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Future Conan is a fad that shows Conan O'Brien in the future enslaving the world. The original YTMND, , was actually an edit of a syncan YTMND called , which is a part of the Conan is... fad. Besides borrowing from syncan, the creator of the fad also borrowed from the Apple Computer, Inc. television ad "1984". Spinoffs, such as use more of the ad than the original YTMND. Most YTMNDs use the Eurythmics song Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This).
The footage of Conan O'Brien used in the original Future Conan YTMND comes from an episode of Late Night with Conan O'Brien from late 2005, in which Conan is mocking an Abe Vigoda impersonator banging trashcan lids together in a Late Night comedy segment called "New Off-Broadway Shows".
In a period, the YTMND top five only listed YTMNDs featuring Conan O'Brien.