First, he’s gotta shave the Colbeard.
WATCH David Letterman’s final Late Show
If your DVR missed the last part of the show (it ran about 20 minutes long!), if you missed it altogether, or if you want to watch it again, the whole show is online here.
Bill Murray jumped out of a cake to say goodbye to David Letterman
And by “jumped out” I mean “smashed through like the Kool-Aid man.”
Dave also showed a great compilation of some of Bill’s appearances on Dave’s shows over the years. Check it out below.
WATCH George Clooney HANDCUFF himself to David Letterman
He REALLY doesn’t want Dave to retire.
WATCH Tina Fey remove her dress for David Letterman
Tina told Dave that since he’s leaving late night television, she’s done wearing fancy dresses on talk shows because it’s too much work.
Stephen Colbert visited The Late Show and read his own Top 10 List
It’s a list Stephen and his writing partner compiled back in 1997 when they were up for a writing gig on Dave’s show. Full circle.
(David Letterman) has been on the air my entire adult life. Late Night debuted my first year in college. I learned more from watching Dave than I did from going to my classes — especially the ones I did not go to because I had stayed up until 1:30 watching Dave.
This man has influenced every host that came after him, and even a few who came before him — he’s that good.
And I tell you — I do not envy whoever they try to put in that chair.
SEE David Letterman announce his retirement on The Late Show
…and his upcoming wedding plans.