The iconic Late Show With David Letterman marquee was taken down last week.
The work took place over several nights. All that now remains is the shell that the marquee bolted on to.
Stephen Colbert’s new Late Show marquee is thought to be more “high tech” when it’s installed in the coming weeks, but nothing will match how the Late Show With David Letterman signage was an iconic part of New York.
The removal of the signage was tweeted about in real time by avid Late Show fans and later videos emerged:
— Norm Augustinus (@normaugustinus) May 28, 2015
— Norm Augustinus(@normaugustinus) May 28, 2015
photo via Rupert the Deli Guy pic.twitter.com/StEcjygAOq
— deathandtaxes(@DeathAndTaxes) May 28, 2015