Considering the hurt feelings that accompanied O'Brien's departure from NBC in 2010, it's a little surprising that he would want to revisit those years, but time, apparently, does heal all wounds. And O'Brien's assembled archive of goodies will exist online only until Nov. 15.
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Other bits of O'Brien's history that will be highlighted throughout the week include his different wacky characters, his best guests and his best desk bits.
Each night on the show this week, O'Brien is also playing highlights of his favorite bits from throughout the years. And as is always the case with 20 years of nightly comedy condensed to a six-minute highlight reel, Conan's late-night work seems to be the funniest thing ever put in front of TV cameras.
Not that it isn't usually funny, but in its compiled form, it's stellar.