The Longform Guide to Late Night
Big Trouble at 11:35
David Letterman weathers a sex and extortion scandal.
Fifteen Years of the Salto Mortale
Johnny Carson, profiled at the top of his game.
Interview: Stephen Colbert
An out-of-character conversation.
The Evolution of Jimmy Kimmel
A profile of Kimmel published just after he got the late-night job.
I Was with Coco
A writer for Conan O’Brien on how The Tonight Show really ended and on how his boss got screwed
The Perennial Steve Allen
Steve Allen, the original host of The Tonight Show, in his cranky, later years.