Paul Shaffer: Life After Letterman


Paul Shaffer attends the 2011 Apollo Theater Spring Gala in New York City. For 33 years, Paul Shaffer has been the warm to David Letterman’s cool, the Ed to his Johnny and the Peaches to his Herb. So what happens when the world’s greatest sidekick has to go solo? SHAHAR AZRAN/WIREIMAGE By Lisa Birnbach/Newsweek ItContinue reading “Paul Shaffer: Life After Letterman”

Dumpster Transaction


” New York is wear I’d rather stay” I get allergic smelling hay I just adore a penthouse view Dah-ling I love you but give me Park Avenue I was 16 years old, staying on the 12th floor of the Portland Hilton watching the “Tonight Show with Johnny Carson and staring out of the window.  Continue reading “Dumpster Transaction”

10/10/10: TV’s top 10 moments of the first 10 months of 2010


It’s been a big year in television, and we still have 82 days to go. To mark the date — 10/10/10 — here are the biggest moments of the first 10 months of 2010: January There was no holiday lull this new year. 2010 began with two departures that are still resonating across the TVContinue reading “10/10/10: TV’s top 10 moments of the first 10 months of 2010”