[Quote of the Day] Vintage Late Night Brawls

I am disappointed…I feel like a guy who has bought a car from somebody, painted it, fixed it up and made it look nice and then the guy comes back and says he promised to sell the car to his brother-in-law.

Jay Leno, December 23, 1992, on rumors that NBC would be giving his newly earned slot on the Tonight Show to David Letterman. Letterman would leave NBC in 1993 to start the Late Show with David Letterman on CBS instead of continuing to war with Leno at the Peacock.


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