Sonoma State University

February 11, 2014 8:44 PM

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In the world of late-night television, if a network says, “jump,” talk show hosts usually say, “how high?” Such is the case at “The Tonight Show” where NBC Universal has manipulated the careers of three well-known hosts for the sake of projected ratings since 2009.

Most recently, NBC forced Jay Leno, host of “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” to retire early and surrender his seat to Jimmy Fallon who is scheduled to begin hosting “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Feb. 17. Leno’s last show was Feb. 6. The move has been the subject of considerable discu...

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