Late Show with David Letterman - Season 16

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  • Show #3172
    Show #3172
    Episode 197
    8/28/09
    0.0
    The monologue is interrupted by a loud clunking noise; more "Men & Their Vegetables"; Artie Lange explains the perks of dating a much-younger woman; comedian Todd Barry riffs on traveling; Imogen Heap performed "First Train Home."
  • Show #3171
    Show #3171
    Episode 196
    8/27/09
    0.0
    Andy Roddick and Mutemath are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3170
    Show #3170
    Episode 195
    8/26/09
    0.0
    Anne Heche, Jim Parsons, and Care Bears on Fire are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3169
    Show #3169
    Episode 194
    8/25/09
    0.0
    Mary-Louise Parker, Eugene Levy, and Jet are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3168
    Show #3168
    Episode 193
    8/24/09
    6.0
    Following the end of "Cash for Clunkers," the government announces its latest economic stimulus program, "Money for Monkeys"; Dave admits he's jealous that President Obama will be dining with Oprah later this week; "Vogue" editor Anna Wintour plugs the documentaryThe September Issue; Dave and Mark Teixiera take in some batting practice out on 53rd Street.moreless
  • Show #3167
    Show #3167
    Episode 192
    8/21/09
    0.0
    Dave turns on the Hose-Cam again, than apologizes when he squirts a pregnant woman; Dave receives $200 when the show is deemed eligible for "Cash for Clunkers"; Christina Applegate explains why she doesn't like winning awards; Patton Oswalt riffs on "natural childbirth" and plugs his new comedy special; Brendan Benson performed "A Whole Lot Better."moreless
  • Show #3166
    Show #3166
    Episode 191
    8/20/09
    0.0
    Renee Zellweger and Gary Mule Deer are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3165
    Show #3165
    Episode 190
    8/19/09
    0.0
    Mike Myers and Ken Burns are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3164
    Show #3164
    Episode 189
    8/18/09
    0.0
    Footage of Tiger Woods on a mini-golf course; videotape operator Tom Catusi looks back at Woodstock; live via satellite, Britney Spears presents the Top Ten; Donald Trump talks golf and keeps repeating the word "beautiful"; Diane Kruger plugs Inglorious Basterds; Billy Currington performs "People Are Crazy."
  • Show #3163
    Show #3163
    Episode 188
    8/17/09
    0.0
    Quentin Tarantino, Eric Ripert, and Robert Cray are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3162
    Show #3162
    Episode 187
    7/31/09
    6.5
    Regis Philbin, comedian Ted Alexandro, and The Dave Matthews Band are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3161
    Show #3161
    Episode 186
    7/30/09
    0.0
    An audience member receives a free pie; a second audience member asks Dave if tonight's show is a repeat; Adam Sandler plugs Funny People and talks about his daughter; Cage the Elephant performed "Ain't No Rest For The Wicked."
  • Show #3160
    Show #3160
    Episode 185
    7/29/09
    0.0
    Amy Adams, Tom Dreesen, and Elbow are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3159
    Show #3159
    Episode 184
    7/28/09
    0.0
    Dave still feels sick; a promo for "Men and Their Vegetables II"; Small Town News focuses mostly on police blotter; Katie Couric reflects on the passing of Walter Cronkite; Silversun Pickups performed "Panic Switch."
  • Show #3158
    Show #3158
    Episode 183
    7/27/09
    8.0
    Eric Bana and The Dave Matthews Band are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3157
    Show #3157
    Episode 182
    7/24/09
    0.0
    Live footage of a rat crawling around on the moon; a twist on "Small Town News" called "Men and Their Vegetables"; Amy Poehler explains how she earned a fist-bump from President Obama; Nick Griffin does stand-up; folk legend Judy Collins performed "Someday Soon."
  • Show #3156
    Show #3156
    Episode 181
    7/23/09
    0.0
    Footage of a street vender selling "Raccoon Dogs"; Dave asks Sean "Diddy" Combs about his famous "white parties" and how he met Michael Jackson; Vera Farmiga plugs Orphan; Ginuwine (feat. Missy Elliott) performed "Get Involved."
  • Show #3155
    Show #3155
    Episode 180
    7/22/09
    0.0
    Tracy Morgan, Leslie Mann, and Diane Birch are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3154
    Show #3154
    Episode 179
    7/21/09
    6.5
    A fake clip of Pope Benedict XVI commenting on Harry Potter; British Open champ Stewart Cink presents the Top Ten; Dave and Kevin Spacey get into a prolonged debate about the merits of Twitter; Jesse James plugs his new reality show; The Flatlanders performed "Midnight Train."
  • Show #3153
    Show #3153
    Episode 178
    7/20/09
    9.0
    Katherine Heigl, Jeff Altman, and Spinnerette are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3152
    Show #3152
    Episode 177
    7/17/09
    0.0
    Doctored footage of the 1969 moon landing; to prove some point, Dave does a spot-on imitation of President Gerald Ford; to mark her 88th birthday, Dorothy presents the Top Ten; Tom Arnold discusses his 50th birthday and promotes his stand-up tour; comedian Tommy Johnagin riffs on his pet cat; Metric performed "Help, I'm Alive."moreless
  • Show #3151
    Show #3151
    Episode 176
    7/16/09
    4.5
    Anderson Cooper, Anna Paquin, and Grizzly Bear are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3150
    Show #3150
    Episode 175
    7/15/09
    8.7
    After (allegedly) turning down requests to appear on the show for more than 25 years, Paul McCartney finally makes his first appearance on Letterman. During a lengthy chat with Dave, Paul looks back at his first time at the Ed Sullivan Theater 45 years earlier and shares a story about onetime collaborator Michael Jackson. At the end of the show, Macca performs "Sing the Changes" and "Get Back" outside on the theater marquee.moreless
  • Show #3149
    Show #3149
    Episode 174
    7/14/09
    0.0
    Doctored footage of a Prince Fielder home run knocking out a Tour de France cyclist; "Small Town News" looks at local notables that resemble Dave; Edie Falco and Dave play catch; Michael Showalter describes the obstacles he faced while trying to adopt a cat; Wilco (featuring Feist) performed "You and I."moreless
  • Show #3148
    Show #3148
    Episode 173
    7/13/09
    1.0
    Jonah Hill, Gar Ryness, and Kelly Clarkson are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3147
    Show #3147
    Episode 172
    7/10/09
    7.0
    In lieu of Fun Facts, Dave presents "Odd Sports Traditions"; Rainn Wilson is still convinced that Dave is his biological father, and he brings evidence; Dave's old buddy Larry Miller does stand-up and plugs his new sitcom; Maxwell performed "Pretty Wings."
  • Show #3146
    Show #3146
    Episode 171
    7/9/09
    0.0
    Daniel Radcliffe, Veronika Part, and Levon Helm are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3145
    Show #3145
    Episode 170
    7/8/09
    0.0
    Queen Latifah and Emma Watson are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3144
    Show #3144
    Episode 169
    7/7/09
    8.5
    Several cautiously-worded jokes about Gov. Sarah Palin's resignation; after the monologue, Biff asks Dave if tonight's show is a repeat; Sacha Baron Cohen plugs Brüno and explains how he inadvertantly nabbed a terrorist; "The Soup" host Joel McHale describes his eccentric family.
  • Show #3143
    Show #3143
    Episode 168
    7/6/09
    0.0
    Hayden Panetierre and Conor Oberst & The Mystic Valley Band are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3142
    Show #3142
    Episode 167
    6/26/09
    7.3
    Footage of a hot dog vender underwater outside the theater; Martin Short discusses Father's Day and sings a boisterous number about a disastrous first date; another bizarre old west yarn from B.B. Boberson; Regina Spektor performed "Laughing With."
  • Show #3141
    Show #3141
    Episode 166
    6/25/09
    7.5
    News clips from the Gov. Mark Sanford scandal; Johnny Depp plugs Public Enemies and admits that he never watches his own movies; Transformers eye-candy Megan Fox admits to having a crush on Dave.
  • Show #3140
    Show #3140
    Episode 165
    6/24/09
    7.0
    Dave rails against wandering South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford; Leo Garvey storms out of his "apartment" again, this time in the middle of a romantic dinner; Ray Romano describes his 50th birthday and plugs Ice Age 3; in her network television debut, St. Vincent (nee Annie Clark) performed "Marrow."
  • Show #3139
    Show #3139
    Episode 164
    6/23/09
    0.0
    Shannon Eis introduces the latest summer toys, including a phallic-looking water rocket; Dave acknowledges the passing of former Tonight Show sidekick Ed McMahon; U.S. Open champ Lucas Glover presents the Top Ten; retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor promotes her newest children's book; MSTRKRFT (featuring John Legend) performed "Heartbreaker."
  • Show #3138
    Show #3138
    Episode 163
    6/22/09
    6.0
    Doctored footage of tonight's big announcement on "Jon & Kate Plus 8"; Andy Kindler interviews recent college graduates; Samuel L. Jackson talks golf; Emeril Lagasse cooks oysters; The BPA featuring Iggy Pop performed "He's Frank."
  • Show #3137
    Show #3137
    Episode 162
    6/19/09
    0.0
    A public service announcement for digital converter boxes for telegraphs; a phone chat with Mayor Bloomberg goes nowhere; Jada Pinkett Smith discusses a recent trip to China; Michael Cera plugs Year One; The Sounds performed "No One Sleeps When I'm Awake."
  • Show #3136
    Show #3136
    Episode 161
    6/18/09
    0.0
    Danny DeVito, Bear Grylls, and Phoenix are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3135
    Show #3135
    Episode 160
    6/17/09
    0.0
    Ryan Reynolds and The Eels are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3134
    Show #3134
    Episode 159
    6/16/09
    0.0
    Phony footage of the anti-Dave rally across the street; Joe Grossman wanders around the backdrop with a "Fire Letterman" sign; Lyle the Intern unsuccessfully invites Dave to join the rally; Michelle Pfeiffer plugs Cheri and shares an antedote about Al Pacino on the set of Scarface; "World Champion" Judah Friedlander mystifies Dave; Ian McLagan & The Bump Band (featuring Patty Griffin) performed "Never Say Never."moreless
  • Show #3133
    Show #3133
    Episode 158
    6/15/09
    0.0
    Jack Black and Dr. M.A. Sanjayan are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3132
    Show #3132
    Episode 157
    6/12/09
    0.0
    A faux promo for "Jon and Kate Plus 245," starring former Camp X-Ray detainees; Sandra Bullock plugs The Proposal; in a preview of an upcoming comedy special, Pete Correale riffs on relationships; Polly Jean Harvey and John Parish performed "Black Hearted Love."
  • Show #3131
    Show #3131
    Episode 156
    6/11/09
    0.0
    Denzel Washington and The Jonas Brothers are the scheduled guests. Plus, a Top Ten from Regis Philbin!
  • Show #3130
    Show #3130
    Episode 155
    6/10/09
    8.0
    Footage of the Fox Business Channel bungling a breaking news story; Dave kind-of sort-of apologizes for a joke he made about Gov. Sarah Palin the previous night; tonight on Stupid Human Tricks, a husband feeds his wife spaghetti with a fork up his nose; hoopster Steve Nash reports from the NBA Finals; Kathy Griffin makes her first LSDL appearance in 12 years; Sonic Youth performed "Sacred Trickster."moreless
  • Show #3129
    Show #3129
    Episode 154
    6/9/09
    0.0
    Footage of a Calvin Coolidge speech that oddly mirrors Sarah Palin's GOP convention address; Dave shows off his "Diamonique" pinky ring; Julia Roberts discusses working for Paul Newman's Hole in the Wall summer camp; The Black Eyed Peas performed "I Got a Feeling."
  • Show #3128
    Show #3128
    Episode 153
    6/8/09
    9.5
    Howard Stern and Mos Def are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3127
    Show #3127
    Episode 152
    6/5/09
    5.5
    Dave shares a story about a belligerent helicopter pilot; Paris Hilton plugs her Twitter page and introduces us to her new boyfriend, Doug; a quick chat with 2009 Kentucky Derby and Preakness-winning jockey Calvin Borel; Steven Wright performed stand-up.
  • Show #3126
    Show #3126
    Episode 151
    6/4/09
    0.0
    Dave chugs a bottle of Black Label and has a run-in with Leo Garvey, the guy who lives in the apartment "next door"; Neil Patrick Harris presents the Top Ten; Paula Abdul explains how she ended up in the "Bruno" movie; Elvis Costello discusses his love for country music and later performed "Sulfur to Sugarcane."moreless
  • Show #3125
    Show #3125
    Episode 150
    6/3/09
    0.0
    Jessica Biel and Steve Earle are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3124
    Show #3124
    Episode 149
    6/2/09
    0.0
    Jack Hanna and John Krasinski are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3123
    Show #3123
    Episode 148
    6/1/09
    0.0
    Dave shares his thoughts on Judge Sonia Sotomayor, then tells a story about building a treehouse for Harry; Bill Cosby explains why he never performs encores; Indy 500 winner Helio Castroneves talks shop with Dave; in her network television debut, jazz singer Melody Gardot performed "Who Will Comfort Me."
  • Show #3122
    Show #3122
    Episode 147
    5/22/09
    6.0
    With Memorial Day approaching, Dave briefly acknowledges the passing of his uncle, WWII veteran Earl Hofert; Ricky Gervais plugs A Night at the Museum 2 and describes appearing in a celebrity boxing tournament; Green Day performed "East Jesus Nowhere."
  • Show #3121
    Show #3121
    Episode 146
    5/21/09
    7.0
    NASA footage of an astronaut (Joe Grossman) drinking out of a urine purifier machine; Biff is caught eating a dinosaur fossil; a clip of Dave interviewing one of the "Terminator" androids; Amy Sedaris pretends to tap-dance; Ed Helms plugs The Hangover; "Prairie Home Companion" star Jean Redpath performed "Some Kind of Love."moreless
  • Show #3120
    Show #3120
    Episode 145
    5/20/09
    0.0
    Several jokes at the expense of a 47 million-year-old dinosaur fossil; Stephen Colbert describes his plans for the summer and touches upon his "feud" with Sir Richard Branson; Bob Lutz (the Vice Chairman of General Motors) discusses his company's government bailout and promotes the electric Chevrolet Volt.
  • Show #3119
    Show #3119
    Episode 144
    5/19/09
    0.0
    A (phony) announcement by Chrysler regarding fuel mileage; Dave swaps sweatshirts with two naval officers; the champions of the 44th Annual Piedmont Bird Calling competition demonstrate their talents onstage; Jane Fonda promotes her Tony-nominated performance in "33 Variations"; Kenny Chesney performed "Out Last Night."
  • Show #3118
    Show #3118
    Episode 143
    5/18/09
    0.0
    A faux promo for Angels & Demons with Tom Hanks providing the SFX; an update on George Clarke's diet in the "Late Show Weight Loss Challenge"; a hirsute Ben Stiller plugs A Night at the Museum 2 and describes visiting the White House; another yarn from Bob "B.B." Boberson; White Rabbits performed "Percussion Gun."moreless
  • Show #3117
    Show #3117
    Episode 142
    5/15/09
    0.0
    Dave gives a honeymooning couple in the audience every restaurant gift card he has; John Goodman, now 18 months sober, apologizes for his fountain jump on the Late Show 12 years earlier; Irish comedian Tommy Tiernan does stand-up; Mastodon performed "Oblivion."
  • Show #3116
    Show #3116
    Episode 141
    5/14/09
    0.0
    Teri Hatcher, Rick Ross, and Magazeen are the scheduled guests. Plus, Kid Scientists!
  • Show #3115
    Show #3115
    Episode 140
    5/13/09
    7.5
    NASA footage of the Hubble Telescope repair mission; Dave and Biff wander into a clip from the new Star Trek movie; Dave and Robin Williams (on the show to promote A Night at the Museum 2) share heart-surgery stories; Wynton Marsalis performed "School Boy."
  • Show #3114
    Show #3114
    Episode 139
    5/12/09
    0.0
    Throughout the night, clips of "Our Funniest Presidents"; Bob "B.B." Boberson tells another True Tale from the Old West; footage of Biff's post-interview survey with Tom Hanks; Alec Baldwin confesses that he gave Dave marital aids as a wedding present; a pregnant Maya Rudolph plugs Away We Go; Chrisette Michele performed "Blame It On Me."moreless
  • Show #3113
    Show #3113
    Episode 138
    5/11/09
    0.0
    Tom Hanks and The Killers are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3112
    Show #3112
    Episode 137
    5/8/09
    0.0
    Several jokes at the expense of the new Star Trek movie; live via satellite, Dorothy Letterman-Mengering presents the Top Ten; Matthew Broderick shows off his new sideburns and plugs a new play; Brian Regan does stand-up; Chris Cornell performed "Long Gone."
  • Show #3111
    Show #3111
    Episode 136
    5/7/09
    0.0
    Norm MacDonald and Animal Collective are the scheduled guests. Plus, a Top Ten from Leonard Nimoy!
  • Show #3110
    Show #3110
    Episode 135
    5/6/09
    0.0
    Bruce Willis, Ben Harper, and the Relentless 7 are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3109
    Show #3109
    Episode 134
    5/5/09
    0.0
    A clip of Supreme Court hopeful Sonia Sotomayor "in action"; a mariachi band interrupts "Small Town News"; Liev Schreiber plugs X-Men Origins: Wolverine; Dr. Sanjay Gupta clears up all the confusion on the N1H1 pandemic; Franz Ferdinand performed "No You Girls."
  • Show #3108
    Show #3108
    Episode 133
    5/4/09
    0.0
    Gordon Ramsay, Chris Pine, Keri Hilson, and Kanye West are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3107
    Show #3107
    Episode 132
    5/1/09
    7.0
    A (dubbed) clip of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad being interviewed by George Stephanopoulos; like he does every May, Dave calls up Dave Johnson to hear him say "...and down the stretch they come!"; Dave and Kiefer Sutherland talk shop on parenting; Jim Norton does stand-up; Bat For Lashes performed "Daniel."
  • Show #3106
    Show #3106
    Episode 131
    4/30/09
    0.0
    Regis Philbin and the cast of "Hair" are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3105
    Show #3105
    Episode 130
    4/29/09
    0.0
    Jennifer Garner, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, and Manchester Orchestra are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3104
    Show #3104
    Episode 129
    4/28/09
    0.0
    Rupert and a tourist from Laguna Beach, CA play "Guess the 'Feels Like' Temperature"; Dolly Parton promotes the Broadway musical update of "9 to 5" and discusses her first trip to NYC many years ago; Alan's bastard son resurfaces; Zachary Quinto plugs the new "Star Trek" movie; Dolly closes the show by singing "Backwoods Barbie."moreless
  • Show #3103
    Show #3103
    Episode 128
    4/27/09
    0.0
    "Early Show" weatherman David Price gives a five-day forecast; Alan is confronted by a teenager claiming to be his son; Detroit Lions quarterback Matt Stafford presents the Top Ten; Matthew Fox reminisces about his college days; longtime Dave buddy Carol Leifer makes her first Late Show appearance since coming out of the closet; The All-American Rejects performed "The Wind Blows."moreless
  • Show #3102
    Show #3102
    Episode 127
    4/24/09
    7.0
    A promo for an upcoming movie about the 2008 presidential election; after airing a (fake) news clip of Michael Keaton rescuing orphans, the Merry Gentleman star is reunited with some of the children; Stanley Cronkite addresses his marital problems; Lily Allen performed "The Fear."
  • Show #3101
    Show #3101
    Episode 126
    4/23/09
    0.0
    Jamie Foxx, Lauren Conrad, and The Dead are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3100
    Show #3100
    Episode 125
    4/22/09
    0.0
    In the latest edition of "Who Asked For It?" Dave's obsession with whores turns into a running gag; Beyonce Knowles discusses the Obama inauguration and performing in mid-air; Regis abruptly wanders in dolled up like Shrek; Jim Parsons plugs "The Big Bang Theory"; Beyonce closes the show by performing "Halo."
  • Show #3099
    Show #3099
    Episode 124
    4/21/09
    0.0
    Another chat with Mike Singletary (via satellite) goes nowhere; Nathan Lane promotes his new play and discusses jury duty; another edition of "The Late Show Technical Maintenance Minute"; the supergroup Tinted Windows performed "Kind of Girl."
  • Show #3098
    Show #3098
    Episode 123
    4/20/09
    0.0
    Jeff Goldblum and Jeff Dunham are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3097
    Show #3097
    Episode 122
    4/17/09
    0.0
    Dave shares an antedote about meeting a fan at Starbucks; Russell Crowe plugs State of Play and tells a cute story about his son; comedian Joe Wong makes his network television debut.
  • Show #3096
    Show #3096
    Episode 121
    4/16/09
    0.0
    A special announcement regarding Texas' rumored secession from the union; an ad for the Lego "Somali Pirate Playset"; thoughout the night, Old West storyteller "Bob 'B.B.' Boberson" spins a few yarns about the cowboy life; Matthew Perry does a few impressions and plugs 17 Again; Elisha Cuthbert describes a long-ago brush with death; Rascal Flatts performed "Here Comes Goodbye."moreless
  • Show #3095
    Show #3095
    Episode 120
    4/15/09
    0.0
    Drew Barrymore and Neko Case are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3094
    Show #3094
    Episode 119
    4/14/09
    0.0
    Tonight on "Late Show News Recap," a montage of bad puns involving the Obamas' new dog; Kelly Ripa tries to convince Dave to spill the beans about his wedding; longtime show writer Bill Scheft plugs his new book and discusses hip replacement surgery; The Yeah Yeah Yeahs performed "Zero."
  • Show #3093
    Show #3093
    Episode 118
    4/13/09
    0.0
    Zac Efron, A.C. Newman, and Nicole Atkins are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3092
    Show #3092
    Episode 117
    4/3/09
    7.0
    The five AIG executives that are keeping their bonuses tell America to suck it; Joe Grossman wanders onstage to show Dave his "sexting" skills; Dave and Denis Leary discuss marriage; Stanley Cronkite invites the audience to watch the Final Four at the CBS Store and sings "My Way" again; Diana Krall performed "Quiet Nights."moreless
  • Show #3091
    Show #3091
    Episode 116
    4/2/09
    0.0
    Two staffers wander onstage to look at Dave's hairpiece; Michael J. Fox promotes his new book and discusses Parkinson's Disease research; The Fray performed "You Found Me."
  • Show #3090
    Show #3090
    Episode 115
    4/1/09
    8.0
    Following the monologue, two goons walk off with Tony, claiming he's been adopted by Madonna; in lieu of Biff, Andy Kindler makes the annual trip to Yankees Spring Training; champion grocery-bagger Francisco Palacios puts Dave to shame in a face-off; Marg Helgenberger talks about her first job; Ray LaMontagne performed "You Are The Best Thing."moreless
  • Show #3089
    Show #3089
    Episode 114
    3/31/09
    9.0
    A promo for the Republican Party; Dave accuses Bill O'Reilly (and other right-leaning radio personalities) of being too blustery; Marianne Faithful performs a cover of The Decemberists' "The Crane Wife Three."
  • Show #3088
    Show #3088
    Episode 113
    3/30/09
    0.0
    Dave shows video footage of Harry and himself having fun with helium balloons; George Clarke loses another four pounds in the Late Show Weight Loss Challenge; Seth Rogen plugs Monsters vs. Aliens and describes having lunch with Stan Lee; Tom Dreesen tells another Sinatra story; Adele performed "Hometown Glory."
  • Show #3087
    Show #3087
    Episode 112
    3/25/09
    0.0
    The Obama/Bush "Cool/Not Cool" clip is repeated; Christina Applegate shares a personal story involving a crossword puzzle; Jim Gaffigan plugs his upcoming comedy special; Jesse Harris and Norah Jones performed "It Will Stay With Us."
  • Show #3086
    Show #3086
    Episode 111
    3/24/09
    7.0
    Via videotape, Osama bin Laden congratulates Dave on his marriage to Regina; tonight on "At Home with the Madoffs," Bernie and Ruth watch TV; Mary Tyler Moore plugs her autobiography and shares an embarassing story about Ed Asner; Blake Lively talks about her maltipoo; White Lies performed "To Lose My Life."moreless
  • Show #3085
    Show #3085
    Episode 110
    3/23/09
    9.0
    After discussing Bruce Willis' wedding at length, Dave mentions that he married his longtime girlfriend in a private ceremony this past weekend, than explains all the obstacles he faced on the way to the courthouse; an update on George Clarke and the Late Show Weight Loss Challenge; Hugh Laurie plugs Monsters vs. Aliens; Sarah Paulson does impressions; Bloc Party performed "One Month Off."moreless
  • Show #3084
    Show #3084
    Episode 109
    3/18/09
    9.0
    Another episode of "At Home With The Madoffs"; "Small Town News" includes an offer for vasectomies with free pizza; Craig Ferguson promotes his upcoming comedy special; Modest Mouse performed "Satellite Skin."
  • Show #3083
    Show #3083
    Episode 108
    3/17/09
    8.5
    Dave shows "footage" from The Obituary Channel; in honor of St. Patrick's Day, a group of stagehands interpret "Riverdance" while Dave misplaces his green suspenders; Julia Roberts plugs Duplicity and refuses to name a difficult actor that she once worked with; Bell X1 performed "The Great Defector."
  • Show #3082
    Show #3082
    Episode 107
    3/16/09
    7.5
    Dave airs the sneezing monkey clip again, followed by footage of a sneezing panda cub; "Bernie Madoff" (Pete Fatovich) bickers with his wife; Nicolas Cage plugs Knowing and discusses hang-gliding; MSNBC talk show host Rachel Maddow comments on the AIG controversy.
  • Show #3081
    Show #3081
    Episode 106
    3/13/09
    8.0
    Chris Elliott and Gerard Mulligan share a money-saving tip involving coffee; Will Ferrell promotes his play "You're Welcome America: A Final Night with George W. Bush" and attempts to sing "Maria" from West Side Story; after his interview, Will takes a quality-assurance survey with Biff; in their network television debut, Cursive performed "From The Hips."moreless
  • Show #3080
    Show #3080
    Episode 105
    3/12/09
    8.5
    Paul Teutul and the cast of "West Side Story" are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3079
    Show #3079
    Episode 104
    3/11/09
    8.0
    Several monologue jokes are told at the expense of Bernie Madoff; Andy Kindler apologizes to Dave for being misquoted in a newspaper article, then presents a remote taped on Wall Street; Tom Brokaw tells the story of how he performed the Heimlich on John Chancellor; following the interview, Dave reads an angry letter from the "International Gouda Cheese Consortium"; An Horse performed "Camp Out."moreless
  • Show #3078
    Show #3078
    Episode 103
    3/10/09
    8.0
    Paul Rudd and Razorlight are scheduled to appear. Plus, Stupid Pet Tricks!
  • Show #3077
    Show #3077
    Episode 102
    3/9/09
    0.0
    U2 is still hanging out in the green room; Dr. Lou Arrone drops by to plug his new book and put George Clarke on a crash diet; Russell Brand describes meeting Queen Elizabeth II; Jack Hanna introduces Dave to two Nubian goats and a spotted hyena.
  • Show #3076
    Show #3076
    Episode 101
    3/6/09
    0.0
    On the final day of U2 Week, Bono and the boys field a question about furnace installation and later perform "Get on Your Boots"; Jason Segal plugs I Love You, Man; Brian Kiley does stand-up.
  • Show #3075
    Show #3075
    Episode 100
    3/5/09
    8.5
    Jon Stewart is scheduled to appear. Plus, Day 4 of U2 Week!
  • Show #3074
    Show #3074
    Episode 99
    3/4/09
    0.0
    Before the show, Dave disguises himself as Zorro; Dr. Phil plugs his interview with the "Octomom" and discusses the economy; Stanley Cronkite sings "My Way"; on Day 3 of U2 Week, the band presents the Top Ten and performs "I'll Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight."
  • Show #3073
    Show #3073
    Episode 98
    3/3/09
    0.0
    Joe Grossman fails again to find an angle on President Obama; Felicity Huffman promoted Phoebe in Wonderland; Artie Lange shares a story about spending a day with Bob Uecker; on the second day of U2 Week, the band performed "Magnificent."
  • Show #3072
    Show #3072
    Episode 97
    3/2/09
    0.0
    Katie Couric is scheduled to appear. Plus, day one of U2 Week!
  • Show #3071
    Show #3071
    Episode 96
    2/20/09
    0.0
    The Ed Sullivan Theater is subject to foreclosure; Barbara Walters promotes her annual Oscar special, than falls prey to Alan's sexual advances; Mike Birbiglia does stand-up; Shemekia Copeland performed "Never Going Back to Memphis."
  • Show #3070
    Show #3070
    Episode 95
    2/19/09
    0.0
    New Jersey newsman Joe Nolan responds to being poked fun of by Dave... kinda; 2009 NBA Slam Dunk champ Nate Robinson leaps over Biff to make an amazing basket; David Spade talks about his baby daughter; theater critic Richard Zoglin promotes his new book; David Sanborn and Sam Moore performed "I've Got News For You."moreless
  • Show #3069
    Show #3069
    Episode 94
    2/18/09
    0.0
    Donald Trump and Antony & The Johnsons are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3068
    Show #3068
    Episode 93
    2/17/09
    0.0
    Dave gets grilled by Peter Gammons about his apparent steroid use; we learn that at night, Lyle the Intern sleeps on Dave's desk; Bonnie Hunt promotes her daytime talk show; "Biff Henderson's Academy Awards Preview" doesn't take long; M. Ward performed "Never Had Nobody Like You."
  • Show #3067
    Show #3067
    Episode 92
    2/16/09
    0.0
    Ellen Pompeo, the winner of the 2009 Daytona 500, Willie Nelson, and Asleep at the Wheel are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3066
    Show #3066
    Episode 91
    2/13/09
    6.0
    Dave and Martha Stewart enjoy champange and oysters; Jake Johanssen performs stand-up; Matt Nathanson performed "Come On Get Higher."
  • Show #3065
    Show #3065
    Episode 90
    2/12/09
    0.0
    The Jonas Brothers, Chris Russo, and Ashford & Simpson are the musical guests.
  • Show #3064
    Show #3064
    Episode 89
    2/11/09
    10
    Joaquin Phoenix (sporting a full beard and Ray-Bans) drops by to promote Two Lovers, but his disheveled appearance and hazy demeanor makes you wonder if he's really here. Quote Dave: "We owe an apology to Farrah Fawcett."
  • Show #3063
    Show #3063
    Episode 88
    2/10/09
    0.0
    The crew of US Airways Flight 1549 and Heartless Bastards are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3062
    Show #3062
    Episode 87
    2/9/09
    6.0
    The recording from the US Airways Flight 1549 black box is intercut with the Christian Bale rant; Naomi Watts discusses child-rearing and promotes The International; for the second year in a row, the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue is revealed; Danny McBride explains the pitfalls of sharing the same name as the former guitarist from Sha Na Na; The Von Bondies performed "Pale Bride."moreless
  • Show #3061
    Show #3061
    Episode 86
    2/6/09
    7.0
    A public service announcement for "digital water"; Dakota Fanning plugs Coraline and discusses being home-schooled; Dave and Paul play "Who's the Intern"; comedian Keith Alberstadt makes his network television debut; Beirut (also making their first TV appearance) performed "A Sunday Smile."
  • Show #3060
    Show #3060
    Episode 85
    2/5/09
    0.0
    Fisherman Matt Watson, Mark Olson, and Gary Louris are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3059
    Show #3059
    Episode 84
    2/4/09
    0.0
    Joe Torre, Demetri Martin, Lyle Lovett, and John Hiatt are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3058
    Show #3058
    Episode 83
    2/3/09
    6.0
    Dave receives an angry phone call from Christian Bale; five days after being removed from office, former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich states his case and trades bon mots with Dave; Oscar nominee Richard Jenkins plugs The Visitor.
  • Show #3057
    Show #3057
    Episode 82
    2/2/09
    0.0
    Steve Martin and Ben Roethlisberger are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3056
    Show #3056
    Episode 81
    1/30/09
    6.5
    An exerpt is read from Joe Torre's tell-all book; 15 1/2 years after it was pulled by network censors, Bill Hicks' only stand-up performance on the Late Show finally airs; Dave chats with (and apologizes to) Bill's mother Mary; "Is This Anything" looks at a gender-ambiguous balancing act; The Gaslight Anthem performed "The '59 Sound."moreless
  • Show #3055
    Show #3055
    Episode 80
    1/29/09
    0.0
    Renee Zellweger, Tony Dungy, and Graham Nash are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3054
    Show #3054
    Episode 79
    1/28/09
    0.0
    "Great Moments in Presidental Speeches" is unsuccessfully revived with President Obama's face photoshopped over George W. Bush's; Lauren Graham plugs the Broadway revival of "Guys and Dolls"; Guy Fieri explains how he became a cook; MENEW performed "This Isn't Real."
  • Show #3053
    Show #3053
    Episode 78
    1/27/09
    0.0
    Evangeline Lilly, Seth Meyers, and Andrew Bird are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3052
    Show #3052
    Episode 77
    1/26/09
    0.0
    Brian Williams and Ben Kweller are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3051
    Show #3051
    Episode 76
    1/16/09
    7.0
    After nearly 400 appearances on the Late Show, "Great Moments in Presidential Speeches" goes out with a bang; Zach Braff talks about getting into shape and earning his pilot's license; Arj Barker performs stand-up; The Airbourne Toxic Event performed "Something Around Midnight."
  • Show #3050
    Show #3050
    Episode 75
    1/15/09
    0.0
    Kyra Sedgwick and Gwen Ifill are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3049
    Show #3049
    Episode 74
    1/14/09
    7.0
    Dave marks the 9th anniversary of his quintuple-bypass surgery by admitting that he was fondled by an orderly; Clint Eastwood plugs Gran Torino, discusses his early film roles, and appears on "Alan Kalter's Celebrity Interview"; the Randy Rogers Band performed "Wicked Ways."
  • Show #3048
    Show #3048
    Episode 73
    1/13/09
    0.0
    Salma Hayek and Jimmie "J.J." Walker are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3047
    Show #3047
    Episode 72
    1/12/09
    0.0
    Billy Crystal and Kara DioGuardi are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3046
    Show #3046
    Episode 71
    1/9/09
    8.0
    A "Dick Cheney Lie Count" points out (alleged) half-truths from a recent appearance on "Face The Nation"; Kiefer Sutherland promotes the new season of "24" and shares a disgusting rodeo antedote; with nearly every hotel room in Washington booked for the inauguration, Alan invites women between the ages of 18 and 29 to crash at his place in Newark; in her first Late Show appearance in eight years, Wendy Liebman performs stand-up.moreless
  • Show #3045
    Show #3045
    Episode 70
    1/8/09
    0.0
    Kate Winslet and Marv Albert are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3044
    Show #3044
    Episode 69
    1/7/09
    0.0
    Ricky Gervais, Rose Byrne, and Okkervil River are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3043
    Show #3043
    Episode 68
    1/6/09
    6.5
    Dave delivers a pizza to an audience member, but she's too excited to eat it; Dave reads the "Top Ten Questions"; Kevin James plugs Paul Blart: Mall Cop and discusses his weight problem; another chat with CBS store employee "Stanley Kronkite" (Johnny Dark); "Squawk Box" host Becky Quick analyzes the Bernie Madoff controversy; Erin McCarley performed "Love, Save the Empty."moreless
  • Show #3042
    Show #3042
    Episode 67
    1/5/09
    0.0
    Ricky Gervais, Kate Hudson, and Glasvegas are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3041
    Show #3041
    Episode 66
    12/26/08
    0.0
    Dave shows a (phony) clip of Larry King interviewing the shoe that was thrown at President Bush; Tracy Morgan jokes about his recent legal troubles; Dave asks Paul about how he spent his Christmas; "MADtv" star Matt Braunger makes his television stand-up debut.
  • Show #3040
    Show #3040
    Episode 65
    12/23/08
    7.0
    After a one-year hiatus, the annual Christmas special returns: Paul mimics Cher singing "O Holy Night"; Jay Thomas tells his Lone Ranger story and obliterates the meatball on top of the Late Show Christmas Tree; Mickey Rourke plugs The Wrestler; Darlene Love and the CBS Orchestra perform "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)."moreless
  • Show #3039
    Show #3039
    Episode 64
    12/22/08
    8.5
    Dave points out that Paul's red jacket is very similar to the one worn by Captain Kangaroo; footage from the Al Qaeda Christmas Party, complete with the old clip of Dave in the pilgrim suit; Dustin Hoffman plugs Last Chance Harvey and shares an antedote about Jose Ferrer; Todd Rundgren performed "Strike."moreless
  • Show #3038
    Show #3038
    Episode 63
    12/19/08
    6.5
    A commercial for "A Plaxico Burress Christmas," complete with audible gunshots; another "chat" with San Francisco 49ers coach Mike Singletary goes nowhere; Jerry Seinfeld does stand-up; Tony Mendez reads "Twas the Night Before Christmas" en Espanol; Leona Lewis performed "I Will Be."
  • Show #3037
    Show #3037
    Episode 62
    12/18/08
    0.0
    Will Smith and Of Montreal are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3036
    Show #3036
    Episode 61
    12/17/08
    0.0
    Jennifer Aniston and Broken Social Scene are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3035
    Show #3035
    Episode 60
    12/16/08
    0.0
    Tom Cruise and Fall Out Boy are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3034
    Show #3034
    Episode 59
    12/15/08
    8.0
    Adam Sandler is the scheduled guest. Plus, a Holiday Toy Demo!
  • Show #3033
    Show #3033
    Episode 58
    12/12/08
    8.0
    In need of a pick-me-up, Dave repeats the sneezing monkey clip; a bronchitis-stricken Meryl Streep promotes Doubt; Dave's old buddy Jeff Altman does a few impressions.
  • Show #3032
    Show #3032
    Episode 57
    12/11/08
    0.0
    Sen. John McCain and Bon Iver are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3031
    Show #3031
    Episode 56
    12/10/08
    0.0
    Keanu Reeves, Paula Abdul, and Loudon Wainwright III are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3030
    Show #3030
    Episode 55
    12/9/08
    0.0
    Dave makes several jokes about Jay Leno's move to prime time; intuitive Deborah Lynn plays the "Late Show Psychic Holiday Wrapped Gift Holiday Gift Bonanza" ...and loses yet again; Amy Adams plugs Doubt; Frost/Nixon star Michael Sheen shares a story about his father, a Jack Nicholson impersonator; Grammy nominee Jamey Johnson performs "In Colors."moreless
  • Show #3029
    Show #3029
    Episode 54
    12/8/08
    0.0
    Jennifer Connelly, Anderson Cooper, and The Duke Spirit are the scheduled guests. Plus, a special Top Ten from the Ball State University football team!
  • Show #3028
    Show #3028
    Episode 53
    11/28/08
    8.5
    Bruce Willis promotes the Fun Facts book, declaring the tome "Yippee-ki-larious, mother****er!"; Tom Arnold laments the failure of his third marriage and plugs Gardens of the Night; Dave chats with a grouchy CBS Store employee (Johnny Dark); Faith Hill and the Morgan State University Choir performed "Little Drummer Boy."
  • Show #3027
    Show #3027
    Episode 52
    11/27/08
    0.0
    Denis Leary and John Mayer are the scheduled guests. Plus, Dave's Mom and the 16th annual pie-guessing contest!
  • Show #3026
    Show #3026
    Episode 51
    11/26/08
    8.0
    While bragging about his alma mater's undefeated football team, Dave shows a clip of the Ball State Marching Band spelling out his name while playing the "Late Show" theme song; Teri Hatcher shares a funny antedote about an incident on election night; four stagehands star in a spoof of "The Hills"; Ludacris (featuring T-Pain) performed "One More Drink."moreless
  • Show #3025
    Show #3025
    Episode 50
    11/25/08
    0.0
    Dave calls out Tony for making him read the same monologue joke twice; after President Bush pardoned 14 convicted felons that week, Dave and Alan grant clemency to an audience member; Reese Witherspoon relives her 2005 Oscar win and plugsFour Christmases; Harry Connick Jr. performs "It's The Most Wonderful Time of the Year."moreless
  • Show #3024
    Show #3024
    Episode 49
    11/24/08
    0.0
    Nicole Kidman, Simon Baker, and Kanye West are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3023
    Show #3023
    Episode 48
    11/21/08
    0.0
    James Franco and Bruce McCall are the scheduled guests. Plus, Day 5 of "Tribute Band Week" with The Allstarz!
  • Show #3022
    Show #3022
    Episode 47
    11/20/08
    7.0
    Dave brags about the undefeated Ball State Cardinal football team; the night after she guested, Dave calls up Katie Couric for closure on the John McCain mess; Stephen Colbert discusses childhood Christmas memories; Kristen Stewart plugs Twilight; on Day 4 of Tribute Band Week, Super Diamond performed "Cracklin' Rose."
  • Show #3021
    Show #3021
    Episode 46
    11/19/08
    0.0
    Day 3 of "Tribute Band Week" with Mr. Brownstone. Plus, Katie Couric!
  • Show #3020
    Show #3020
    Episode 45
    11/18/08
    6.5
    With First Lady of France Carla Bruni Sarkozy on the show, Dave wonders if he'll accidentally start an international incident; Lyle the Intern and his pal "Rudy" (Joe Grossman) promote their internet show; Jack Hanna brings out a baby kangaroo, an aardvark, and a macaque; on Day 2 of Tribute Band Week, The Cold Hard Cash Show performed "Folsom Prison Blues."moreless
  • Show #3019
    Show #3019
    Episode 44
    11/17/08
    9.0
    Emma Thompson and fox attack survivor Michelle Felicetta are the scheduled guests. Plus, Day 1 of "Tribute Band Week" with Purple Reign!
  • Show #3018
    Show #3018
    Episode 43
    11/14/08
    7.5
    A plug for Tribute Bands Week; Bill Cosby does some stand-up, promotes the "Cosby Show" complete series DVD set and comments on the election; The Answer (making their American TV debut) performed "Never Too Late."
  • Show #3017
    Show #3017
    Episode 42
    11/13/08
    9.0
    Bruce Willis and Sia are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3016
    Show #3016
    Episode 41
    11/12/08
    0.0
    Russell Brand and Charlie Haden are the scheduled guests. Plus, Stupid Human Tricks!
  • Show #3015
    Show #3015
    Episode 40
    11/11/08
    7.0
    Dave shows a clip of King Tut's mummy appearing on Maury; NFL superstar Terrell Owens presents the Top Ten; the legendary Don Rickles plugs his new book and riffs on marriage and growing old; Alicia Keys performed "The Thing About Love."
  • Show #3014
    Show #3014
    Episode 39
    11/10/08
    0.0
    Ted Turner, Jamie Oliver, and Taylor Swift are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3013
    Show #3013
    Episode 38
    11/7/08
    7.0
    Alec Baldwin endorses the Fun Facts book; Natalie Portman discusses campaigning for President-elect Obama; Bill Scheft begs the new president to make an ass of himself; Artie Lange plugs his new book; Brad Paisley performed a cover of The Cars' "Good Times Roll."
  • Show #3012
    Show #3012
    Episode 37
    11/6/08
    10
    Ben Stiller and Q-Tip the scheduled guests. Plus, the Kid Scientists of Naperville, IL!
  • Show #3011
    Show #3011
    Episode 36
    11/5/08
    6.0
    Dave shares a few thoughts on election night; an audience member panics when he realizes he forgot to vote; Tom Brokaw promotes his best-selling book, "Boom!"; a very pregnant Vera Farmiga plugs The Boy in the Striped Pajamas.
  • Show #3010
    Show #3010
    Episode 35
    11/3/08
    0.0
    Paris Hilton, Elvis Costello, and Jenny Lewis are the scheduled guests. Plus, a Top Ten from Ricky Gervais!
  • Show #3009
    Show #3009
    Episode 34
    10/31/08
    0.0
    Marcia Cross, Alan Zweibel, and George Clinton are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3008
    Show #3008
    Episode 33
    10/30/08
    0.0
    "New Halloween Costumes" include Sarah Palin's passport, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Amy Winehouse's hair, and an oversized copy of the Fun Facts book; Cole Hamels of the World Champion Philadelphia Phillies reads the Top Ten; John Legend performed "I Love, You Love."
  • Show #3007
    Show #3007
    Episode 32
    10/29/08
    0.0
    Alec Baldwin, Paul Mooney, and Ryan Adams & The Cardinals are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3006
    Show #3006
    Episode 31
    10/28/08
    0.0
    Regis Philbin and James Taylor are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3005
    Show #3005
    Episode 30
    10/27/08
    0.0
    Bill O'Reilly and Lauren Conrad are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3004
    Show #3004
    Episode 29
    10/17/08
    7.0
    Dave riffs on the new George W. Bush movie; comedienne Tina Fey explains how she nailed her impersonation of Gov. Sarah Palin; Alan (in Palin drag) fumes over Tina's presence on the show; Frank Caliendo does a few impressions; Tim Montana performed "Butte Montana."
  • Show #3003
    Show #3003
    Episode 28
    10/16/08
    6.0
    One month after ditching Dave at the last minute, Senator John McCain finally appears on the show. The presidential hopeful walks out to the band playing The Who's "I Can't Explain" and discusses foreign policy, his running mate's credibility, and his connection to G. Gordon Liddy. Also, Ne-Yo performed "Miss Independent."moreless
  • Show #3002
    Show #3002
    Episode 27
    10/15/08
    0.0
    Dave "interviews" Secretary of the Treasury Henry Paulson via satellite; Martin Short performs a song about the election; Marv Albert discusses a recent trip to Wyoming and shares a few of his trademark bloopers.
  • Show #3001
    Show #3001
    Episode 26
    10/14/08
    0.0
    Josh Brolin, Amy Sedaris, and Blues Traveler are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #3000
    Show #3000
    Episode 25
    10/13/08
    0.0
    Sarah Silverman, The Teutul Family, and Ra Ra Riot are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #2999
    Show #2999
    Episode 24
    10/10/08
    6.0
    Tonight on "Late Show Green Tips," Chris and Gerard show off their new hybrid; Jeremy Piven discusses winning his third Emmy; Alan has a few words to say to Gov. Sarah Palin; Elizabeth Banks plugs W.; Lou Reed performed "Caroline Says, Part 2."
  • Show #2998
    Show #2998
    Episode 23
    10/9/08
    0.0
    Michael Bearden fills in for Paul; a man wanders onstage to get his copy of the Fun Facts book autographed; Bill Murray promotes City of Ember and conducts a town hall debate; Beck performed "Gamma Ray."
  • Show #2997
    Show #2997
    Episode 22
    10/8/08
    0.0
    Dennis Quaid, Sarah Chalke, and Buddy Guy are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #2996
    Show #2996
    Episode 21
    10/7/08
    0.0
    Dave presents the (fake) opening credits of the second presidential debate, which closely resemble Magnum P.I.; Debra Messing plugs "The Starter Wife" and takes a jab at Sarah Palin; Alan's tour of the Late Show control room is sabotaged; Alianca da Terra founder John Carter discusses the plight of the Amazon rainforest; Tegan and Sara performed "Call It Off."moreless
  • Show #2995
    Show #2995
    Episode 20
    10/6/08
    8.0
    Russell Crowe, Sarah Vowell, and The Pretenders are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #2994
    Show #2994
    Episode 19
    10/3/08
    6.0
    Dave comments on the previous night's vice-presidential debate, which is followed by a string of Unfair Edits; NBC anchorman Brian Williams also throws in his two cents; Tim Robbins talks baseball, shares a story about Paul Newman, and plugs City of Ember.
  • Show #2993
    Show #2993
    Episode 18
    10/2/08
    0.0
    Calista Flockhart, Bill Hader, and Lucinda Williams are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #2992
    Show #2992
    Episode 17
    10/1/08
    6.5
    After watching a clip of Senator McCain looking lost after a speech, Dave gives some advice: "when public speaking, always try to go out the way you came in"; Kate Walsh describes getting attacked by a horsefly; Barry Sonnenfeld shares a few more wacky antedotes; former Hootie & The Blowfish frontman Darius Rucker performed "Learn to Live."moreless
  • Show #2991
    Show #2991
    Episode 16
    9/30/08
    0.0
    Anne Hathaway, Josette Sheeran, and The Virgins are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #2990
    Show #2990
    Episode 15
    9/29/08
    8.0
    Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Cera, and Pete Seeger are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #2989
    Show #2989
    Episode 14
    9/26/08
    8.0
    An audience member pays Dave with $13.20 to read tonight's Top Ten, but Dave raises the bribe to $20; tonight on "Tips for Green Living," Chris and Gerard bathe in an office sink; Lance Armstrong declares his return to cycling; SNL star Kristen Wiig shares her life story; TV on the Radio performed "Dancing Choose."moreless
  • Show #2988
    Show #2988
    Episode 13
    9/25/08
    7.0
    Paris Hilton, Usain Bolt, and Morningwood are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #2987
    Show #2987
    Episode 12
    9/24/08
    9.6
    Keith Olbermann and Delta Goodrem are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #2986
    Show #2986
    Episode 11
    9/23/08
    0.0
    Dave plugs the "Late Show Fun Facts" book again; Lyle the Intern fails to convince Dave to join his bootleg videotape scam; Julianne Moore discusses a trip to Brazil and plugs Blindness; comedy partners Tim Reid and Tom Dreesen promote their book; Kings of Leon performed "Sex on Fire."
  • Show #2985
    Show #2985
    Episode 10
    9/22/08
    9.0
    Former President William Jefferson Clinton and Chris Rock are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #2984
    Show #2984
    Episode 9
    9/12/08
    0.0
    Throughout the night, Olympic high-jumpers strut their stuff out on 53rd Street; Dave reads from the "Late Show Fun Facts" book, in stores next week; in her first LSDL appearance in seven years, Meg Ryan plugs The Women and shares an antedote about her daughter; Ricky Gervais promotes Ghost Town and describes doing press junkets for the movie.moreless
  • Show #2983
    Show #2983
    Episode 8
    9/11/08
    0.0
    Jessica Simpson and Jack Hanna are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #2982
    Show #2982
    Episode 7
    9/10/08
    8.3
    Per Harry's request, Biff helps Dave put a stuffed animal with a Ball State sweatshirt on the bridge in the backdrop; Senator Barack Obama addresses the "lipstick on a pig" controversy and discusses foreign policy at length; NBA star Lebron James describes winning a gold medal at the Beijing Olympics.
  • Show #2981
    Show #2981
    Episode 6
    9/9/08
    7.0
    Dave plays with a giant cardboard iPod; the finalists for the 2008 Sprint Cup present the second annual NASCAR Top Twelve; Jada Pinkett Smith promotes The Women and discusses surfing; Chris "Mad Dog" Russo explains his leap to satellite radio; Michael Buble performed a cover of "Me and Mrs. Jones."
  • Show #2980
    Show #2980
    Episode 5
    9/8/08
    8.8
    Keira Knightley and Thomas L. Friedman are the scheduled guests.
  • Show #2979
    Show #2979
    Episode 4
    9/5/08
    6.0
    Legendary Olympic high-jumper Charles Austin nearly sets a world record out on 53rd Street; Dave picks up a phone call from the Delilah radio show; John Malkovich plugs Burn After Reading; Hayden Panattiere discusses saving whales; Steve Earle performs a cover of Warren Zevon's "Reconsider Me."
  • Show #2978
    Show #2978
    Episode 3
    9/4/08
    6.5
    Following the previous night's acceptance speech, Dave admits to underestimating Gov. Sarah Palin; Andy Kindler makes his last report from the GOP convention in Minneapolis; Robin Williams throws in his two cents on the election; Shannen Doherty plugs the new90210 and describes surviving the Southern California mudslides; Duffy performed "Warwick Avenue."moreless
  • Show #2977
    Show #2977
    Episode 2
    9/3/08
    7.0
    Dave asks staff writer Joe Grossman about his sex addiction; in his second report from the convention, Andy Kindler interviews a variety of GOP bigwigs; Dr. Phil refutes rumors of marital problems; Tilda Swinton promotes Burn After Reading; Tricky performed "Council Estate."
  • Show #2976
    Show #2976
    Episode 1
    9/2/08
    0.0
    Dave expresses concern for John McCain's choice of running mate, Gov. Sarah Palin; Andy Kindler makes his first report from the Republican National Convention; Nicolas Cage plugs Bangkok Dangerous and discusses haunted houses; Aussie actress Anna Torv makes her talk show debut; from his debut album, actor Terrence Howard performed "Love Makes You Beautiful."moreless
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