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
[while playing with the Toronto Maple Leafs, Conan introduces a much wider hockey net
Guys, as we all know, scoring is difficult. This is the approved NHL four-by-six hockey net. I give you the "Conan net" right here. It will revolutionize the game. Bigger scores, more attendance. In this version of the game, the goalie, on odd-numbered nights, would be allowed to have a piece of furniture with him to help. An ottoman, a recliner, or a small sectional. Not a *large* sectional.
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Spoofed in Jopet-show: Episode #4.3