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Jay Leno

Originally posted May 2004

If Roast Beef Could Fly

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He swears it's a true story. "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno says the story he tells in his children's book really did happen to him and his family. It all started, he says, when his father decided to build a rotisserie in the backyard...

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Jay Leno is the host of the Emmy Award-winning and number-one-rated The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, celebrating its twelfth anniversary in May 2004. Leno is the author of Leading with My Chin (HarperCollins), his autobiography. This is his first book for children. Jay was born in New Rochelle, New York, and was raised in Andover, Massachusetts. He and his wife, Mavis, live in Los Angeles. In his spare time, he enjoys working on his collection of classic cars and motorcycles.

Find Jay Leno on the web: www.nbc.com/tonightshow

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