CHECK OUT AN OLD ARTICLE FROM THE LAST NBC LATE-NIGHT MESS . . . IN WHICH JAY SAYS HE'D REFUSE TO DO A 12:30 A.M. SHOW:
Just for fun, here's an old "New York Times" article from December of 1992 . . . back when JAY LENO was fighting DAVID LETTERMAN for the "Tonight Show" desk.
--In the article, Jay vows to leave the network if NBC gives "The Tonight Show" to Letterman, and asks him to take the 12:30 A.M. timeslot. (--Here's the link . . .)