Stepping into the late-late slot vacated by David Letterman, Conan O'Brien stars in a show that far outdoes its competition in sheer strangeness. Along with the celebrity interviews and musical numbers typical of late-night talk shows, this program make frequent use of odd walk-on characters and frequent "visits" from celebrity guests. Written by
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A small town in NJ, Green Brook had shoots with Nipsy Russell and Max Weinberg. The Nipsy bit was of him stealing a boat with a riffle, which production failed to notify the town about. The police arrived but locals recognized him. The town then helped keep people from yelling " hey there's Nipsy Russell" during takes. See more
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Then I cornered the earthquake and I grabbed it by its ass and zen I pressed against ze earthquake's perky 19-year-old faultlines. Zen the earthquake said, "I thought you hired me for my skills." And I just laughed at ze earthquake. Zen ze earthquake ran out crying and zen I turned slowly to camera, took the cigar out of my mouth and said, "Now she's all shook up."
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