Newswire: CNN’s Jake Tapper talks Mike Flynn’s resignation on tonight’s Conan

Conan O’Brien’s TBS talk show Conan doesn’t usually get too serious: It’s more likely to talk about toilet jokes with famous people, or the silliness of violent video games, than world politics. Still, when you have access to someone like CNN’s Jake Tapper—a guy whose already high public profile has risen in recent weeks, thanks to his tireless questioning and prodding of Trump mouthpieces like Kellyanne Conway—you might as well go with what you know.

In this case, that’s the recent resignation of former National Security Advisor Mike Flynn, whose departure yesterday gave him one of the shortest tenures for a senior White House staff official in recent memory. Flynn’s resignation came about after increasingly strident questions arose about whether he negotiated on sanctions with Russia before Trump’s inauguration—and when Flynn was, thus, just a normal American citizen—and …

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