Originally Posted by Unassisted
Interesting timing, in that it just came out in the last few days that he had been feeding monologue jokes to Letterman.
That should make things interesting at the funeral, since both Leno and Letterman are likely to attend.
Supposedly Carson was unhappy with the direction in which Leno took the show after taking over for Johnny.
Anyway, we have lost a classy performer. I have lots of great memories of Carson on the Tonite Show...and he wasn't afraid to let his guests have the spotlight. His ego didn't demand that he always had to be the center of attention.