Late Night Beards

By: Trend Hunter 10554 - Published:   Updated: Apr 11 2011 • References: suntimes
Late night talk show hosts David Letterman (The Late Show, CBS) and Conan O'Brien (Late Night With Conan O'Brien, NBC) have been busy during the writer's strike - growing out their facial hair. According to the Chicago Sun Times, this effort is a partially in support of the effort to get writers a fair deal.

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