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Despite what's been passed down in late - night war lore, talk show host David Letterman tells Oprah his rivalry with Tonight Show host Jay Leno did not start when Dave was passed over for Johnny Carson's old seat. Watch as he reflects on his old friend and reveals why Jay is the funniest guy he's ...
At 65, David Letterman is one year shy of the age comedian Johnny Carson was when he retired from The Tonight Show. Dave says that at one point in his career, he had a contentious relationship with the president of CBS, Les Moonves. See why Dave now says he'll take his cue from Les for when it's ...
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give up his beloved backyard and move closer to his work in New York City. One night we were all watching Johnny Carson on late - night TV, and my father had a stroke. It seemed like an eternity for the ambulance to arrive. He quit smoking
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A truly stand-up guy of late - night television talks about his boy's life (more than 100 different ..... club circuit, Jay first appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson in 1977. When Carson retired in 1992, Jay won the top job. In
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David Letterman tells Oprah why he thought he was the heir apparent to Johnny Carson on The Tonight Show.
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