Singer Meghan Trainor teamed up with U.S. TV presenter Jimmy Fallon and his house band The Roots for a special acoustic rendition of her song All About That Bass, with the hip-hop group using school instruments for the performance. The creative collaboration featured on Thursday's (04Sep14) episode of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.
Lady Gaga talked with David Letterman on The Late Show for just a little bit before she got all "fed up" with stuff and decided to do the only logical thing she knew: eat Dave's notes. Because of course she did that.
Ken Jeong danced his way onto Conan last night and chatted about his history before comedy; you may be surprised to find out that he was a practicing medical doctor. Plus, we learned the best way to save a bad joke is to scream BAD JOKE, BAD JOKE.
Meghan McCain talked to Jay Leno about Glenn Beck's ridiculous comments, being very clear that she won't take any abuse from any man, "especially" not Glenn Beck.
Justin Vernon (better known as the mind of folk band Bon Iver) talked with Jimmy Fallon on Late Night about the origin of his first album. Following a break-up, he spent a winter recording songs in Wisconsin, giving the world music that manages to be both wonderful and heartbreaking at the same time.
Surely you’ve heard the story of Aron Ralson, the mountain climber whose arm got trapped under a boulder and in order to survive, he had to amputate it himself. I’m also sure you’ve considered if you would be able to do that – if you would be able to realize you needed to cut your own arm off, and actually follow through with it. Before James Franco agreed to take the part in 127 Hours, he probably wondered if he would be able to adequately play a man who would surely die if he did not cut off his own arm. Franco stopped by Jay Leno to try and articulate the force of Aron’s willpower and describe how much of a transformation it was on him, but all Leno wanted to know is how many arms Danny Boyle went through to get the shot.
And after learning Bristol Palin did not vote in the midterm elections, Meghan McCain told Leno how she must only care about votes for Dancing with the Stars.
Zach Galifianakis told Jimmy Fallon about his life in L.A., and what it was like to smoke weed on Bill Maher’s show.
They also played that game, “Real People, Fake Arms” after Galifianakis shaved his head?
Tina Fey did another Sarah Palin imitation for David Letterman. She should start commanding a mall Santa Claus at Christmas-sized salary for each impression.
Jon Stewart reiterated how the Republicans took control of the House of Representatives, while the Democrats remained control of the Senate. He also talked about how nicely women handled themselves very nicely, considered one of them spent more money than anyone in history and she lost. He also played a clip of John Boehner crying BECAUSE HE WON, which means since Jon Hamm’s sobs were autotuned, his should be too.
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And Stephen Colbert parted ways with a bunch of congressmen and women he did not care for.
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A long, long time ago, I’m sure you can still remember, when we saw this photo of Katie Couric. It was a surprise to all of us because we were used to thinking she spent her weekends pitching CGI chipmunk movies to studio executives instead of dancing at bar mitzvah parties. But it turns out, that wild side of hers was cultivated and only grew into what it is today because she attended college and hates constructing constructing Ikea furniture.
Ali Larter told Jimmy Fallon the sex of her baby, and even though it wasn’t as funny as when Jennifer Garner did it on Leno, it was still cute.
David Letterman played around with animal expert Jack Hanna, who I think pretended to be a bear so Letterman could shoot him with some Raid. I don’t know, it’s confusing – we aren’t given an introductory paragraph to go with this.
Wyatt Cenac pointed out the only borough that hasn’t produced a Supreme Court judge is Staten Island, so he got all his shots and ventured out there to take a look at some possible candidates.
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Jon Stewart talked to Meghan McCain, who’s smart enough to hire a ghostwriter to write her book but still believes in the Republican Party? Also, doesn’t she ever get tired of people asking her about her dad’s POW flashbacks instead of asking her what dimmer setting she used to take this picture?
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