David Letterman gave up his seat on late night television when he announced his retirement. The show, Late Show with David Letterman, will continue to air until 2015. The announcement opens up a lane for a new cat to take his spot and some suspect Chelsea Handle may have a shot because her contract will end with E! will end soon as well.

This is something that you need to hear David say himself and we've put up the video below.

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