"I knew when I signed my contract the last time, that was it. It began to feel repetitive. I will have done more than 2,000 shows by the time I'm done. That's a lot of shows. It's time for a change. I don't know what's next, really, and that feels better. That kind of uncertainty feels quite refreshing after 10 years."
"I didn't want it. I know it is very hard to get people to believe it. I never wanted to be a late-night host. I did it because it was fun and entertaining and engaging. I think I got pretty good at it, but it's not a career goal for me."