How long can a running gag run without the gas running out? If you had guessed "14 years," you would be wrong, since it's been fifteen years since Paul Rudd pretended to be double king, and now a 15-fold Conan O & Br; Shoes pull the old advertising clip switcheroo and exchange the required clip for the project in which Rudd was involved Conans various Talks show with which allegedly to be advertised. , , something else .
The same one more thing. Again and again. And again. On his 15-year journey, the gag has gone over each time, probably, and the deadpanning Rudd has dutifully shilling numerous counterfeits, baits, and deceptions to his host (and the studios he assumes are products) shilling dutifully. before he steps on the same. , , something else. See, you know what it is, Conan knows what it is, and Conan's audience definitely knows what it is at this time, as the crowd has gathered for Rudd's appearance (technically in support of his new Netflix show [19659006LivingWithYourself ]) erupted in grateful applause laughter when this clip was restarted on Tuesday Conan .
Can a gag based on surprise survive expectation and familiarity? Well, Rudd is definitely doing his best by adding to the end of the clip not just a little twist that at least matches the theme Living With Yourself but also the weirdly angry offer of O & # 39 Brien reacts, "Do you want to show a real clip, you son of a bitch?" By faking ignorance ("We had a lot of fun, you can see that.") – and then d build the real clip , No, this time really. He swears