Articles tagged david letterman

“Goodnight, Everybody”: Last Night with David Letterman

In saying goodbye to David Letterman, you realize that late nights will never be the same.

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18 May 2015 // 2:15 PM

David Letterman Kept It Fresh on Late Night for 33 Years

All things change, and everything ends, and after Wednesday we will no longer be living in a world in which David Letterman is on television five nights a week.

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Janelle Monáe Rocks Letterman, Today Show & Hijacks Airwaves

Letterman called Janelle Monáe "the hardest working woman in show business" after she danced apocalyptic on his desk. Check out that video and others here.

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Political Humor and Its Diss Contents

Political humor brings a lot of joy and laughter into our often humdrum lives, but is our national laugh fest a good thing for the nation at large?

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14 Feb 2011 // 7:00 AM

Rewinding the 53rd Annual Grammys

Performance-filled show often gave excellent tributes to music greats, but barely passed out any awards. This is going to be a long post!

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Through A (Broken) Glass, Darkly: Celebrating The American Splendor of Harvey Pekar

To become a meaningful artist one must be intolerant of cliche; to become a meaningful human being one must be intolerant of untruth. Harvey Pekar was both.

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12 May 2010 // 6:47 AM

MGMT - Live on Letterman (video)

Everyone wants to be in the music business these days, except for of course the actual music business itself, which would rather be in the

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11 May 2010 // 9:56 AM

David Letterman: The greatest TV host in the world!

NEW YORK — Taking the stage for the pre-show warm-up, he ran out like a champion fighter with surprising speed and grace. And then he leaned

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The Burden of Being Pop Psychic

Based on the shock and awe the media is exhibiting over recent entertainment events, my predictions must involve supernatural psychic powers since I saw it all coming.

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What has 140 characters or less and no Letterman? Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey talked up Twitter during a witty exchange Tuesday night on “The Late Show

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11 Jun 2009 // 7:08 AM

NEW YORK — Effectively accusing David Letterman of being a dirty old man, Sarah Palin ripped the CBS late night host Wednesday for making crude jokes

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4 Feb 2009 // 3:01 AM

From the time he walked through the curtain on “The Late Show” Tuesday, former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich was a walking punch line, drawing big

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Dave, Jay, Jimmy, Conan and Craig all returned to work Wednesday. Jon and Stephen are supposed to return Monday. And if you don’t know

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10 Jan 2005 // 1:00 AM

Bill Hicks Live: Satirist, Social Critic, Stand-Up Comedian

Shocking and mocking his way through the mid-'80s comedy scene, Bill Hicks invited controversy with his dark, explicit sexual humor.

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Ed

1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Ed

Everyone in Stuckeyville seems to have an anomalous background and perspective on life, so the advice that Ed gets ranges from the practical to the absurd.

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