First, an appearance by the really tall dachshund, because, why not?
Second, Conan reminds us that humor plays an important role in coping with sadness. And since Conan knows a lot of his viewer demographic is probably still reeling from yesterday's election results, he reminds them of the bigger picture -- that this isn't the end of America. In fact, America has gone through similar trials and devastating political upsets before and have come out of it and he believes this will be no different. His words here have made me feel a bit better.