I ran down the block to burst into his set on the very first day and said, 'Tada.' And he looked at me and said, 'Is this how it’s gonna be?' And we were off to the races!
Philbin proved a prime partner over the years. She added:
We never had one rehearsed moment for 15 years, not one. And neither one of us had any idea that we would end up absolutely changing the landscape of daytime television for the rest of history.
They put a 15-second delay on us because we were too little naughty kids in the playground. And we bring out the absolute worst in each other, which is the best television you can have.