Social media proponents will get another huge boost in the eyes of the public and media planners with the news that a Twitter link has helped raise thousands overnight.
The Leno, Obrien dustup seems to have reached a crescendo. Obrien did the only thing he could do. Announce if he is bumped up, he's out the door. This maintains his dignity and puts a hold on his free fall in the eyes of the public and other other potential opportunities.
Although Andrea Peyser of the NY Post wasn't so kind stating "Conan, don't let the door smack you on the way out!"