Letterman went off tonight about Phoenix not appearing on his show to promote The Master, when Letterman had [unwittingly] played a pivotal role in his "two year skit" (as Letterman put it). Played as humorous, but it still felt like there was something to it.
"The trouble with being a ghost writer or artist is that you must remain anonymous without credit.
If one wants the credit, one has to cease being a ghost and become a leader or innovator." — Bob Kane