"Jay [Leno] and I were always friends before all of this happened… I've never met anyone quite like Jay. I will say, and I'm happy to say that I think he's the funniest guy I've ever known, just flat-out. If you go to see him do his nightclub act, just the funniest. The smartest. Wonderful observations and very appealing as a comic. Therefore, the fact that he is also the most insecure person I have ever known, I could never reconcicle that."
- David Letterman on his relationship with Jay Leno in a chat with Oprah Winfrey that airs this Sunday and will hopefully finally get to the bottom of [...]
Conan was on Letterman last night for the first time in 13 years and they didn't waste anytime getting into Leno talk, as they assumed he was watching and would want them to cut to the chase. Conan has talked about the time he lost the Tonight Show before but Letterman is able to bring out a new angle on it, as he went through nearly the exact same situation. Since he's further removed from the situation, however, Letterman is able to take a sick pleasure in it all. Their relationship is fun, not exactly father and son – more like nephew and son-of-a-bitch uncle. Leno is the uncle [...]