Top 10 Women Who Could Replace David Letterman

Big news on the late night front: David Letterman is retiring in 2015. Big news! That means a coveted and rare spot is opening up in the dude party that is late night TV. Could it be that the time has finally come to let a woman sit behind a desk and ask guests questions about movies they're promoting on shows that… » 4/03/14 6:00pm 4/03/14 6:00pm

All-Puppy Conan Features Puppy Justin Bieber And Puppy Pharrell

Last night, in honor of this Sunday's Big Game (Puppy Bowl, duh), Conan introduced his audience to this year's cast of Puppy Conan, an all-puppy version of his late night show. Puppy Conan's guests included Puppy Pharrell, Puppy Justin Bieber and crew (complete with puppy-sized luxury rental car), and Puppy Toronto… » 1/31/14 2:20pm 1/31/14 2:20pm

The Men of Full House Reunited on Fallon (and Everywhere You Look!)

Full House's Danny (Bob Saget), Jesse (John Stamos) and Joey (that SEX PERVERT David Coulier) aren't just coming together to promote yogurt these days. They're also using their collective star power to promote Jimmy Fallon's move to The Tonight Show. » 1/30/14 7:00pm 1/30/14 7:00pm

Bruce Springsteen and Fallon Did an Amazing Chris Christie Parody

Last night on Late Night, Jimmy Fallon came out dressed as New Jersey-born rock legend Bruce Springsteen to perform a parody of Springsteen's "Born to Run," rewritten to make fun of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's recent bridge scandal. » 1/15/14 10:00am 1/15/14 10:00am

Meet the First Black Woman to Write for a Network Late Night Show

This week, news broke that Amber Ruffin would be joining Seth Meyers' writing team for his new edition of Late Night, premiering at the end of February. One noteworthy detail that didn't get noticed: Ruffin is the first black woman to write for a network late night talk show. In fact – though it's hard to write all… » 1/10/14 11:00am 1/10/14 11:00am

Nancy Pelosi Did David Letterman's Top 10 Last Night

So maybe there's a reason Nancy Pelosi's not a professional comedian (although she could be a professional clown because Washington, D.C.'s a real circus, if ya know what I mean! WOCKA WOCKA WOCKA!), but you have to give Madam Speaker credit for being a good sport when she stopped by Letterman to read the "Top 10" last… » 11/06/13 2:40pm 11/06/13 2:40pm

The Roots' Version of 'We Can't Stop' Will Cure Your Miley Fatigue

The Roots: Turning bad songs into good songs since 1987! Their newest drool-to-cool song makeover? Miley Cyrus's "We Can't Stop." Turns out, the only thing needed to make the song listenable was getting rid of the autotune, singing it a cappella and letting Questlove perform the "It's our party, we can do what we want"… » 10/09/13 11:15am 10/09/13 11:15am

Roots Cover of Sesame Street Theme Will Thrill Your Inner Child

In the most recent season of Portlandia, there was a sketch about a group of hipster parents who decide to start a band with the goal of making kids' music more listenable. Naturally, complications arise because COMEDY, but the reality of the situation is much more simple. If you want to make children's music cool,… » 9/26/13 10:50am 9/26/13 10:50am

Fallon's Lip Sync With JGL & Stephen Merchant Is the Stuff of Legends

Jimmy Fallon hosted his second Lip Sync-Off on Late Night last night (the first, you may recall, was performed — and some might say owned — by John Krasinski), this one featuring The Office co-creator/tall drink of water Stephen Merchant and human ukulele/your imaginary boyfriend Joseph Gordon Levitt. » 9/25/13 12:10pm 9/25/13 12:10pm

Here's Black Simon & Garfunkel's Dulcet Cover of Katy Perry's 'Roar'

If you're a fan of Simon & Garfunkel, Katy Perry or the Roots (most of us like at least one of them), then you will love this Katy Perry cover by Black Simon & Garfunkel (a.k.a The Roots' Questlove and Captain Kirk Douglas). Turns out that when you put 'Roar' in the hands of a couple of troubadours like these two, it… » 9/19/13 2:50pm 9/19/13 2:50pm

Nobody Liked Mindy Kaling's Short Hair Except Mindy Kaling

In the season premiere of The Mindy Project (on tonight), Dr. Mindy Lahiri can be found sporting a new short 'do, but don't expect it to stick around for too long. As showrunner and Mindy Project star Mindy Kaling told Jimmy Fallon last night, the pixie cut was actually a wig (dammit, this is just like Beyoncé all over… » 9/17/13 1:00pm 9/17/13 1:00pm

Amy Sedaris Teaches Us How to Make Edible Cat Litter

Have you ever looked into a cat's litter box and thought, "Sure, cat litter is great, but why can't it be more edible?!"? I haven't, but rather than attributing this to the fact that eating cat litter is absolutely revolting, I'll blame my oversight on my not being much of a cat person. Maybe this is something you cat… » 9/13/13 1:10pm 9/13/13 1:10pm

Watch Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon Do the Clay Scene from Ghost

Justin Timberlake made another one of his beloved appearances on Late Night last night when he stopped by to help Jimmy perform the Evolution of End Zone Dancing. Admittedly, some of the moves packed more punch than others, but you take the good with the bad — especially when the good includes JT standing behind Jimmy … » 9/11/13 10:40am 9/11/13 10:40am

Rapping Brian Williams Is Back With 'Bust a Move'

Last week on Late Night, Jimmy Fallon aired a segment that featured Brian Williams performing Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch's "Good Vibrations," all through the power of editing. The segment was so successful that they brought it back last night, only this time rapping Brian Williams performed Young MC's "Bust a Move."… » 8/07/13 11:20am 8/07/13 11:20am