On the beard.
“I always told myself when the show goes away, I will stop shaving. I had to shave every day from 20 until I was 68.”
On his mom’s Broad Ripple home, originally purchased for $8,000.
“This is a two-bedroom house and years later, when my mom moved out of there she sold it for $30 million.”
On women in late night television.
“I don’t know why they didn’t give my show to a woman. That would have been fine.”
Gallery: David Letterman Post-Retirement