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'Last Week Tonight' Explores the "Hamster Wheel of Hell" of Municipal Violations

Here's a clip from last night's Last Week Tonight, in which John Oliver breaks down the many problems surrounding municipal violation fines and why getting a ticket for a misdemeanor can potentially ruin the lives of those who can't afford to pay them up front.

Bill Murray Shares Some Bartending Tips on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Bill Murray was a guest on last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live at SXSW, where he gave Kimmel some tips for being a good bartender (or as Murray calls it, a "first responder") as well as some hangover cure techniques. Watch more from the interview below, where Murray makes a glorious entrance on horseback and reveals that Rick Ross recorded a song for his upcoming Christmas TV special but disappeared when he was supposed to show up to film his part.

Hannah Horvath Spends an Hour on the 'Late Night' Writing Staff

Late Night with Seth Meyers recently hired a brand new writer named Hannah Horvath to bring in some fresh sketch ideas, but her time on the writing staff didn't last very long. While she does have some solid bagel-related suggestions, her pitches — like "Would You Masturbate to This?" and "Degrading Fetishes or Empowering Sexual Acts?" — sadly aren't the best fit for the show.

Norm Macdonald Chooses His Very Own 'Late Show' Souvenir

Here's a sneak peek of Norm Macdonald's visit to tonight's Late Show, where Letterman gives him the go ahead to choose anything from the studio to take as a souvenir before the show wraps up its run this May. As you can see, Macdonald is a man of expensive taste.

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with These Classic Conan O'Brien Clips

To celebrate St. Patrick's Day, earlier today longtime Conan writer/performer Brian Stack tweeted out two classic late night clips featuring a young Amy Poehler as Andy Richter's little sister Stacy as well as O'Brien's visit to Ireland for a special episode of Late Night. No late night host has brought more pride to the Irish than O'Brien, who understands that real Irish Americans aren't as much known for green beer and once-a-year parties as they are for pale skin, an undying love for JFK, and crippling depression. With that in mind, here's some of O'Brien's finest Ireland-themed late night segments, from his journey to County Limerick to [...]

Thomas Lennon, Rob Corddry, Tig Notaro, and More Among First 'Late Late Show' Guests

The Late Late Show with James Corden premieres on CBS on Monday, and the network announced another round of celebrity guests slated to appear today. In addition to previously announced guests Tom Hanks, Kerry Washington, Will Ferrell, and Kevin Hart, the show's debut week on the air will also include Mila Kunis, Chris Pine, and musical performances by Modest Mouse and Leon Bridges. Upcoming guests also scheduled to appear include David Beckham, Thomas Lennon, Matthew Perry, Rob Corddry, Courteney Cox, Simon Cowell, Claire Danes, Michael Douglas, Jeff Goldblum, Megan Mullally, Tig Notaro, and Gordon Ramsey. Check out the full premiere week schedule below:

Jimmy Fallon and Ben Stiller Have an Emotional Conversation on 'Tonight Show'

Here's a clip from Ben Stiller's visit to last night's Tonight Show, where he and Fallon run through a bunch of emotions during their conversation through a game of "Emotional Interview." Watch another clip from Stiller's interview below:

Hannibal Buress and Jimmy Kimmel Talk Cosby, Bieber, and SXSW

Hannibal Buress was a guest on last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live in Austin, and the two talked about everything from the death threats he's received since his Bill Cosby joke went viral to his first roasting experience on the Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber to what he's been up to at SXSW this week, which involves playing drums in a band whose name escapes him at just the wrong moment:

Will Ferrell Brings Some Harry Caray to 'Late Show'

Wearing his traditional St. Patrick's Day garb, Will Ferrell stopped by last night's Late Show to talk about his recent MLB charity event and did his classic Harry Caray impression by request. Watch more from Ferrell's interview below:

Kevin Hart Talks About Being a Comedic Rock Star on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Jimmy Kimmel Live headed down to Austin for a week of shows at SXSW this week, and last night's show featured guest Kevin Hart, who looked back on all the huge shows he's sold out and why he prefers to call himself a "comedic rock star" instead of "comedian." Watch another clip from the interview below, in which Hart drops some hints about the Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber and admits that it "went a little rough."

Will Ferrell Advises Jon Stewart to Leave 'The Daily Show' as Soon as Possible

To promote his new film Get Hard, Will Ferrell visited last night's Daily Show (wearing an amazing Zach Galifianakis shirt) and was brutally honest with Jon Stewart about his decision to leave the show: "I just want to address the fact that you had the guts to look at yourself in the mirror and say 'Jon, it's not working' … Now you haven't announced when you're leaving, but don't take your time. I'd leave by if not the end of this week, by next week."

Will Ferrell Makes the Perfect Little Debbie Snack Cakes Spokesman

The only thing better than Will Ferrell continuing his St. Patrick's Day tradition of dressing up as a leprechaun is his appearance on last night's Tonight Show, which he dedicated completely to Little Debbie snack cakes. It's equal parts adorable, disturbing, and delicious. Watch another clip below:

Chelsea Peretti Shares Some Airport Pat-Down Tips on 'The Tonight Show'

Here's a clip from Chelsea Peretti's visit to last night's Tonight Show, where she shows off her head-to-toe American Apparel look then shares her personal technique for making TSA pat-downs more fun. Watch more from the interview below:

Kristen Schaal Shares a Disturbing Childhood Memory on 'Conan'

Here's a clip from Kristen Schaal's visit to last night's Conan, where she looks back on her childhood spent on her parents' cattle farm and a particularly scarring memory involving her dad, their dog Teddy, and a decomposing chicken. Watch another clip from the interview below: