I’ll admit that I rarely watch late night television. If I do happen to stay up past 11pm, I typically favor reruns of “30 Rock” or “The Big Bang Theory” over talk shows. But one very special TV host has begun to turn those tides, to make me want to watch his late night talk show over the tried and true episodes of my beloved TV series. I’m sure you know who I’m talking about. Here are five examples of why he’s the best late night talk show host in my lifetime:
All of the “History Of Rap” segments. This is the most recent (and every bit as good as the others):
This little piece of hilarity:
He’s so fun and charismatic, he even convinced the FIRST LADY OF THE UNITED STATES to participate!
And one of my personal faves, an oldie but a goodie that combines a little ditty about my favorite holiday with a spot-on impression of one of the best songwriters of all time: