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Conan O’Brien Catches Local Anchors Using Identical Scripts (Again)

In what has become a recurring “Media Reacts” segment on his show, Conan O’Brien poked fun at using identical scripts in local newscasts across the country, playing clips of more than 20 anchors reading the exact same line about holiday shopping: “It’s okay, you can admit it if you’ve bought an item or two or ten for yourself.”

“Scary. I find it frightening,” O’Brien said (video above).

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