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No joke: NBC a good bet to bump Jay Leno for Jimmy Fallon
No joke: NBC a good bet to bump Jay Leno for Jimmy Fallon

Jay Leno had to know the head honchos at NBC were gunning for him when he told the following joke Monday night: "You know the whole legend of St. Patrick, right?" he asked the audience in his opening monologue. "St. Patrick drove all the snakes out of Ireland — and then they came to the United States and became NBC executives." The harsh humor directed at the guys who hold his fate in their hands is just the latest sign that the star and his bosses pretty much detest one another. So, is Jay really being replaced by Jimmy Fallon? Is "The Tonight Show" going to leave Los Angeles (a.k.a. Burbank) and move to New York City, where it was born back in the days...

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