forward to celebrating Dave's remarkable show and incredible talents." Leno retired from "The Tonight Show" earlier this year, making way for "Late Night" host Jimmy Fallon to take over the NBC institution. Fallon had been hosting ...

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  16. David Letterman, weirdo: An appreciationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Globe and Mail

    ... by the network executives. They'd gone to bed. Back then, nobody in power cared much what unfolded after The Tonight Show ended. Then, of course, word spread. David Letterman was weird, inspired, talented and, given the adoration he inspired, a ...

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  17. Video: David Letterman Announces RetirementRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... century old that was famously home to "The Ed Sullivan Show." The Los Angeles-based Leno, 63, retired from "The Tonight Show" this year, clearing the way, not by his choice, for "Late Night" host Jimmy Fallon to move up to that TV institution. In ...

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  18. David Letterman pushed to retire as a result of Jimmy Fallon's high ratings, source saysRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Fox News

    ... into the late night landscape, with its younger audience focus and heavy marketing campaign, pushed "The Tonight Show" well over rivals Letterman and Kimmel in the ratings rat race with the key demographic, 18-49. Since the change, Letterman has ...

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  19. David Letterman to retire from 'Late Show' in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | WSOCTV

    ... century old that was famously home to "The Ed Sullivan Show." The Los Angeles-based Leno, 63, retired from "The Tonight Show" this year, clearing the way, not by his choice, for "Late Night" host Jimmy Fallon to move up to that TV institution. "For ...

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  20. Letterman announces retirementRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Seeking Alpha

    ... in the much coveted 18-49 age group behind the far younger Jimmy Fallon, who replaced Jay Leno on NBC's "The Tonight Show" less than two months ago, and Jimmy Kimmel of ABC. Since taking over, Fallon has built up a solid overall lead. Candidates to ...

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