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Oct.16.2013
 Henry Bushkin was the longtime barrister and advocate of the late-night king of television. His new book, Johnny Carson, is a juicy peek inside the noted celebrity’s life. Bushkin’s memoir is a well-written corporate tale that reveals the tough business of staying America’...
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May.14.2013
Dr. Joyce Brothers was a psychologist, television personality, and advice columnist. She went on to do syndicated advice shows on both television and radio, during a broadcasting career that lasted more than four decades.  In addition to The Dr. Joyce Brothers Show, she had a...
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Nov.20.2012
 Turner Classic Movies has secured the rights to broadcast  about 50 vintage interviews from The Tonight Show. Beginning in the Summer of 2013, TCM will air the footage in a series of ten one-hour episodes, primarily prior to, or after, a motion picture starring the subject...
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Jul.02.2012
Julian Goodman, the former NBC president, has died. He first joined the network in 1945, and worked the nightly news desk. He eventually became executive vice president of NBC News at the time Chet Huntley and David Brinkley were competitors to Walter Cronkite on CBS. JULIAN GOODMAN He was...
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Jan.25.2010
Now, the last episode of The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien aired on Friday, January 22nd, 2009. I have been an avid Conan fan since I was about 13 and he took the Late Night show from Dave Letterman, during the original Late Night Wars of the early 90s. Now much of this has been bandied about...
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Jun.23.2009
Ed McMahon while working on behalf of the MDA 2005 Telethon. Image Credit: Charity.com Sidekick, Pitchman, Trusted Friend Ed McMahon Dead At 86 It was a little over one year ago when all anyone could hear, and then remember about the famous, almost indelible sidekick of late night television, Ed...
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Mar.02.2008
I was watching Richard Roper on Jay Leno the other night. The teaser before the segment's commercial break was, "When we return, we'll talk about the worst movies of the year." They came back and had a very interesting discussion about bad movies. Leno asked if there are times when the...