Wednesday, September 09, 2009

Late Night Wars

"Leno may now dominate prime time, but Letterman has triumphed by doing something more interesting: He’s grown up."

-- the new issue of New York magazine, which has several articles about late-night TV, including a timeline of the various shows, a list of the hosts who have passed on to the talk-show graveyard (who remembers Paul Robins and Phil Cowan of "The Wilton-North Report"?), and a conversation between Jimmy Fallon and Dick Cavett.