Conan O’Brien

Conan O'Brien Kinetic Typography

Conan O'Brien Kinetic Typography

Conan O’Brien Kinetic Typography from Jacob Gilbreath on Vimeo. For his Digital Design course at Oklahoma State University, Jacob Gilbreath created this impressive “kinetic typographic” video of Conan O’Brien’s farewell speech on his final episode hosting The Tonight Show. In the same way that the Internet provided a means for various fans to coalesce and…

Last Night's Party with Conan O'Brien

Last Night's Party with Conan O'Brien

I felt lucky last night to attend Conan O’Brien’s “The Legally Prohibited From Being Funny on Television Tour” at Radio City Music Hall last night. It really lived up to the hype, especially with all the surprises. Highlights included (Spoiler alert): Reggie Watts warming up the crowd with a killer set. CoCo defeating Steven Colbert…

Conan O'Brien is asked to prom

Conan O'Brien is asked to prom

In 2003, then 11th-grader Nikki Simmons sent a letter to her favorite late night host, Conan O’Brien and asked if he’d like to be her prom date. Conan responded to Nikki and hit the right note between humorously self-deprecating and genuine. Letters of Note printed his funny letter that Nikki shared with them. I like…

Shatner verses Palin

Shatner verses Palin

I’ve documented here a few instances where comic genius William Shatner has read Sarah Palin’s words aloud as beat poetry, poking fun at her stupidity. Well he’s at it again.  But this times she’s hit back. On Conan O’Brien’s show the other night Shatner read ridiculous passages from Palin’s Going Rogue. And then he had…