Fallon scored another slam dunk. Cue the Wednesday night highlight reel:
The Cast of 30 Rock Plays Charades
Jimmy Fallon was joined by the principal cast of 30 Rock for a Late Night game of charades. Alec Baldwin, Tina Fey and Jack McBrayer squared off against Tracy Morgan, Jane Krakowski and Fallon. With a set comprised of two couches facing away from the studio audience, the result was an uncommonly intimate (and hilarious) charades session with one of the best casts on television.
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Talk Show Gags Gettin' Tired
Hidden Messages in Famous Logos (Leno)
Unnecessary Joke of the Day (Kimmel)
Pros and Cons (Fallon)
Funniest Monologue Jokes:
"Yesterday the Dalai Lama said that he loves George W. Bush as a person, but not as a president. When asked for comment, George W. Bush said 'I love him as a Dalai, but not as a Lama.'" (Conan)
Leno's Fish Fiasco
"Starting this week, Whole Foods grocery stores say they will no longer carry fish considered unsustainable. However, they will continue to carry fish that is unaffordable." (The Tonight Show with Jay Leno)
Kimmel on Pizza Hut's Latest Abomination
"Pizza Hut is launching an amazing new menu item; they're serving cheeseburgers on pizza. All our favorite junk foods are coming together. It's like The Avengers of saturated fat." (Jimmy Kimmel Live)
Music Moment: The War on Drugs
Philly boys The War on Drugs played Letterman, treating the audience to a track from their 2011 record, Slave Ambient. "Come to the City" is a wistful, melancholy number -- bringing The Late Show to unexpectedly moving close. Anybody got a tissue?
The About Time Award
News flash: Newt Gingrich is officially dropping out of the presidential race, thus clearing the way for Mitt Romney and President Obama. Now that the GOP finally have a candidate, who do you think will be Romney's running mate? I hope it's Newt -- the race just wouldn't be the same without him.
Set your DVRs!
Jack Black on Conan (4/26)
Robin Williams on The Late Show with David Letterman (4/26)