Tag Archives: Jay Leno

Jay Leno Says Goodbye

The Tea Party won’t like this part: “People say to me, ‘Why didn’t you go to ABC, to Fox?’ I don’t know anybody over there. These are the only people I have ever known. I’m also proud to say, this is a union show. And I have never worked with a more professional group of people in my life. They …

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Obama On Russia: I Have No Patience For Countries That Treat LGBT People Badly

Last night President Obama made a lengthy appearance on the Tonight Show, where Jay Leno brought up the subject of Russia’s crackdown on LGBT people. Jay Leno also brought up the recent crackdown on gays in Russia, comparing the country’s treatment of homosexuality to the way Nazi Germany persecuted Jews. President Obama said he has “no patience for countries that …

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Seth Myers To Succeed Jimmy Fallon

SNL’s Seth Myers will take over for Jimmy Fallon as the host of Late Night when Fallon replaces Jay Leno on The Tonight Show early next year. “Late Night with Seth Meyers” will be shot at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City, with Lorne Michaels serving as executive producer and with Michael Shoemaker remaining as producer. “Since 1982, there …

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Leno Rips On Dr. George Rekers

The Rekers hooker scandal made Jay Leno’s opening monologue last night. Start the below full episode clip at 7:00 for the zingers. Of course, Leno couldn’t exit the bit without trading homophobic jibes with his band leader over which of them would be visiting Rentboy.com after the show.

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Tweet Of The Day – Conan O’Brien

After the debacle that was his exit from NBC, Conan O’Brien has landed a new late night show at TBS. The Turner Entertainment president, Steve Koonin, laid out the network’s offer to give Mr. O’Brien a show at 11 p.m. weeknights, but Mr. Polone said that the Conan side had an immediate reaction: “You guys already have an 11 p.m. …

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Sarah Palin On Jay Leno

Sarah Palin appeared on Jay Leno’s relaunched Tonight Show last night to talk up teabaggers and Fox News. Note how the house band walks her in to Everyday People. Ugh. If you can stand it, Free Republic has a live thread from the show.

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Quote Of The Day – Conan O’Brien

“When I was a little boy, I remember watching The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson and thinking ‘Someday, I’m going to host that show for 7 months.’ – Conan O’Brien, who yesterday rejected NBC’s plan to delay his show for thirty minutes so that Jay Leno can return to late night at 11:30pm. Both Fox and ABC are said to …

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Ellen On Leno

Ellen DeGeneres appeared on The Tonight Show on Tuesday to denounce Proposition 8. Go Ellen! (Via – Queerty)

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McCain On Leno

John McCain appeared on The Tonight Show last night, walking out to a standing ovation from the audience. Leno had opened with a monologue litany of old man jokes and McCain continued with jokes of his own. “My security number is 8.” As always, McCain is smooth and charming and gets some deserved laughs when he offers his VP slot …

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Jay Leno Comes Out
(In Support of Gay Marriage)

Perhaps as penance for his recent “gay face” controversy, Tonight Show host Jay Leno will appear at a gay marriage rally at a West Hollywood gay bar tonight. Jay Leno will be among the boldfaced names at a gay marriage celebration and rally tomorrow night at the Abbey in West Hollywood. T.R. Knight will join the Matthew Shepard Foundation’s Judy …

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