Archive for the 'Carol Burnett Show' Category

Went With the Wind, November 13, 1976

Late in the long run of the Carol Burnett Show, after a decade on television, this classic variety show was funnier than ever. On November, 13, 1976, episode #238 opened with typical Burnett banter with the audience, and announcing the show’s guest, Dinah Shore. It was the last half hour of the broadcast that can […]

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Saturday Nights, September 15, 1973

These days, networks treat Saturday nights as a deep, dark void, reserved as a dumping ground for unwanted television shows.  There was a time, however, when Saturday night television was worth staying home to watch.  The Honeymooners, Gunsmoke, Alfred Hitchcock Presents and The Jackie Gleason Show were Saturday staples in the early days. Before the networks declared Saturday nights dead […]

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