Well, that took long enough.
The anchorwoman experiment may be drawing to a close.
But at least he's leaving.
"I think it’s is a wonderful opportunity for Conan. He’s a great star who had a long and terrific run at NBC."
It also appears that Jeff Zucker's job is safe (for now).
NBC CEO to kick it with the Senate Judiciary Committee's anti-trust panel.
Plus, Stephen Colbert wins a gold medal in NBC bashing on our regular late-night roundup.
Except Jeff Zucker, who wisely stayed home in New York.
Not bad for seven months' work.
The NBC versus Conan drama has become an allegory for the financial crisis and the populist revolt that followed it.
Conan and Jay didn't take last night off from the Late Night wars.
Nikki Finke says Conan's reps are still lobbying Jeff Zucker to let O'Brien remain the host of the 'Tonight Show' at 11:30.
Also, Stewart finally talks NBC on our regular late-night roundup.
Zucker says he'll try to keep Conan off of a rival network for three-and-a-half years.
Plus, Ricky Gervais worries about Conan's lack of "discernible skills" on our regular late-night roundup.