Wednesday, July 27, 2011

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson

I'm a little fond of The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. It's certainly nothing I'd watch every night if I had the chance but it's got a self-deprecating, friendly, oh-who-really-cares attitude that reminds me of Late Night with David Letterman, which I used to watch some nights back in high school. The host doesn't have the self-hatred that was sometimes boiling to the surface of Letterman's delivery and sometimes does fine hour-long interviews, such as those with Stephen Fry and Cornel West.

And how can you not like a show that had, on the same night, both Paris Hilton and Neil Gaiman? Don't believe me? Here's a screen shot: