Category Archives: television

Happy birthday to the great Johnny Carson who would’ve been 95 today

Happy birthday to the great Johnny Carson who would’ve been 95 today. Late night TV has never been the same since he left.





Happy 96th Birthday to the great Joyce Randolph aka “Trixie Norton” from the “Honeymooners”





Jackie Gleason & Frank Fontaine as JOE THE BARTENDER and CRAZY GUGGENHEIM

One of the great routines Jackie did on his show. Always funny and poignant when “Crazy” sang at the end.





Alan King “Insurance” on The Ed Sullivan Show

Alan King rants on insurance as only he could on The Ed Sullivan Show on February 6, 1966.





“Book Talk” Guest Comedian John Byner Author “5 Minutes Mr. Byner A Lifetime of Laughter”

Doug Miles talks with comedian/impressionist/singer/actor John Byner about his book “5 Minutes, Mr. Byner! A Lifetime of Laughter” on “Talk Across America”. Book link available below.





The Martin Brothers “Juggling Duo” A Classic Ed Sullivan Show Act

The Martin Brothers “Juggling Duo” on The Ed Sullivan Show on September 25, 1966.





50 years ago tonight “The Partridge Family” debuted on TV.

On Sept. 25, 1970, a staple of Friday night TV, “The Partridge Family”, debuted on ABC-TV. The show ran for 4 seasons and starred Shirley Jones.





50 years ago today “The Odd Couple” debuted on ABC-TV. One of the classic TV shows of all time





Sid Caesar “Bachelor With A Cold” on The Ed Sullivan Show

The great Sid Caesar on The Ed Sullivan Show on December 6, 1964.





Alan King “Supermarkets” on The Ed Sullivan Show

The great Alan King doing one of his patented rants, this time on “Supermarkets” on The Ed Sullivan Show on November 13, 1966.