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Jay Leno 'Tonight Show' goodbye gets more viewers than first farewell

Jay Leno listens to Oprah Winfrey sing on his final night hosting "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California in this February 6, 2014 picture provided by NBC. REUTERS/Stacie McChesney/NBC/Handout via Reuters

Jay Leno listens to Oprah Winfrey sing on his final night hosting "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California in this February 6, 2014 picture provided by NBC. REUTERS/Stacie McChesney/NBC/Handout via Reuters

Jay Leno listens to Oprah Winfrey sing on his final night hosting "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California in this February 6, 2014 picture provided by NBC. REUTERS/Stacie McChesney/NBC/Handout via Reuters
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Jay Leno sits with guests Jack Black and Kim Kardashian on his final night hosting "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California in this February 6, 2014 picture provided by NBC. REUTERS/Stacie McChesney/NBC/Handout via Reuters

Jay Leno sits with guests Jack Black and Kim Kardashian on his final night hosting "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California in this February 6, 2014 picture provided by NBC. REUTERS/Stacie McChesney/NBC/Handout via Reuters

Jay Leno sits with guests Jack Black and Kim Kardashian on his final night hosting "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California in this February 6, 2014 picture provided by NBC. REUTERS/Stacie McChesney/NBC/Handout via Reuters
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Host Jay Leno sits at his desk during a commercial break while taping the last episode of "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California February 6, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Host Jay Leno sits at his desk during a commercial break while taping the last episode of "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California February 6, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Host Jay Leno sits at his desk during a commercial break while taping the last episode of "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California February 6, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Oprah Winfrey performs on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California in this February 6, 2014 picture provided by NBC. REUTERS/Chris Haston/NBC/Handout via Reuters

Oprah Winfrey performs on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California in this February 6, 2014 picture provided by NBC. REUTERS/Chris Haston/NBC/Handout via Reuters

Oprah Winfrey performs on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California in this February 6, 2014 picture provided by NBC. REUTERS/Chris Haston/NBC/Handout via Reuters
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Jay Leno applauds singer Garth Brooks on his final night hosting "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California in this February 6, 2014 picture provided by NBC. REUTERS/Stacie McChesney/NBC/Handout via Reuters

Jay Leno applauds singer Garth Brooks on his final night hosting "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California in this February 6, 2014 picture provided by NBC. REUTERS/Stacie McChesney/NBC/Handout via Reuters

Jay Leno applauds singer Garth Brooks on his final night hosting "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, California in this February 6, 2014 picture provided by NBC. REUTERS/Stacie McChesney/NBC/Handout via Reuters
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