Al Franken and Conan O’Brien Talk Humor in Politics and the “Terrifying” Election

Here’s a clip from Al Franken’s visit to last night’s Conan, where he explains to O’Brien why, even though there’s no place for humor in politics and Conan would probably not make a great senator, he’s still got an important job as the dean of late night TV. “And I just want you guys to know…do not, for one second, think that what you do is less important than what I do,” Franken tells O’Brien and Andy Richter, “even though it is.” Watch some more clips from the interview below:

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