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Watch Maria Bamford try to find the Exxon within

Watch Maria Bamford try to find the Exxon within

By | November 9, 2011 at 8:40 am | No comments

Everyone's favorite underdog comedian Maria Bamford visited Conan last night to unleash a few minutes of stand-up. It was a glorious mix of classic and new-ish bits that left the studio audience laughing heartily and probably, to some extent, tilting their heads in...

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Videos: Conan ends NYC week with Louis C.K., Triumph, Stewart, Colbert and a gay wedding!

Videos: Conan ends NYC week with Louis C.K., Triumph, Stewart, Colbert and a gay wedding!

By | November 4, 2011 at 11:06 am | No comments

Last night's Conan, the show's final New York City taping, was so epic that we couldn't just pick one highlight to share with you guys. If I had to choose, the return of Triumph was the best part of the show. But, really, Louis C.K.'s appearance, the surprise drop-ins from Jon...

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Louis C.K. to offer new comedy special on his official site, exclusively

Louis C.K. to offer new comedy special on his official site, exclusively

By | November 3, 2011 at 11:58 pm | 13 comments

Louis C.K. is recording his next hour-long special on Nov. 10 at the Beacon Theater in New York City. But like most other things he does in the comedy industry, he's doing it on his own terms. Check it out. During his appearance on Conan tonight, he announced that the special...

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Watch Conan O’Brien bring back the Masturbating Bear

Watch Conan O’Brien bring back the Masturbating Bear

By | November 2, 2011 at 1:11 pm | 3 comments

If you're a longtime fan of Conan O'Brien, you know and love the Masturbating Bear. The bear was one of Conan's original show's many characters-- and dare I say, one of the most beloved. Because, really, who can't relate to a guy in a bear costume jerking off? Right. Exactly....

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Andres Du Bouchet: “Naked Trampoline Hamlet” (Review)

Andres Du Bouchet: “Naked Trampoline Hamlet” (Review)

By | October 31, 2011 at 12:10 pm | 2 comments

Comedian Andrés Du Bouchet's Naked Trampoline Hamlet is one of the most innovative comedy albums of the last few years. Conan staff writer Du Bouchet has gotten to where he is in the comedy world through his mastery in absurdist humor, which fleshes itself out beautifully on...

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Laughspin’s 10 favorite comedy-carved Halloween pumpkins

Laughspin’s 10 favorite comedy-carved Halloween pumpkins

By | October 28, 2011 at 1:15 pm | 2 comments

Halloween will be upon us on Monday, and you know what that means: only a few more days until stores start decorating for Christmas. Hooray! It’s never too early to start shopping, at least according to Walmart. But it also means people are also carving pumpkins. Amazing...

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Watch Zach Galifianakis return to late night– Conan and Kimmel style

Watch Zach Galifianakis return to late night– Conan and Kimmel style

By | October 26, 2011 at 5:33 pm | No comments

Though it took the movie Puss in Boots to do it, Zach Galifianakis (he plays Humpty Dumpty in the animated flick) has gone back out on the late night circuit this week. Unlike when he was hosting Saturday Night Live a few months ago, Galifianakis has a little more room to be up...

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Watch Amy Schumer talk “Teen Mom,” babies and more on “Conan”

Watch Amy Schumer talk “Teen Mom,” babies and more on “Conan”

By | October 21, 2011 at 4:10 pm | No comments

I know I’ve gotten kind of old (well, old-ish) because some of my friends have started having babies. On purpose. It’s a worrisome trend. But, thankfully, I’m not alone! On Conan last night, Amy Schumer related being similarly thrown off-kilter by her friends becoming...

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“Conan” set to tape four shows in New York; ticket lottery launched

“Conan” set to tape four shows in New York; ticket lottery launched

By | September 20, 2011 at 11:56 pm | No comments

Are you a New York-er or someone who lives sort of close to New York? Did you cry (or come close to crying) when Conan O'Brien and his crew picked up and moved his circus to Los Angeles? Then you're in luck! Conan is doing four live tapings in New York City at the Beacon Theater...

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