Conan O'Brien makes his debut on NBC's 'The Tonight Show'
Published 06/02/2009, AP Television Writer
He joined a line of predecessors _ Steve Allen, Jack Paar, Johnny Carson and Jay Leno _ on television's most historic late-night franchise. "I think I've timed this move perfectly," he said in his opening monologue. "I'm on a last-place network, I moved to a state that's bankrupt and 'The Tonight Show' is sponsored by General Motors."Word count: 630