The Click: Late Night Talk Show Edition
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Just when Tracy Morgan was ready to launch his campaign for David Letterman’s soon-to-be vacant Late Show spot, CBS announced that Stephen Colbert will be sliding behind that famous late-night desk when Letterman retires next year. Kudos to Colbert, but the whole talk show shuffle had me thinking about some of the talented content creators of color who might be welcome additions to the late night landscape.
In this week’s edition of The Click, I’m mining the Web to do some succession planning for the next talk show opening. Click through to see who we think would make a host with the most.