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Conan O'Brien Tells Jon Stewart About His Trip to Cuba

Conan O'Brien visited The Daily Show last night to talk about next week's Conan special in Cuba, and it turns out that O'Brien and his crew almost didn't make it into the country and got stuck in a tiny building watching Gilmore Girls in Spanish. Thanks to some luck and friendly Canadians, the whole trip worked out just fine. The Daily Show also dedicated its Moment of Zen to O'Brien in a throwback clip of him on The Jon Stewart Show in 1994:

Billy Eichner Introduces Conan O'Brien to the World of Grindr

Having already mastered the world of Tinder, last night Conan O'Brien decided to give Grindr a try with the invaluable help of Billy Eichner, who helps O'Brien set up the best Grindr profile possible ("Frecklefucker" is a pretty catchy name) and connect Conan with his very first man date.

The 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia' Cast Visits 'Conan'

The cast of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia were guests on last night's Conan, where they talked about some very dedicated fan tattoos and even shared some of their own, including Rob McElhenney's barely passable "Crosby" tattoo. Watch more from their interview with O'Brien below:

Learn About The Kimmel School of Perfect Acting

After last night's Oscars, Jimmy Kimmel hosted a special post-awards show and shared the above clip that explores the craft of acting through the unparalleled teaching of the legendary Jim Kimmel, whose school The Kimmel School of Perfect Acting has helped start the careers of Benedict Cumberbatch, Lupita Nyong’o, Jeff Bridges, Susan Sarandon, Gary Oldman, and even Matt Damon, who is still waiting to graduate to human roles. Watch part 2 of the tribute below:

Gillian Jacobs Explains Her Unusual Name on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Community's Gillian Jacobs was a guest on last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, where she told Kimmel about the history behind her unique first name and shared a video she made asking her mom why she chose it: "I didn't know how to pronounce the damn word!" Watch more from her interview below:

Conan O'Brien and Howard Stern Talk Depression, Late Night, and 'SNL'

To promote his upcoming Conan special from Cuba, Conan O'Brien stopped by The Howard Stern Show this morning, and the result is a lengthy and fantastic interview that covers O'Brien's entire career, from his first days in college to writing for SNL and The Simpsons all the way to his choice to rebuild his new TBS show Conan rather than continue the bits he made famous during his NBC years. O'Brien also opened up about his struggles with depression — here's a particularly great quote about his early days on NBC late night:

This is an absolute true story: It was the first couple weeks of the Late [...]

The 'Parks and Recreation' Cast Talk the Series Finale on 'Late Night'

Last night's Late Night was an extra special episode for two reasons — not only was it dedicated to the end of Parks and Recreation with the cast, but it was also Late Night's one-year anniversary on NBC. Watch the Parks and Rec cast talk about the finale above, then check out more clips from their appearance below:

'Last Week Tonight' Explores the Dangers of Elected Judges

An Alabama judge recently defied a federal ruling by banning same-sex marriages in the state, so Last Week Tonight took a closer look at the world of elected US judges — who mostly run unopposed — and why electing judges in the world of Super PACs and expensive, ridiculous, and very "Wade Blasingame"-like campaign ads might not be such a great idea.

Craig Robinson, Adam Scott, and Clark Duke Visit 'Conan'

The cast of Hot Tub Time Machine 2 were guests on last night's Conan, and in the above clip Craig Robinson leads a jam session of his very own Hot Tub Time Machine 2 theme song. Watch more clips from the guys' appearance below:

'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Officially Owns Chris Elliott Now

Here's a clip from Chris Elliott's visit to last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, where he looked back on all his years working for David Letterman and his farewell appearance on last week's Late Show. Since he's no longer Letterman's property, Elliott decided to officially transfer ownership of himself to Jimmy Kimmel going forward, so it looks like he's found a new permanent late night home already.

Will Forte Is Very Proud of His Beard-Growing Skills

Ahead of the premiere of his new Fox show this Sunday, Will Forte stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live yesterday to talk about the impressive beard he grew for the role in six months. Watch another clip from Forte's interview below, in which he gets to meet one of his current TV idols:

Jon Stewart to Rudy Giuliani: "You Know You're Not the Mayor of 9/11, Right?"

Former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani has recently come under fire for some offensive comments he made about President Obama's patriotism for America and that he didn't "live through September 11th," and Jon Stewart took him to task on last night's Daily Show to give him a friendly little reminder: "You know you're not the mayor of 9/11, right? You don't own 9/11. You don't own anything but the unique willingness to crassly exploit it."

Amy Sedaris Shares Her Passion for Beard Wigs with Jimmy Fallon

Wearing her own custom-made wig, the wonderful Amy Sedaris visited The Tonight Show on Friday and asked Fallon to help her develop an original character for her new look. She even shared some beard wigs she made on her own from doll hair, because who doesn't love beard wigs? Watch Sedaris look back on a particularly bad date below:

Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson Show Off Some Micro-Impressions

Here's a clip from the Broad City ladies' visit to last night's Late Show, where they try to impress Letterman by showing off their best micro-impressions — Glazer does a one-second Nicki Minaj, while Jacobson shares her very minimal, yet still impressive, Rose from Titanic.