Aug. 30, 1993

David Letterman shakes up the late-night talk show landscape when he takes his popular series to CBS after being passed over as host of "The Tonight Show" after Johnny Carson's retirement in favor of Jay Leno, setting up a feud that's simmered ever since.
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( AP file photo / August 30, 2012 )

David Letterman shakes up the late-night talk show landscape when he takes his popular series to CBS after being passed over as host of "The Tonight Show" after Johnny Carson's retirement in favor of Jay Leno, setting up a feud that's simmered ever since.

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