How Long Will King Keep “Performing?”

By Brian 

Phil Rosenthal writes:

  …So long as he continues to be popular, CNN says it will continue to entrust [Larry] King with a show.

CNN News Group President Jim Walton on Tuesday told a gathering of television critics in Pasadena, Calif., that King, whose contract runs another two years, ‘can sit in his chair as long as he continues to perform.’

King said he’s thrilled, then added, ‘I love the line, ‘As long as he is able to perform….”

That is, indeed, a humdinger.