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'Conan' Prop Master Bill Tull Offers Some Budget-Friendly Halloween Costume Ideas

Fancy Halloween costumes can be a drain on the wallet, but during last night's Conan, prop master Bill Tull made another appearance and offered up some costume ideas that are more potentially offensive, dangerous, and/or deadly than they are expensive.

'The Daily Show's Jason Jones and Samantha Bee Are Developing a Comedy for TBS

When TBS ordered a new comedy called Wrecked last week, reports also mentioned that the network had teamed up with Daily Show correspondents and married couple Jason Jones and Samantha Bee for a "family vacation anthology series." Today, THR confirms that the untitled project has been given a pilot order and will star Jones with Bee onboard as a writer. The show is inspired by Jones and Bee's own experiences and will center on a family as they embark on a road trip to Key West, Florida. Jones will play "hopeful dad Nate, who hops in the car with his wife and two young kids for a [...]

Dana Carvey Impersonates Neil Young, Michael Caine, and More on 'Conan'

Here's a clip from last night's Conan with guest Dana Carvey, who improvises a song about band member LaBamba's weird new horn Neil Young-style. Watch Carvey impersonate Scarface, Liam Neeson, George W. Bush, Michael Caine, and more below:

T.J Miller Calls His Local Morning Show Appearances "Performance Art" on 'Conan'

Standup T.J. Miller has made a ton of bizarre local morning show appearances over the past year, which he explained last night after Conan O'Brien rolled a montage clip of some of his strangest local TV moments. Watch more from Miller's Conan interview below:

Nick Offerman Tells Conan O'Brien About The Time a Nun Showed Him 'Playboy'

Here's a clip from Nick Offerman's appearance on last night's Conan, in which he looks back on his very first time seeing porn in the form of Playboy and Penthouse issues passed around during his Sunday school class by Sister Jesuina. Watch another clip from Offerman's interview below:

Bob Odenkirk Reads an Excerpt from 'A Load of Hooey' on 'Conan'

Bob Odenkirk is currently on tour promoting his new book A Load of Hooey, and he stopped by last night's Conan to do a live reading as a shameless politician who calls a press conference to get some skeletons out of his closet.

TBS Orders Deserted Island Comedy Pilot 'Wrecked'

TBS just gave a pilot order to a new comedy series described as "Lost meets It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia." Titled Wrecked, the single-cam comedy comes from up-and-coming sibling writing team Justin Shipley and Jordan Shipley. Here's the full synopsis for the show:

Wrecked chronicles the aftermath of a plane crashing on a remote island. Two best friends, along with an extremely diverse group of survivors, must adjust to life in a dangerous new world that poses unique threats, which they mostly bring upon themselves. Danny and Owen, who weren’t quite killing it pre-crash, are given the chance to finally be the kind of men they’ve always wanted [...]

'Conan' Gives a Live Run-Through of the CDC's New Ebola Patient Protocols

Conan did a great service to its viewers last night by providing live coverage of a CDC patient transportation run-through using their brand new Ebola protocols, which may or may not involve a swingers-only casino riverboat cruise and a chili cook-off.

Dan St. Germain Talks Breakups, Honda Civics, and Having Fun with Death on 'Conan'

Standup Dan St. Germain was a guest on last night's Conan, where he covered everything from his ex-girlfriend breaking up with him to take a job at Google to getting demoted from his art museum purse-checker job prior to a visit from Michelle Obama to his views on the inevitability of death: "We're all gonna die — have some fun with it!"

Al Madrigal Explains His Anti-Yelp Review Stance on 'Conan'

Here's a clip from Al Madrigal's appearance on last night's Conan, in which he breaks down his distrust for Yelp reviews as well as his family's original reason for coming to the US, which involves his grandfather, a machete, and a man who is no longer alive. Watch more from Madrigal's interview below:

Max Weinberg and Conan O'Brien Have a Glorious Late Night Reunion

It's been nearly five years since Max Weinberg left his post as Conan O'Brien's late night drummer, but thanks to a mishap with current Conan drummer James Wormworth falling down an abandoned mine shaft, last night Weinberg got the perfect opportunity reunite with his old friend.

Wyatt Cenac Feels Weird About Competing with Superstars

Here's a clip from Wyatt Cenac's visit to Conan from last night, where he reveals which big comedy star booked an upcoming show in Madison, Wisconsin not only the same night as his show, but in a theater across the street from where Cenac is scheduled to perform. Thankfully he already has experience competing with big name celebrities, which he describes in cringeworthy detail. Watch more from his interview below:

Jon Lovitz Looks Back on His Days as a Hospital Orderly on 'Conan'

Jon Lovitz was a guest on Conan last night, where he remembered his days working as a hospital orderly and the time he learned firsthand what a "low-slung vagina" is. Watch more from his interview below:

Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Visits the Costumed Characters of Times Square

Soon-to-be Adult Swim star Triumph the Insult Comic Dog did a special remote segment for last night's Conan by paying a visit to the extremely creepy costumed characters of Times Square. Later in the segment, Triumph decides to go undercover and helps his new character friends learn to bank off their creepiness for way more cash than they were making before.