Stephen Colbert Does Not Envy the Guy Who Replaces Letterman

After news broke that Stephen Colbert would be replacing David Letterman at the Late Show in 2015, responses were mixed. Some people mourned the impending loss of Stephen's right-wing alter ego and The Colbert Report, some people were excited and others were disappointed — though probably not surprised— about CBS'… » 4/11/14 11:05am 4/11/14 11:05am

Amy Sedaris Is the Best Worst Babysitter You'll Ever Hire

Let's pretend you live in a world where you're best friends with Amy Sedaris. You and Amy are so close that when you finally have a child, she is the natural choice for the baby's godmother. One night, you and your spouse decide to go out to dinner and ask your good friend Amy to watch your kid. She agrees and then,… » 8/27/13 12:20pm 8/27/13 12:20pm

This Is What Happens if You Ask Brian Williams About Diane Sawyer's Face

NBC Nightly News anchor and father of Girls' Zosia Mamet stopped by the Late Show last night, wherein Dave Letterman asked the newsman to compare himself to journalists on competing networks. Williams handled the situation adeptly, managing to somehow be both honest and respectful, that is until Letterman asked him… » 5/16/12 6:45pm 5/16/12 6:45pm

Adam Scott and Nick Offerman Might Accept an Offer to Hang in Your Dorm…

Adam Scott was on last night's episode of the Late Show with David Letterman where he told the story of being invited to party with some bros at a dorm on the Caltech campus. Because our boyfriend is nothing if not affable, Scott accepted the invitation, even bringing Nick Offerman along for the ride. Things did not… » 5/15/12 4:50pm 5/15/12 4:50pm

Tracy Morgan Issues Another Non-Apology For His Homophobic Rant

"Now Tracy, tell us, unless you're tired of talking about it, what happened," began Letterman last night to his guest, Tracy Morgan. Ugh. You see, we'd almost forgotten — or at least stopped thinking about — his profoundly unfunny rant about gay people this past June, but Dave gave Morgan, a long-time guest of the … » 10/11/11 1:10pm 10/11/11 1:10pm

Jennifer Connelly Amuses Letterman With Charming Story, Filthy Mouth

Jennifer Connelly was on The Late Show last night (promoting The Day The Earth Stood Still), and David Letterman asked her if she would be spending the holidays with her parents. Connelly admitted that her father had recently passed away, but that she was enjoying all of the stories friends and family had been telling… » 12/09/08 12:00pm 12/09/08 12:00pm

Reese Witherspoon Is Too Busy To Get Down And Dirty

Last night on the Late Show » 11/26/08 11:00am 11/26/08 11:00am, Reese Witherspoon explained to David Letterman that when she was in Paris with her kids, she took her daughter to the Eiffel Tower and the Musée D'Orsay, but her son really wanted to visit the sewer system. Reese claimed she was "very busy working" and couldn't take her son to the sewer,…

Russell Brand On Letterman: Hirsute & Hilarious But Not Homosexual

British actor/comedian Russell Brand (who has just been nominated » 11/13/08 3:00pm 11/13/08 3:00pm for a British Comedy Award) was on last night, and he talked about his hair, which he'd like to "reach up to the heavens," and his visit to the grave of Jack Kerouac, where he stole and ate a memento. Brand also revealed that people think he is gay,…