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WATCH: Homer Simpsons Does Letterman's 'Top Ten'

Posted 11.09.2012 | Comedy

Two American comedy institutions came together Thursday night on "The Late Show" when Homer Simpson dropped by to read David Letterman's "Top Ten List...

WATCH: Letterman Does Entire Show With No Audience

Posted 10.30.2012 | Comedy

On Monday, Hurricane Sandy hit New York City, but "Late Show with David Letterman" taped as planned, with one small change -- they had no studio audie...

Morgan: Mitt Romney Totally Smokes Weed

Posted 08.17.2012 | Comedy

Tracy Morgan stopped by "The Late Show" to catch up with David Letterman this week, and when the topic of friendship came up, Morgan couldn't help but...

WATCH: Steve Martin's Celebrity Park

Posted 09.11.2012 | Comedy

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg recently approached "Late Show" host David Letterman with an idea. What if they turned the little garden area ou...

Michelle Obama To Appear On Letterman

AP | Posted 08.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Michelle Obama took a turn on David Letterman's "Late Show" on Tuesday to give us a few Top 10 "fun facts" about gardening. A samp...

WATCH: Conan & Letterman Mock Jay Leno

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 05.18.2012 | Comedy

To watch Conan's full, four-part interview on "The Late Show," visit the show's website. Thursday night, Conan O'Brien appeared on "The Late Show w...

WATCH: David Letterman & Neil Patrick Harris Share An Awkward Moment

Posted 03.01.2012 | Comedy

Neil Patrick Harris stopped by Letterman on Wednesday night to discuss -- among other things -- his adorable toddlers attempting to play the slots in ...

Ashton Kutcher Slips 'Two And A Half Men' Details, Harassed By Letterman

Posted 10.25.2011 | Entertainment

In what was a CBS executive's ultimate dream scenario, Ashton Kutcher appeared on "The Late Show with David Letterman" on Wednesday to tease, hype up ...

ANOTHER Break-In At 'Late Show' Theater

Posted 09.13.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) -- Police say there's been another break-in at the "Late Show" theater in New York City just days after a man was charged with smashing ...

WATCH: Ryan Reynolds Is An 'A**hole Politician'

Posted 08.30.2011 | Comedy

Summer is the season for the superhero movie, and between "Transformers" and "The Green Lantern," you might think we've got our bases covered in the t...

WATCH: Letterman Lists The Biggest Surprises In Oprah's Last Show

Posted 07.27.2011 | Comedy

After 25 years on the air, Oprah's show has finally come to a close. The nation's stay-at-home moms, unemployed people and retirees will now have to f...

Lady Gaga Reveals Bizarre New Snack

Posted 07.24.2011 | Entertainment

Here's an incentive to buy the physical disc version of Lady Gaga's new album, "Born This Way": the liner notes may just be delicious. Gaga continu...

WATCH: Olbermann Returns To TV, Talks About Why He Left MSNBC

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.19.2011 | Media

Keith Olbermann made his first television appearance since his exit from MSNBC on Wednesday, chatting with David Letterman on "The Late Show" about hi...

Letterman Mocks Bloomberg On Money, Pedestrian Plazas

AP | SARA KUGLER FRAZIER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Mayor Michael Bloomberg revealed during his first sit-down interview on David Letterman's "Late Show" that he thinks being governor i...

Jim Carrey Sings 'Take On Me' On Letterman (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Viewers who tuned in to "The Late Show" last night got a special treat when the always funny Jim Carrey broke out into song. After his interview with ...

'Nightline' Beats Leno, Letterman In 2009-2010 Ratings

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Letterman-Leno rivalry may get the most attention, but in the past year, ABC's "Nightline" has become the real late-night ratings champion. Ratin...

Letterman BASHES Leno To NBC Colleague Brian Williams

Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Brian Williams appeared on David Letterman's show Monday, and the late night host had just one request of his guest: stop going on Jay Leno's show. W...

Maddow: Fox News 'Slimeballs,' CNN 'Not Really Trying'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Rachel Maddow had harsh words for her cable news competitors Tuesday night on CBS's "Late Show." When asked by David Letterman why CNN was going out ...

60 Minutes and Conan: A Tough Sell

Trish Kinney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Trish Kinney

Instead of juicy inside scoop, Conan's much-hyped 60 Minutes interview featured a seemingly fragile man, hurt by what he perceived to be an injustice done to him.

Sarah Palin On Leno Outdraws Mitt Romney On Letterman

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

If Tuesday night's late night ratings are any indication, Sarah Palin remains a bigger draw than Mitt Romney. In what was seen as a "Late Night GOP W...

Late Night Economics: Shows Face Financial Realities

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Want to buy a commercial to welcome Jay Leno back as host of NBC's "The Tonight Show"? It'll run you only about $35,000. If that sounds like a lot, a ...

Letterman Takes On 'Conniving' Jay Leno (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

David Letterman has been clear about one thing in the mess over at NBC: don't blame Conan. His Late Show has also been pretty clear about that "conni...

The Will Ferrell Curse

Mark Malkoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mark Malkoff

One theory about the whole Conan and NBC fiasco has not yet been discussed: Will Ferrell. Every time Ferrell has appeared as the first guest on a talk show the show hasn't lasted longer than a season.

Sarah Palin Refuses Katie Couric Interview

National Journal's Hotline | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Sources tell Hotline OnCall that Couric's producer sent two requests to Palin's publisher for interviews during the "Going Rogue" book tour, and so fa...

Letterman's Transgender Joke: Did It Go Too Far? (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

David Letterman took on Amanda Simpson last night, the president's first transgender appointee. Dave explained that she is now part of the Commerce De...