Watch: Michelle Obama Teases Gabby Douglas Over Fast Food Celebration

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gabby Douglas admitted indulging in post-Olympics fast food to the wrong person: First lady and healthy eating advocate Michelle Obama, who teased the gymnastics champion. “You’re setting me back, Gabby,” Obama told Douglas during a taping Monday for NBC’s “Tonight Show,” according to a network transcript. “Sorry!” replied the 16-year-old athlete, […]

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Conan O’Brien Elected to JFK Library Foundation

BOSTON — Late-night TV talk show host Conan O’Brien is joining the board of directors of the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation. Board Chairman Kenneth Feinberg announced Tuesday that the former NBC ‘Tonight‘ host and comedian who is moving to TBS in the fall was among six new members elected. The Brookline native and Harvard graduate […]

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149 Drug Arrests In NJ City Conan O’Brien Mocked

NEWARK, N.J. — Authorities are hailing the arrests of 149 people in one of New Jersey’s most dangerous cities, which Conan O’Brien mocked on NBC’s ‘Tonight Show.’ Mayor Cory Booker announced the arrests Wednesday outside the notorious Academy Spires apartment complex in Newark, just west of New York City. Twenty-eight arrests Wednesday morning capped a […]

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‘Jay Leno’ Gets A Makeover

NBC’s programming line-up isn’t the only thing getting a do-over. Jay Leno is getting an extreme makeover – or at least the set of his embattled series is. When the comedian returns to his old job as host of ‘The Tonight Show‘ in March, he will remain in the original Burbank set where he’s taped […]

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Conan O’Brien and the Evolution of “Coco”

How exactly did the “Coco” phenomenon begin? The ‘I’m With COCO’ campaign has become a hit on the web, with supporters of Conan O’Brien using Facebook and Twitter to protest NBC giving the ‘Tonight Show‘ back to Jay Leno. Street protests have also been staged in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, where Conan fans […]

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‘Jersey Shore’ Cast Gives Conan a Nickname

The ‘Jersey Shore‘ cast is everywhere these days – including in a Christmas story. Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi, Pauly D and Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino were on the ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ show dressed as characters from ‘The Story of Christmas’ for a (kind of awkward!) holiday skit from the ‘Jersey Shore Theater.’ The cast of the […]

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