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I endured Letterman last night because he was having Tom Selleck on his show....... I was amazed that he was really beating up on Obama.

Also he has had his contract renewed... yuck.. while NBC is stupidly letting Leno go.

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I endured Letterman last night because he was having Tom Selleck on his show....... I was amazed that he was really beating up on Obama.

Also he has had his contract renewed... yuck.. while NBC is stupidly letting Leno go.
Really? Letterman got another renewal, even though he's fallen to last place? I was thinking for sure he would retire. Perhaps, though, he is waiting to reconcile with Leno on-air.

EDIT: That seems exactly what it is. It's only a one-year renewal, the last two extensions have been two years apiece.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/05/business/media/letterman-extends-contract-with-cbs-through-2015.html?_r=0
« Last Edit: October 05, 2013, 04:34:23 PM by jmyrlefuller »

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I think Letterman's humor is bettered suited for Borneo or Saudi Arabia. :nometalk:
"Of all the dispositions and habits which lead to political prosperity, religion and morality are indispensable supports. In vain would that man claim tribute to patriotism who should labor to subvert these great pillars of human happiness -- these firmest props of the duties of men and citizens. . . . reason and experience both forbid us to expect that national morality can prevail in exclusion of religious principles."
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I think Letterman's humor is bettered suited for Borneo or Saudi Arabia. :nometalk:
He USED to be funny. Then he stayed too long; he's pretty much tapped out.

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Then he stayed too long; he's pretty much tapped out.

Are you referring to Harry Reid? :silly:
"Of all the dispositions and habits which lead to political prosperity, religion and morality are indispensable supports. In vain would that man claim tribute to patriotism who should labor to subvert these great pillars of human happiness -- these firmest props of the duties of men and citizens. . . . reason and experience both forbid us to expect that national morality can prevail in exclusion of religious principles."
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I endured Letterman last night because he was having Tom Selleck on his show....... I was amazed that he was really beating up on Obama.

Also he has had his contract renewed... yuck.. while NBC is stupidly letting Leno go.
I don't watch Letterman anymore, yet if I had known Tom Selleck was on I would have. How did Dave treat Tom? Was it worthwhile to see Rap?


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Yuk!  I gave up on Letterman during the Sarah Palin & family marathon of bad jokes.
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I don't watch Letterman anymore, yet if I had known Tom Selleck was on I would have. How did Dave treat Tom? Was it worthwhile to see Rap?

When he let him get a word in edgewise, Letterman was clueless that Selleck lives on a ranch in CA - thought he lived in Hawaii.  Thought he grew mango's (he grows Haas Avocados) and was obsessed that Selleck's wife had purchased a German Shepard for protection since he is in NYC so much filming his TV show....  I love Tom Selleck.

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When he let him get a word in edgewise, Letterman was clueless that Selleck lives on a ranch in CA - thought he lived in Hawaii.  Thought he grew mango's (he grows Haas Avocados) and was obsessed that Selleck's wife had purchased a German Shepard for protection since he is in NYC so much filming his TV show....  I love Tom Selleck.
I wonder if Dave was really clueless or just doing that on purpose?  I am glad I didn't watch. It would have just pissed me off.  Thanks for this info Rap!


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Re: Letterman asks audience how many signed up for ObamaCare, nobody responds
« Reply #10 on: October 05, 2013, 06:14:41 PM »
I wonder if Dave was really clueless or just doing that on purpose?  I am glad I didn't watch. It would have just pissed me off.  Thanks for this info Rap!

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