Originally published on Sat August 25, 2012 8:16 am
Peter Lassally is known as "the host whisperer." If you've ever watched a late night show with an opening monologue, a couch and guests bouncing off each other, then you've seen his work — he practically invented the form.
SCOTT SIMON, HOST:
There's only one way to begin this item.
(SOUNDBITE OF THEME FROM "THE SIMPSONS")