Today’s highly interesting read (10/17/17): The collapse of the late-night TV empire

Johnny Carson was the host of the Tonight Show on NBC from 1962 to 1992. We sure do miss him.

Today we have Jimmy Kimmel. No thanks. I think I’ll go to bed.

Rich Lowry writes about how late night TV times have changed.

Jimmy Kimmel deserves credit for frankness, if nothing else. In an interview over the weekend, the ABC late-night host said he doesn’t care about losing Republican viewers.

We’re a long way from Johnny Carson, whose “Tonight Show” was a national institution that enjoyed a broad audience — and was conducted like one.

Read Lowry’s column here.

 

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