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Brian McCann Is Leaving 'Conan'

In 1995, Brian McCann was hired to be a writer on Late Night with Conan O'Brien. For the next 17 (17!!!!) years, he helped define Conan's Late Night and Tonight Show and eventually Conan. John Ross Bowie writes on his blog that this is his last day with Conan. We wish him the best. Below are some videos from throughout years. Hope Deon Cole can fit in a giant, dirty candy cane suit.

Andy Samberg Officially Leaving 'SNL'

Late Friday evening, Andy Samberg officially announced he was leaving SNL, after seven years on the show. It was a technicality, sure, but still necessary. Samberg told the New York Times, "Something about it just feels like it’s the moment. My contract’s up and I did so much more than I ever thought I would ever even do.” He did more than probably anyone thought he would do. He arguably changed SNL and how people watched SNL forever. Links shared on Sunday became as important as their live showing the night before. And fundamentally that is his legacy. Outside of the Digital Shorts, he didn't really have many, [...]