Photo: Meghan Sinclair, Team Coco

What has a red pompadour, made a Justin Bieber visit hilarious for lovers and haters alike, and is still making us all wonder what the heck Team Coco really is?

The resurgence of Conan O’Brien is nothing short of staggering. He’s not #1 or #2 in the ratings but let’s take into consideration that the major networks are in 15 million more homes than Conan’s TBS is. Remember: TBS used to be known as “Channel 17″ and aired programming like this.

But I digress. In a seriously serious must-read in Fortune, the real deal details are uncovered about how Conan O’Brien went from out-of-work talk show host, to sympathetic red-headed step-child, to cyber-friggin-dude.

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