Conan O’Brien is having way too much fun with this. Now he’s listed “The Tonight Show” on Craigslist. It’s in lovely condition: “Designed for 11:35 but can be easily moved” and “guaranteed to last for up to seven months!!” O’Brien announced the listing on tonight’s show and so far, it’s still up there (apparently no one has flagged it as a scam yet, though caveat emptor). Just in case it’s pulled, here’s a screenshot….
Here’s the video:
…and here’s the text:
4 SALE: BARELY-USED LATE NIGHT TALK SHOW – MAKE ME AN OFFER!!! (Universal Studios)
Date: 2010-01-13, 3:48PM PST
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This is a chance of a lifetime to own your very own late night talk show–guaranteed to last for up to seven months!! Really must see to appreciate.
Information for potential buyers:
– Measures 100’ x 100’ x 32’ – plenty of room for a futon!
– Designed for 11:35 but can be easily moved
– Band can be sold separately
– Buyer must honor Barry Manilow booking next Thursday
MAKE ME YOUR BEST OFFER!!!!! (Also willing to trade for Coldplay tickets.)
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