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Elmo Defends Redheads on 'Conan' (Video)

Redheads have to stick together. On TBS’  Conan  on Monday night, the late-night host talked about the recent string of bullying attacks, often against red headed children. He said that the issue if, of course, very close to his heart (and head) and so he decided to send out a message, teaming up with a very famous redhead. The tallest redhead around,  Conan O’Brien , teamed up with the shortest redhead in entertainment, Sesame Street’s  Elmo , to bring a positive message to red headed children around the world. Read More... //

Nicole Scherzinger Catches Conan O'Brien Staring At Her Cleavage (Video)

Former Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger showed up for Conan O'Brien's show Tuesday night wearing a very low cut top - so low that it totally distracted the host and she had to tell him to stop star... //

'Jersey Shore': Jesse Eisenberg and John Lithgow's Secret Audition Tapes (Video)

Jersey Shore  is wrapping up shooting on its Season 5 return to Seaside Heights. So as usual, it's time to start the rumors that MTV is casting for new guidos and guidettes to replace the cast. On Monday’s show, talk host  Conan O’Brien  had a few applicants who seem really hungry for the gig, which included  30 Minutes or Less  actor  Jesse Eisenberg ,  Road Trip’s   DJ Qualls ,  30 Rock’s Jack McBrayer , as well as  3 rd  Rock from the Sun  and former Dexter  baddie,  John Lithgow . Read More... //

Kathy Griffin Asked Michele Bachmann If She Was Born a Bigot or Grew Into One (VIDEO)

Kathy Griffin has made a living out of ripping on female Republican Presidential candidates. Okay, really just Sarah Palin, but she can now add Iowa Ames Straw Poll winner Michele Bachmann to her resume. Griffin told an amazing story on 'Conan' about running into Bachmann at an event in Washington, D.C., when the comedienne was organizing a rally in support of 'Don't Ask Don't Tell' repeal for 'My Life on the D-List.' When she found herself riding an escalator with Bachmann, Griffin asked the Tea Partier if she'd support the rally for gay rights. Bachmann said, "I don't think so." Weirdly, Bachmann's aide then pulled out a flip-cam to record the conversation for her website. Griffin couldn't resist, and followed up with a zinger: "Congresswoman Bachmann: Were you born a bigot or did you grow into it?" //

Olivia Wilde Explains the Art of Vagina Tattoos on 'Conan' (Video)

Olivia Wilde  is all over multiplexes this weekend with two major movies in theaters --  Cowboys & Aliens  and  The Change-Up . In  Cowboys & Aliens , she plays Ella, a gun-slinging woman holding onto a big secret. In The Change-Up, she's a sexy lawyer with her sights on  Ryan Reynolds ' character. That role is raunchy to say the least and Wednesday night on TBS' Conan show, Wilde explained that her character in  The Change-Up wants a tattoo in a "delicate spot." Read More... //

'Cowboys & Alien's' Harrison Ford Rips Smurf's Head Off on Conan (Video)

Harrison Ford' s  Cowboys & Alien 's narrowly beat  The Smurf s  at the weekend box office ($36.4 million vs. $35.6 million) -- no thanks to his 10-year-old son with wife  Calista Flockhart , Liam. "My wife took my son to see  The   Smurfs ," Harrison deadpanned in his trademark gravely voice on TBS'  Conan  Monday night. "He got into my movie for free, and so she took him to see The Smurfs." When  Conan O'Brien  asked if he was mad some of his money went to pay for a competitor, Harrison said, "We're going to try to get it back." Read More... //

Conan O'Brien Delivers Dartmouth Commencement Address: Watch His Speech (Video)

Conan O'Brien  delivered the commencement address Sunday morning at Dartmouth College with his trademark self-deprecating humor on full display. "I must point out that behind me sits a highly admired president of the United States and decorated war hero, while I, a cable television talk show host, has been chosen to stand here and impart wisdom," the host of TBS'  Conan  told the graduates. "I pray I never witness a more damning example of what is wrong with America today." Read More... //

VIDEO: Will Ferrell Finally Shaves Conan's Beard

The Beardpocalypse is over. Making good on his nearly monthlong threat of shaving Conan O'Brien's beard, Will Ferrell dropped by Conan Monday and finally took his clippers (aka Excalibeard) to ... //

Conan Explains (and Mocks) a "Very Messed Up Version" of His Show

West Coast viewers saw a "very messed-up version" of TBS' Conan Tuesday night, Conan O'Brien said during Wednesday's show, explaining the technical snafu and making fun of the network's mistake. The show's West Coast broadcast aired 23 minutes of uninterrupted commercials. When the program did finally appear, the picture was pixilated and the show appeared to be running backward at a faster speed...  //

The Situation Can't Stop Looking at Himself

The Situation went on Conan, but he was more interested in himself than anything else... //