Johnny Carson

Jaime Weinman

Discovering Joan Rivers

She became famous for being famous, yet she was so much more. Jaime Weinman explains

Newsmakers: June 8-14, 2012

The mayor who cheesed off Obama, an Ottawa man’s unfortunate likeness, and taking flak for hating Nickelback
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Late-night is for frat boys only

Women are a big part of the audience, so why don’t hosts like Jay Leno hire any as writers?
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Late night civil war

Jay Leno and Conan O’Brien have become a proxy for two different viewpoints in a divided country
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The Tonight Show, now with more smart stupid humour

Will Jay Leno fans be jarred by Conan O’Brien’s outsider schtick?