“The Tonight Show’s Jay Leno hosted guests Dennis Quaid and David Koechner who were both showing off their iPhones during their interviews,” LoopRumors reports.

LoopRumors reports, “Jay Leno, aware of the attention given to the iPhone, screams: ‘If I don’t get a free iPhone tomorrow, I’m gonna be pissed!'”

“Ironically, The Tonight Show is an NBC production. NBC ended its contract with Apple’s iTunes in August and subsequently pulled all of its shows from the iTunes Store. If this was a result of carefully orchestrated product placement as Apple was accused of during the Oscars, it may be an indication that Apple’s improving its ties with NBC,” LoopRumors opines.

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MacDailyNews Note: iPhone ambassador Dennis Quaid also showed off Apple’s iconic device on CBS’s Late Show with David Letterman on Monday, February 18, 2008:

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