Netizens are “Team Conan”
The Internet has voted, and it’s supporting Conan O’Brien in his struggle against NBC.
Tens of thousands of people have taken to their Twitter feeds and Facebook pages — a wired army, indeed — to vent their outrage about Mr. O’Brien’s proposed move to 12:05 a.m. The comments heated up on Tuesday afternoon after Mr. O’Brien said that he would not move “The Tonight Show” to that time period, setting the stage for a possible exit from NBC.
“Hey, NBC said they wanted drama at 10,” Jay Leno joked on Monday night. “Now they’ve got it.”