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<p>Jay Leno looks at cue cards with actor Billy Crystal during a commercial break while taping the last episode of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno in Burbank, February 6, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni</p>

Jay Leno looks at cue cards with actor Billy Crystal during a commercial break while taping the last episode of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno in Burbank, February 6, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Jay Leno looks at cue cards with actor Billy Crystal during a commercial break while taping the last episode of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno in Burbank, February 6, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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<p>Jay Leno during a commercial break while taping the last episode of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno in Burbank, February 6, 2014.  REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni</p>

Jay Leno during a commercial break while taping the last episode of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno in Burbank, February 6, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Jay Leno during a commercial break while taping the last episode of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno in Burbank, February 6, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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<p>Jay Leno with actor Billy Crystal 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</p>

Jay Leno with actor Billy Crystal 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

Jay Leno with actor Billy Crystal 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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<p>President  Obama laughs with Jay Leno on 'The Tonight Show with Jay Leno' in Burbank, March 19, 2009. 



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President Obama laughs with Jay Leno on 'The Tonight Show with Jay Leno' in Burbank, March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Larry Downing

President Obama laughs with Jay Leno on 'The Tonight Show with Jay Leno' in Burbank, March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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<p>Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton reacts as Jay Leno shows her a tabloid newspaper article about her appearance with a UFO alien, August 4, 2003. 



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Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton reacts as Jay Leno shows her a tabloid newspaper article about her appearance with a UFO alien, August 4, 2003. REUTER/Fred Prouser

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton reacts as Jay Leno shows her a tabloid newspaper article about her appearance with a UFO alien, August 4, 2003. REUTER/Fred Prouser

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<p>Dolly Parton gestures to Jay Leno, February 21, 2006. 
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Dolly Parton gestures to Jay Leno, February 21, 2006. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Dolly Parton gestures to Jay Leno, February 21, 2006. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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<p>Jessica Alba with Jay Leno, July 7, 2005.

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Jessica Alba with Jay Leno, July 7, 2005. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Jessica Alba with Jay Leno, July 7, 2005. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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<p>Jay Leno holds a magazine with a cover story about the state of the marriage of Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey, as he interviews Simpson, July 29, 2005.

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Jay Leno holds a magazine with a cover story about the state of the marriage of Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey, as he interviews Simpson, July 29, 2005. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Jay Leno holds a magazine with a cover story about the state of the marriage of Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey, as he interviews Simpson, July 29, 2005. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Mel Gibson as a guest, February 26, 2004. 



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Mel Gibson as a guest, February 26, 2004. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Mel Gibson as a guest, February 26, 2004. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Tom Cruise mocks his appearance on The Oprah Winfrey Show by standing on the couch, June 8, 2005. 



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Tom Cruise mocks his appearance on The Oprah Winfrey Show by standing on the couch, June 8, 2005. REUTERS/Chris Pizzello

Tom Cruise mocks his appearance on The Oprah Winfrey Show by standing on the couch, June 8, 2005. REUTERS/Chris Pizzello

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<p>Jerry Seinfeld waves to the audience in 1998. 



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Jerry Seinfeld waves to the audience in 1998. REUTERS/File

Jerry Seinfeld waves to the audience in 1998. REUTERS/File

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<p>Laura Bush shows off her muscle in response to a question by Jay Leno asking if she worked out at the White House, May 19, 2004.



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Laura Bush shows off her muscle in response to a question by Jay Leno asking if she worked out at the White House, May 19, 2004. REUTERS/File

Laura Bush shows off her muscle in response to a question by Jay Leno asking if she worked out at the White House, May 19, 2004. REUTERS/File

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<p>Jay Leno receives one of five kisses from supermodel Cindy Crawford during a fifth anniversary celebration taping in 1997. 


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Jay Leno receives one of five kisses from supermodel Cindy Crawford during a fifth anniversary celebration taping in 1997. REUTERS/File

Jay Leno receives one of five kisses from supermodel Cindy Crawford during a fifth anniversary celebration taping in 1997. REUTERS/File

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<p>Sharon Stone laughs during her appearance, August 3, 2005. 



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Sharon Stone laughs during her appearance, August 3, 2005. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Sharon Stone laughs during her appearance, August 3, 2005. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Jay Leno cracks up at a joke by then Texas Governor and Republican presidential candidate George W. Bush in 2000. 



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Jay Leno cracks up at a joke by then Texas Governor and Republican presidential candidate George W. Bush in 2000. REUTERS/File

Jay Leno cracks up at a joke by then Texas Governor and Republican presidential candidate George W. Bush in 2000. REUTERS/File

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<p>Hugh Grant talks with host Jay Leno during his first public appearance in the U.S. after his arrest for lewd conduct, in 1995. 



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Hugh Grant talks with host Jay Leno during his first public appearance in the U.S. after his arrest for lewd conduct, in 1995. REUTERS/File

Hugh Grant talks with host Jay Leno during his first public appearance in the U.S. after his arrest for lewd conduct, in 1995. REUTERS/File

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<p>Dennis Rodman looks on as Jay Leno wears a pair of sunglasses Rodman presented to him in 1999. 


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Dennis Rodman looks on as Jay Leno wears a pair of sunglasses Rodman presented to him in 1999. REUTERS/File

Dennis Rodman looks on as Jay Leno wears a pair of sunglasses Rodman presented to him in 1999. REUTERS/File

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<p>Jamie Foxx displays how excited a person might get upon seeing his friend, actor Denzel Washington, February 3, 2005. 



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Jamie Foxx displays how excited a person might get upon seeing his friend, actor Denzel Washington, February 3, 2005. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Jamie Foxx displays how excited a person might get upon seeing his friend, actor Denzel Washington, February 3, 2005. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Lance Armstrong gestures during an appearance on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" at the NBC studios in Burbank, July 27, 2000. 


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Lance Armstrong gestures during an appearance on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" at the NBC studios in Burbank, July 27, 2000. REUTERS/File

Lance Armstrong gestures during an appearance on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" at the NBC studios in Burbank, July 27, 2000. REUTERS/File

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<p>Russell Crowe is interviewed after he and his band '30 Odd Foot of Grunts' performed, August 16, 2001. 


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Russell Crowe is interviewed after he and his band '30 Odd Foot of Grunts' performed, August 16, 2001. REUTERS/File

Russell Crowe is interviewed after he and his band '30 Odd Foot of Grunts' performed, August 16, 2001. REUTERS/File

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<p>Will Smith reacts after asking why his coffee mug was labeled Guest 1, since he has made appearances on the show for over 12 years, April 5, 2005. 


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Will Smith reacts after asking why his coffee mug was labeled Guest 1, since he has made appearances on the show for over 12 years, April 5, 2005. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Will Smith reacts after asking why his coffee mug was labeled Guest 1, since he has made appearances on the show for over 12 years, April 5, 2005. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Former Green Party presidential candidate Ralph Nader holds up a rubber chicken, September 12, 2000. 



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Former Green Party presidential candidate Ralph Nader holds up a rubber chicken, September 12, 2000. REUTERS/File

Former Green Party presidential candidate Ralph Nader holds up a rubber chicken, September 12, 2000. REUTERS/File

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<p>Pamela Anderson s a guest, April 12, 2005. 



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Pamela Anderson s a guest, April 12, 2005. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Pamela Anderson s a guest, April 12, 2005. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Paul Newman all smiles, April 8, 2005. 



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Paul Newman all smiles, April 8, 2005. REUTERS/Jim Ruymen

Paul Newman all smiles, April 8, 2005. REUTERS/Jim Ruymen

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<p>Paris Hilton, with her pet Chihuahua Tinkerbell, September 6, 2004. 



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Paris Hilton, with her pet Chihuahua Tinkerbell, September 6, 2004. REUTERS/John Hayes

Paris Hilton, with her pet Chihuahua Tinkerbell, September 6, 2004. REUTERS/John Hayes

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<p>Tom Cruise shows the audience how white his leg is, August 9, 2004.



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Tom Cruise shows the audience how white his leg is, August 9, 2004. REUTERS/Jim Ruymen

Tom Cruise shows the audience how white his leg is, August 9, 2004. REUTERS/Jim Ruymen

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<p>Britney Spears during an appearance, February 11, 2002. 



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Britney Spears during an appearance, February 11, 2002. REUTERS/File

Britney Spears during an appearance, February 11, 2002. REUTERS/File

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<p>Gwyneth Paltrow laughs during her appearance, December 4, 2003. 



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Gwyneth Paltrow laughs during her appearance, December 4, 2003. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Gwyneth Paltrow laughs during her appearance, December 4, 2003. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Country singer Carrie Underwood performs a segment of a Tyrolese song, May 26, 2005. 



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Country singer Carrie Underwood performs a segment of a Tyrolese song, May 26, 2005. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Country singer Carrie Underwood performs a segment of a Tyrolese song, May 26, 2005. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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<p>California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger on the show, March 1, 2004. 



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California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger on the show, March 1, 2004. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger on the show, March 1, 2004. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Jane Fonda explains there is a statute of limitations on feeling guilty about your parents during her appearance, April 28, 2005. 



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Jane Fonda explains there is a statute of limitations on feeling guilty about your parents during her appearance, April 28, 2005. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Jane Fonda explains there is a statute of limitations on feeling guilty about your parents during her appearance, April 28, 2005. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Jay Leno interviews four-year-old Mensa member Priya Purewal in 2000. 



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Jay Leno interviews four-year-old Mensa member Priya Purewal in 2000. REUTERS/File

Jay Leno interviews four-year-old Mensa member Priya Purewal in 2000. REUTERS/File

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<p>Naomi Watts during a commercial break, February 6, 2004. 



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Naomi Watts during a commercial break, February 6, 2004. REUTERS/Jim Ruymen

Naomi Watts during a commercial break, February 6, 2004. REUTERS/Jim Ruymen

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<p>Then Democratic vice-presidential candidate John Edwards shares a light moment, October 12, 2004. 



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Then Democratic vice-presidential candidate John Edwards shares a light moment, October 12, 2004. REUTERS/Jim Ruymen

Then Democratic vice-presidential candidate John Edwards shares a light moment, October 12, 2004. REUTERS/Jim Ruymen

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<p>Los Angeles Lakers Vice President Earvin Magic Johnson laughs, July 7, 2005. 


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Los Angeles Lakers Vice President Earvin Magic Johnson laughs, July 7, 2005. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Los Angeles Lakers Vice President Earvin Magic Johnson laughs, July 7, 2005. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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<p>Lisa Marie Presley, May 1, 2003. 



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Lisa Marie Presley, May 1, 2003. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Lisa Marie Presley, May 1, 2003. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Actress Kirsten Dunst appears as a guest, September 15,2004. 



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Actress Kirsten Dunst appears as a guest, September 15,2004. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Actress Kirsten Dunst appears as a guest, September 15,2004. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Alex Rodriguez as a guest, March 31, 2003. 



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Alex Rodriguez as a guest, March 31, 2003. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Alex Rodriguez as a guest, March 31, 2003. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Jodie Foster as a guest, March 26, 2002. 



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Jodie Foster as a guest, March 26, 2002. REUTERS/File

Jodie Foster as a guest, March 26, 2002. REUTERS/File

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<p>Actor Adrien Brody, March 26, 2003. 



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Actor Adrien Brody, March 26, 2003. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Actor Adrien Brody, March 26, 2003. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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<p>Spanish actor Javier Bardem, March 15, 2001. 



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Spanish actor Javier Bardem, March 15, 2001. REUTERS/File

Spanish actor Javier Bardem, March 15, 2001. REUTERS/File

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<p>Donald Trump as a guest in 1999.



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Donald Trump as a guest in 1999. REUTERS/File

Donald Trump as a guest in 1999. REUTERS/File

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<p>Dame Edna as a guest in 1998. 



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Dame Edna as a guest in 1998. REUTERS/File

Dame Edna as a guest in 1998. REUTERS/File

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<p>Ellen DeGeneres gives host Jay Leno a brief kiss in 1997. 



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Ellen DeGeneres gives host Jay Leno a brief kiss in 1997. REUTERS/File

Ellen DeGeneres gives host Jay Leno a brief kiss in 1997. REUTERS/File

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<p>Pamela Anderson shows Jay Leno a shirt she purchased in anticipation of the birth of her son in 1996. 



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Pamela Anderson shows Jay Leno a shirt she purchased in anticipation of the birth of her son in 1996. REUTERS/File

Pamela Anderson shows Jay Leno a shirt she purchased in anticipation of the birth of her son in 1996. REUTERS/File

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<p>Sarah Ferguson, The Duchess of York, describes an incident when she was caught in a private moment by tabloid photographers in 1996. 



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Sarah Ferguson, The Duchess of York, describes an incident when she was caught in a private moment by tabloid photographers in 1996. REUTERS/File

Sarah Ferguson, The Duchess of York, describes an incident when she was caught in a private moment by tabloid photographers in 1996. REUTERS/File

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<p>Actress Cybill Shepherd holds the top of a shell bikini presented to her by Jay Leno  in 1996. 



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Actress Cybill Shepherd holds the top of a shell bikini presented to her by Jay Leno in 1996. REUTERS/File

Actress Cybill Shepherd holds the top of a shell bikini presented to her by Jay Leno in 1996. REUTERS/File

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<p>Jay Leno holds a baby orangutan as he comes face to face with another in 2003. 



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Jay Leno holds a baby orangutan as he comes face to face with another in 2003. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Jay Leno holds a baby orangutan as he comes face to face with another in 2003. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

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