Conan addresses the Super Mario thing

Posted by · 3:55 pm · June 6th, 2009

Thursday we told you about the intriguing similarities between Conan O’Brien’s new “Tonight Show” backdrop and the art of the Super Mario Bros. video games.  I honestly didn’t expect O’Brien to address the matter but sure enough, one day later during the opening monologue, we got this:

Of course, he doesn’t offer an outright confirmation or denial, but I think the fact that he took the time to do this says a lot.

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  • 1 6-06-2009 at 4:29 pm

    Andrew L. said...

    Ha! Called the LaBamba comparison.

  • 2 6-06-2009 at 5:39 pm

    Vito said...

    Friggin awesome.

  • 3 6-06-2009 at 5:57 pm

    Ben said...

    Conan is the new Mickey Rourke for InContention..

  • 4 6-06-2009 at 5:58 pm

    Kristopher Tapley said...

    Seems that way, doesn’t it? Seriously though, opening week and all that. Had to point to it as much as possible. We’ll probably ease off now.

  • 5 6-06-2009 at 10:05 pm

    Silencio said...

    This tickled me. Thanks.