Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Regis Philbin is getting ready to walk off into the sunset
Explaining that it wasn't an easy decision to make, he added philosophically: "Everything must come to an end..especially with certain old people."
His exact final date -- or who might replace him alongside Kelly Ripa -- are yet to be determined. "This is gonna happen sometime the end of the summer -- we'll have a lot of fun between now and then!"
Choking up, his cohost Ripa said, "I can only speak for America and all of us here: It has been a pleasure and a privilege and a dream come true and I wish I could do something to change your mind!"