By Marc Snetiker
March 29, 2012 at 03:19 PM EDT
Alan Markfield

Sweet Lincoln’s mullet! If you haven’t heard that Ron Burgundy and friends are coming back for a sequel to 2004’s Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, then by the beard of Zeus, go catch up!

Funny or Die (co-founded by Will Ferrell, who’s involved in this whole thing somehow) just posted a video featuring Burgundy’s backstage preparation for the big sequel announcement, which he delivered last night on Conan. In typical Burgundy fashion, his behind-the-scenes routine is thoroughly taxing, including a vigorous washing of hands (“You can’t do it too much with all the E. coli running around and the scarlet fever and Tourette’s in the water system”). Watch the backstage Anchorman madness below:

How unabashedly excited are you for the return of the Anchorman guys? What’s your favorite Ron Burgundy quip? You stay classy, PopWatchers.

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