Writers Unamused by Daly’s Joke Hotline
By Lisa de Moraes
The Washington Post Friday, November 30, 2007; Page C07
If NBC hoped Daly’s return would demonstrate the air was safe on the other side of the picket line, it does not seem to have achieved that result.
Instead, Conan O’Brien has decided to pay below-the-line staffers on his NBC late-night show out of his own pocket after the network stops doing so at the end of this week.