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Conan O'Brien's Show Will Tape in Dallas

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A lot of people are going to be in town between March and April thanks to the NCAA Division 1 Men's Final Four Championship at Cowboys Stadium. One of those people will be Conan O'Brien.

The late night host of TBS' Conan and his sidekick Andy Richter will tape a block of shows at The Majestic from March 31 through April 3, according to the Dallas Film Commission. TeamCoco.com will start handing out free tickets to all four shows on Tuesday, February 18. There's no word yet on the guests he plans to bring with him. We're hoping and praying for a miracle that he'll be able to pry Chuck Norris out of the mothballs to help him resurrect the "Walker Texas Ranger Lever" the way we always pictured he would in our dreams.

O'Brien and company have been taking their show on the road to the Final Four host cities almost every year since he made the move to TBS. This also marks Conan's second live appearance in Dallas since his infamous Legally Prohibited From Being Funny on Television Tour made a stop at SMU's McFarlin Auditorium in 2010 where your humble correspondent got a chance to take a ruined selfie photo with him and came away with a hilarious story instead (more on that later).

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