Late night legend Conan O'Brien was in New Haven recently.

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O'Brien dropped in on New Haven pizza giant Modern apizza on Tuesday. We learned of the appearance thanks to a simple Instagram Post from Modern that featured this picture and the words: "Special guest in the house tonight!"

According to NBC CT, it is not the first time Conan has "attempted" to get his pie in New Haven. A Tuesday NBC report says:

"Last year, nearby Sally's Apizza was booked out when O'Brien tried to make an appearance and order some pizza. The manager working that day turned him away and a year later, she got the chance to redeem herself. This time, though, he visited Modern Apizza."

I think that says a lot about Conan as a person, he could have easily crossed New Haven off the list of places to ever go.

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