All eyes were on Conan O'Brien Monday night -- and that's not a figurative statement. TBS' debut of Conan defeated both his Tonight Show rival Jay Leno and fellow Leno roadkill, Late Show's David Letterman. Conan's premiere pulled in 4.2 million viewers, with 3.3 million in … [Read more...]
Bye bye, beard!
Letterman announced that he would be shaving the beard . And just after it got the key to the city, too... But good riddance. He looked like a cross between Santa, a terrorist, and a poorly groomed Shih tzu. The beard will be shaved off on Monday, and incorporated into … [Read more...]
TV talk show ratings spike
Theeyyy're back.... After late night talk shows plunged into two-month replay hell because of the writers strike, Jay Leno has finally returned, and with a vengeance. About 7.2 million people tuned in, over 40% more than his usual ratings. Letterman drew in 5.5 million … [Read more...]