Description:David Letterman uses mature humor to appeal to his audience in this weeknight series, which gets its music from a house band led by Paul Shaffer. Among the show's most-famous segments are the Top Ten List and Stupid Pet Tricks, the latter of which subsequently led to an additional recurring segment called Stupid Human Tricks.
Letterman's wired a little more tightly than the average
talk show host, and that tension makes for riveting TV. Not afraid to look
politics square in the eye, he can be abrasive yet fabulously inventive. Read more...