Party Like It's a Government Shutdown: Late-Night Comedy Roundup

Conan O'Brien considers hosting an all-nude show while the FCC is closed, Congress is a mean drunk — and more.

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No FCC. No EPA. No anything, really.

The late-night hosts take advantage of the government offices that are shuttering their doors. And if that means a few dolphins suffer, so what?

Jon Stewart, along with every other cable news show, counts down the hours, minutes, and seconds of shutdown-mania.

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Reena Flores is an Atlantic Media fellow, working with National Journal's digital team and concentrating on original video production. 

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