August 7, 2005

The huffy walk-out.

A propos of Robert Novak's huffy walk-out, here are the other big TV walk-outs:
In 1960, Jack Paar looked into the camera and announced: "I am leaving 'The Tonight Show.' There must be a better way of making a living than this." ... A few weeks later, his point made, Mr. Paar returned, beginning his monologue with, "As I was saying ..."
Paar was pissed at getting in trouble with the network for saying "water closet."

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