Late Show with David Letterman

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

Analysis of Colbert as Letterman’s replacement

The late-night TV landscape is about to change again. CBS has announced that Stephen Colbert will take over for David Letterman when he retires sometime next year. Phil Hulett and Lisa Osborn discussed this with Dr. […]

04/10/2014

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

Late night up in the air as Letterman announces retirement

Another era in late-night TV is coming to an end. David Letterman has announced he will retire from “The Late Show” on CBS next year. Phil and Penny discussed this developing story with Dr. Robert Thompson, […]

04/04/2014

Newtown, Connecticut Town Seal

Is Newtown ready to laugh? Comedy benefit hopes so

(AP) – In comedy, timing is everything. Less than six months after a gunman killed 20 first-graders and six educators inside Sandy Hook Elementary School, Treehouse Comedy Productions plans to put on a show at […]

05/28/2013

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, in March 2013 (AP Photo)

Christie secretly had weight loss surgery; will guest-host ‘Today’ this month

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who has both joked about his weight and said that it’s a real concern, secretly underwent a weight-loss surgery in February that experts say could help him if he gets […]

05/07/2013

Chris Christie

NJ Gov. Christie puts weight issue on the table

UNION BEACH, N.J. (AP) — Portly New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says the people who elected him shouldn’t worry about his weight because he’s “remarkably healthy.”

02/05/2013

Jimmy Kimmel

Kimmel beats Letterman in 1st night head-to-head

NEW YORK (AP) — ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” has gotten a warm welcome on its first night airing 30 minutes earlier.

01/09/2013

David Letterman

Letterman says he sees psychiatrist weekly

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — David Letterman says he sees a psychiatrist once a week, part of his attempt to be the person he once believed he was. The late-night talk show host gave an extraordinary interview to Oprah Winfrey.

01/07/2013