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’s Arte Johnson Has Died
He was 90.
Check Out the Star-studded Trailer for Netflix’s
Featuring Lily Tomlin, Neil Patrick Harris, Tiffany Haddish, and tons more.
Netflix to Air an Incredibly Stacked
Lily Tomlin, Billy Crystal, Maria Bamford, and more will make appearances.
Bob Hope Plays the Supervillain to 1966’s Biggest Comedic Stars
Whatever you think of him, it’s next to impossible to refute the fact that Bob Hope was the king of comedy during his tenure. Whether it was […]
Laugh-In’s Alan Sues Is Dead at 85
Goodbye to Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In’s famously flamboyant ensemble member Alan Sues, who died last week at 85. His Laugh-In characters […]
The Laugh-In Thank You Letter to John Wayne Is Pretty Excellent
From Letters of Note, here’s a thank you letter that Rowan and Martin sent to John Wayne in 1973 to thank him for appearing on Laugh In. It’s […]
Looking Back at Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In
This week I’m taking a look at another show which predates modern sketch comedy in a number of ways but nonetheless serves an important step in […]
The Comedy Writer That Helped Elect Richard Nixon
Did you have any idea that the head writer of Laugh In was a hardcore conservative who regularly took calls from Nixon? I didn’t! The Comedy […]