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Medium Cool: Talk Show Guests Week Of December 15th, 2014

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Monday, December 15

David Letterman: Emma Stone, a Top Ten List presented by the 2014 Heisman Trophy winner, Bob Seger
Jimmy Fallon: Oprah Winfrey, Idina Menzel
Jimmy Kimmel: Emily Blunt, Lee Pace, Alt-J
Craig Ferguson: Jon Hamm, Tim Meadows
Seth Meyers: 50 Cent, Patricia Clarkson, James Bay
Carson Daly: Tricia Helfer, Interpol, James Davis
Tavis Smiley: Sen. Carl Levin, Macy Gray
Daily Show: Tim Burton
Colbert Report: Seth Rogen
At Midnight: Spike Feresten, Jessimae Peluso, Donnell Rawlings
Conan O’Brien: Lisa Kudrow, Eric Andre, Interpol
Watch What Happens Live: Jason Schwartzman, Krysten Ritter
The View: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Tai Beauchamp, guest co-host Keke Palmer
The Talk: Barry Manilow, Dave Annable
Kelly & Michael: Amy Adams, Larry the Cable Guy
Ellen DeGeneres: Nicki Minaj
Wendy Williams: An hour of Hot Topics
Meredith Vieira: Jessie J
Queen Latifah: Jada Pinkett Smith, Bruno Tonioli (R 9/22/14)
The Real: Jessie J

Tuesday, December 16

David Letterman: Anna Kendrick, Charli XCX
Jimmy Fallon: Christoph Waltz, Nicki Minaj
Jimmy Kimmel: Garth Brooks, Tracey Ullman
Craig Ferguson: Larry King, Angela Kinsey
Seth Meyers: James Corden, Vanessa Bayer, Robert Earl
Carson Daly: Jena Malone, Broods, the Immortalists
Tavis Smiley: Angelina Jolie
Daily Show: Paul McCartney
Colbert Report: Kendrick Lamar
At Midnight: Brooke Van Poppelen, Kevin Pereira, Wil Wheaton
Conan O’Brien: Dick Van Dyke, Jenny Slate, Vance Joy
Watch What Happens Live: Kim Richards
The View: Mayor Bill de Blasio, Chirlane McCray, Idina Menzel, Mario Batali, Michael Symon, Carla Hall, Clinton Kelly, Daphne Oz, guest co-host Rachel Feinstein
The Talk: Lisa Kudrow, Emily Wickersham, Wolfgang Puck
Kelly & Michael: Chris Pine, David Oyelowo
Ellen DeGeneres: Jane Fonda
Wendy Williams: Carla Hall
Meredith Vieira: Cuba Gooding Jr.
Queen Latifah: Sharon Osbourne, RuPaul, Dustin Lynch (R 9/23/14)
The Real: Hill Harper

Wednesday, December 17

David Letterman: Willie Nelson & Billy Joe Shaver
Jimmy Fallon: James Franco, Seth Rogen
Jimmy Kimmel: Michael Keaton, Megyn Kelly, George Ezra
Craig Ferguson: Betty White, Thomas Lennon
Seth Meyers: Bill O’Reilly, Krysten Ritter, Jungle
Carson Daly: Lorenzo Richelmy, Rey Pila, J.C. Chandor
Tavis Smiley: Lindsey Buckingham
Daily Show: Anna Kendrick
Colbert Report: Phil Klay
At Midnight: Alice Wetterlund, Mike Lawrence, Matt Braunger
Conan O’Brien: Jason Schwartzman, Jack O’Connell, King Tuff
Watch What Happens Live: Nicki Minaj
The View: A performance from Broadway’s “Side Show”, guest co-host Samantha Ponder
The Talk: Anjelica Huston, Kevin Pollack, Chi-Lan Lieu
Kelly & Michael: James Franco, Quvenzhane Wallis
Ellen DeGeneres: Leah Remini
Wendy Williams: Gene Simmons, Diana Madison
Meredith Vieira: Rob Lowe
Queen Latifah: Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Patti LaBelle, Curtis Stone, Art Smith (R 9/24/14)
The Real: Brandi Glanville

Thursday, December 18

David Letterman: Rosie O’Donnell, Jeff Altman
Jimmy Fallon: Amy Adams, Nick Offerman, Foo Fighters
Jimmy Kimmel: Christine Baranski, Jenny Lewis
Craig Ferguson: Jim Parsons
Seth Meyers: Seth Rogen, Greg Warren
Carson Daly: Jack O’Connell, Coves, Andrew Orvedahl
Tavis Smiley: Charles Bolden, Freeman Hrabowski
Daily Show: Chris Rock
Colbert Report: Grimmy
At Midnight: Margaret Cho, Drew Carey, Blaine Capatch
Conan O’Brien: Orlando Bloom, John C. McGinley, Sebastian Maniscalco
Watch What Happens Live: Sting, Trudie Styler
The View: Nicki Minaj, guest co-host Laverne Cox
The Talk: Simon Baker, Marcel Vigneron, Lilliana Vazquez
Kelly & Michael: Oprah Winfrey, Christoph Waltz
Ellen DeGeneres: Allison Janney
Wendy Williams: Donald Trump, Kate Dimmock
Meredith Vieira: Donald Trump, Cheryl Burke
Queen Latifah: Ben Kingsley, Jesse Williams (R 9/25/14)
The Real: Rockmond Dunbar

Friday, December 19

Jimmy Fallon: Ben Stiller, Brie Larson, Damon Wayans
Jimmy Kimmel: Ryan Seacrest, Rebecca Romijn, Vintage Trouble (R 12/4/14)
Craig Ferguson: Jay Leno
Carson Daly: Juno Temple, Le Butcherettes, Ho99o9 (R 11/6/14)
Tavis Smiley: Rob Bell, Marcus Baram
The View: Marjorie Johnson, Mikey Russo, Mario Cantone
The Talk: Trisha Yearwood, Fabio Viviani
Kelly & Michael: Emily Blunt, Rupert Friend, the Harlem Globetrotters
Ellen DeGeneres: Owen Wilson
Wendy Williams: Mary J. Blige, Joe Levy, Judy Gold, Sharon Carpenter
Meredith Vieira: Chris Rock, Kevin Jonas
Queen Latifah: Big & Rich, Tom Arnold, Freddie Prinze Jr. (R 10/2/14)
The Real: Nicki Minaj

Comment: I was actually thinking the Medium Cool Best Talk Show Guest Of The Week coveted award should have gone to Bob Seger, who I am seeing on Friday but finally decided upon Billy Joe Shaver, who I am seeing on Wednesday, performing “Hard To Be An Outlaw”on Letterman with Willie Nelson.

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