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16 Mar 2011 // 5:00 AM

SXSW Film Festival Day 3: The Darker Side of Coco

In recent pop culture history, the late night debacle of Conan O’Brien verus Jay Leno garnered more of a reaction from my peers than most political issues do.

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11 Nov 2010 // 10:00 AM

Coco’s young clique remains fervent

“The most anticipated television event since television’s last most anticipated event,” screamed the TBS billboard, ever so ironically, not only in Times Square and

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Conan O’Brien Hangs Out with the Geeks at Google (video)

Conan O’Brien stopped by the Google megaplex at part of their @Google series. He takes the stage to the tinny sound of bagpipes before

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21 Jan 2010 // 5:00 AM

The revenge of Conan O’Brien

LOS ANGELES — In many ways, it’s been a pretty good week for Conan O’Brien. On Monday night, Martin Scorsese offered to put him

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O’Brien was on target years ago about potential ‘Tonight Show’ fallout

For Conan O’Brien, the writing was both on the wall and in Jay Leno’s freshly signed NBC contract renewal as host of “The

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The Burden of Being Pop Psychic

Based on the shock and awe the media is exhibiting over recent entertainment events, my predictions must involve supernatural psychic powers since I saw it all coming.

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Dhani Harrison on the ‘The Beatles: Rock Band’ (video)

Dhani Harrison, son of Beatles’ guitarist George Harrison, appeared on The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien on Tuesday 8 September, to discuss The Beatles: Rock

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10 Jun 2009 // 5:20 AM

The late-night wars are back

Now the fun begins. After a week in the sun of L.A. — and the even harsher glare of the media spotlight — Conan O’Brien

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Conan’s cuckoo debut: O’Brien skips past Jay and Johnny and Jack right back to Steve Allen silliness

Inheriting “The Tonight Show” throne this week, Conan O’Brien has taken NBC’s late-night institution old-school. Steve Allen old. O’Brien’s approach is

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The first episode of “Late Night With Conan O’Brien” in 1993 opened with a skit where the relatively unknown host strolls to work as people

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30 Mar 2009 // 5:30 AM

As Conan O’Brien surveyed the scene, he couldn’t resist telling a joke. “There’s a big breaking story that no one’s gonna

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Conan wants to give ‘em something to talk about on ‘The Tonight Show’

MIAMI - Three in the morning and Conan O’Brien’s eyes were wide open. Not that his zillion-dollar-a-night bed at the Mandarin Oriental was

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2 Mar 2009 // 3:16 AM

Welcome to the late-night landscape, Jimmy Fallon

The most daunting competitor facing Jimmy Fallon, who takes over “Late Night” on Monday with zero hosting experience and loads of public skepticism, isn’t

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2 Mar 2009 // 3:11 AM

Very late tonight - technically it’ll be Tuesday - one of those rare TV switches, usually followed by cranky criticism, will go down. At 12:35

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19 Feb 2009 // 3:26 AM

Conan O’Brien is repeating favorite clips before he departs “Late Night” this Friday. One rerun: the Triumph Star Wars remote. “It’s difficult for

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18 Feb 2009 // 9:30 AM

Conan O’Brien was hot 10 years ago. We know this because Entertainment Weekly, grand master of hotness, told us so: “With his hilarious skits (take

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CHICAGO - “I kind of like these things,” Conan O’Brien said Friday at WMAQ-TV. Chicago was the second stop after a morning visit to

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12 Nov 2008 // 4:56 AM

Watching Jimmy Fallon strut his stuff onstage is two cans of Red Bull and a caffeine pill chaser for the psyche. He is a blur

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28 Jul 2008 // 7:25 AM

This has been an impactful week in the world of show business. And you know what that means? It means there was a lot of

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NEW YORK - Walking into the New York studio of “Late Night With Conan O’Brien” isn’t an overwhelming experience. The talk-show studio in

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