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Jay Leno: Bill Cosby Accusers Treated Worse Than Saudi Arabian Women

Jay Leno pulled no punches when asked about fellow comedian Bill Cosby at the National Association of Television Program Executives convention in Miami. He said the female accusers are being treated worse than women in Saudi Arabia. Leno made a salient point, although in the process he may have offended the Saudi government, which is a staunch ally of the United States....

Jay Leno Drives Into Car Show Traffic Jam; Here’s the Five Best Shows

Jay Leno, a well-known car buff, has found a passing lane back into television with his own CNBC car show. But he’s steering into a traffic jam of car shows on cable television. Here are the five best. Can he stay on the track? NBC basically killed two birds with one stone. Jay stays in the NBC fold and away from competing networks without returning to a celebrity talk show. Which is great, except for the fact that cable television is already teeming with car shows, from public television’s “Motor Week” to “Graveyard Carz.”...

Joan Rivers’ Passing Ends One of the Greatest Celebrity Feuds of All Time

Joan Rivers was a comedy pioneer breaking down barriers for women in show business, but her ambition, brashness and acerbic wit ignited one of the biggest celebrity feuds in Hollywood history. It only now ends with her death. The feud, of course, involved the king of late night television Johnny Carson. Like most bitter feuds, theirs started out with a strong friendship and ended in bitterness and recrimination. For Rivers, it was also career damaging and nearly career ending. ...

Paula Patton Calls Miley Cyrus Foam Finger Antics ‘Respectful!?’

Paula Patton, wife of “Blurred Lines” singer Robin Thicke, is making the world safe for twerking one talk show at a time. She appeared on Jay Leno last night, and once again, defended his controversial duet with twerk queen Miley Cyrus. Although she was there to talk about her new movie “Baggage Claim,” Jay was more interested in the baggage she was carrying from the MTV Video Music Awards....

President Obama Sublime to Substantive on Jay Leno (watch!)

President Obama sat down with Jay Leno last night for a wide-ranging interview that may have been one of the best that Leno has ever conducted during his 30 or so years on the show. The president tackled questions on Russia, the economy, health care, NSA leaker Edward Snowdon, gay rights and the Trayvon Martin case. And, at the end of the interview, he had a small present for Leno, who is an avid automobile buff. He presented the talk show host with a detailed replica of the presidential limousine...

Kristin Chenoweth Lampoons Anthony Weiner on Leno (watch!)

Broadway star Kristin Chenoweth brought a little of the Great White Way’s magic to the Tonight Show with Jay Leno. She sang a hilarious parody of disgraced New York City Mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner based on hit song “Popular.” Weiner, who lost his seat in Congress two years ago over a sexting scandal, is caught up in a similar episode in the midst of his mayoral campaign. But Chenoweth has a solution to his problem, a make-over. ...

Jay Leno Reams NBC; New York Antes Tax $$$ For Show (watch!)

Jay Leno has a new punching bag… his own network. He ripped NBC again last night, for playing out his future on the Tonight Show in the news media. But he should have plenty of new fodder when he gets wind of how much money New York is paying to get the show. “Late Night” host Jimmy Fallon, 38, is being groomed to take over. ...
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Keira Knightley Shows Off Unusual Talent on Jay Leno (Watch!)

Keira Knightley talked about small things (not those small things) on Jay Leno last night (Nov. 13). She’s making the rounds to promote her new film “Anna Karenina,” based on the Tolstoy classic. Acting isn’t her only talent. Knightley, 27, caused a stir in the upcoming edition of Allure magazine by discussing her breasts. She explained why she was comfortable going topless in movies and the problems she has with their petite size. But Jay, an old hound dog if there ever was one, didn't raise the subject....
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Kristen Stewart Tells How to Figure Out Breaking Dawn Ending (watch!)

Kristen Stewart sat down with Jay Leno on the “Tonight Show” in an interview that was as remarkable for what the “Twilight vampire didn’t say as much as for what she did say. Jay stuck to the script; no questions about beau Robert Pattinson. Stewart, 22, is promoting the final “Twilight” film “Breaking Dawn, Part 2,” and she assured fans that the movie would remain true to the book except, of course for a mind-numbing twist at the end. “It is so shocking to be honest” she told the affable talk show host. “I couldn't be more inside of it; I couldn't be more in the loop, and every time I see it or even think about it, it gets me giddy it freaks me out!”...

President Obama Lampoons Donald Trump on Leno (watch!)

President Obama made his third visit to Jay Leno’s “Tonight Show” since his election. In a wide-ranging interview he blasted Donald Trump, GOP Senate candidate Richard Mourdock and repeatedly urged voters to get out to the polls. In viewer submitted questions, he was asked about driving a car and his take on “Romnesia.” He was also asked to end the NHL lockout. Mourdock caused an uproar when he said women should not be allowed to get an abortion in rape cases. Obama would have none of that. “Rape is rape. It’s a crime.”...
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Jay Leno Talks to Miley Cyrus' Breasts on Tonight Show (watch!)

Miley Cyrus complemented her edgy new hairdo with a fashion forward ensemble that bared her shoulders and showed off ample cleavage on Jay Leno last night. It’s all part of a fashion trend where underwear is worn as outerwear. Jay talked to her breasts all night. Miley wore a vintage blue Moschino skirt printed with the New York skyline. Fortunately, the old World Trade Center was not among the iconic landmarks. It showed instead the Chrysler Building and the Empire State Building....
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