The Oral History of Conan’s ‘Slipnutz,’ As Told by Founding Member Jon Glaser


Jon Glaser stopped by the Vulture spot at New York Comic Con, and he and host Natalie Walker turned back the clock a little to chat about what is arguably his most important contribution to the comedy world: Slipnutz. Glaser explained the origin of the Conan sketch (an extremely genteel take on what would happen if you tried to book the band Slipknot for a gig but messed it up), what it’s like to bear the burden of Slipnutz fame, and actually opening for Slipknot that one time.

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Jon Glaser Explains the Origins of Conan’s ‘Slipnutz’