This Oct. 18, 2012 photo released by E! shows host Chelsea Handler 

This Oct. 18, 2012 photo released by E! shows host Chelsea Handler during a broadcast of "Chelsea Lately," in Los Angeles.  The role of female talk-show hosts in late-night TV network history, all 50-plus years of it, can be summed up in two words: Joan Rivers. It takes just another two _ Arsenio Hall _ to do the same for minorities. There's no indication that's going to change in the latest round of musical chairs involving "Tonight" and "Late Night." (AP Photo/E!, Micah Slay)
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This Oct. 18, 2012 photo released by E! shows host Chelsea Handler during a broadcast of "Chelsea Lately," in Los Angeles. The role of female talk-show hosts in late-night TV network history, all 50-plus years of it, can be summed up in two words: Joan Rivers. It takes just another two _ Arsenio Hall _ to do the same for minorities. There's no indication that's going to change in the latest round of musical chairs involving "Tonight" and "Late Night." (AP Photo/E!, Micah Slay)
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