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23 Important Moments From David Letterman's Last "Late Show"

A look back at 33 years in late night.

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Where Tina Fey brought the realness.

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And Julia Louis-Dreyfus delivered the ultimate Seinfeld burn.

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While Jerry Seinfeld was in the room.

A look inside Dave's creative process.

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Lots of old graphics,

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Classic shots of Dave in his letterman jacket,

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Old sets inside the Ed Sullivan theater,

And reminders of when Dave's show was Late Night instead.

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A lot of old-school Dave outfits.

And vintage Paul.

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The last monologue.

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And the last of Dave's monologue gags.

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A Simpsons homage.

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A shout-out to his wife and son, Harry.

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And an audience zoom-in that perhaps neither were expecting.

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A sentimental moment of gratitude.

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...Which he followed up with this:

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Dave gave thanks to the band,

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To Biff Henderson,

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To Alan Kalter,

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And gave all the props to his band leader of 33 years, Paul Schaffer.

He finally signed off and kicked it over to the Foo Fighters...

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Who played the crap out of "Everlong."

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And we saw the final shot of the Late Show as we knew it.

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You can watch the entire sign off here.

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Bye, Dave!

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And thanks for 33 years of late night.

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