Conan O’Brien, after 16 years of Late Night, takes over The Tonight Show.

Via Waylon Lewis
on Feb 23, 2009
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conan tonight show

I’ve grown up with this big tall red-headed modest self-deprecating funny man. Now he’s moving to take over The Tonight Show, the longest-running, proudest franchise on TV—completing his unlikely arc from 30-year-old writer gone big-league talk show host. My idol. Enjoy:


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Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


One Response to “Conan O’Brien, after 16 years of Late Night, takes over The Tonight Show.”

  1. Nathan Smith at 9:34am February 23
    That was the funniest series of clips I’ve seen in a long time.