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    Host
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    The Tonight Show

In a time slot dominated by barbed-tongued critics, Fallon has led latenight TV—and his nearly 4 million nightly viewers, “coveted younger demo,” and 6.7 million YouTube followers—to an unapologetic joy, filled with hip-hop dance-offs, lip-sync battles, and Everyman effervescence. It’s an improbable cultural feat: After just a year on the job—and surrounded by Twitter wars, celebrity smackdowns, and caustic commentary—Fallon is making “nice” seem pretty cool.

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