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Conan O'Brien's history-making mission in Cuba: 'Make them laugh'
Conan O'Brien's history-making mission in Cuba: 'Make them laugh'

On Wednesday night, TBS will air a special episode of "Conan" filmed entirely in Cuba, making it the first American late-night show to broadcast from the island nation since the embargo went into effect in 1962. Host Conan O'Brien will follow in the footsteps of Jack Paar, who interviewed Fidel Castro from the Havana Hilton for "The Tonight Show" in 1959. Though O'Brien did not interview any heads of state, in some ways his mission was even more daunting. The comedian and a team of about 10 writers, producers and crew members spent four days in Havana over President's Day weekend -- the kind of guerrilla operation one might expect from, say,...

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