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But everyone wants to know what his late night competition thinks!
"I wasn't up for it. I'm very happy where I am. But I love Stephen. Stephen is great. I'm a huge fan of his as a comic and a human being. I think it’s fantastic and I'm really glad he got the job, and I look forward to seeing his show. He's going to be fantastic."
We're so glad Conan is happy! Besides, he took over for Letterman once before, back in 1993. Why not give someone else a chance?
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