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The Letterman Freak Show

Wow, this montage in the last episode was good.

Final Show Montage

I didn’t watch much of the CBS show, because there were fewer freaks. I watched Late Night for Kaufman, Pekar, Theodore, Glover and especially Melman. 102 more words

Gregg DeMammos

David Letterman, Andy Kaufman, And The Interview That Changed Pro Wrestling In Popular Culture

In 1982, Jerry Lawler and Andy Kaufman appeared on Late Night with David Letterman. They couldn’t have known at the time, but this interview kickstarted a relationship between mainstream celebrities and pro wrestling that’s now heavily relied upon in modern televised pro wrestling. 1,338 more words

Sports

The Last Of Letterman

David Letterman did his last late night show on CBS last night after over three decades on CBS and NBC before that. Anyone remember that Letterman had a… 201 more words

Commentary

David Letterman, Full Circle

I don’t know which fact is more surprising (depressing?):

1. David Letterman is older than Johnny Carson was when Carson retired.

2. I’m older than David Letterman was when he began hosting… 2,155 more words

Commentary

Issue #12 Now Available!

After mild anticipation following our announcement two weeks ago, issue 12 of The Annual (the first of our final four) is now available in our… 89 more words

Humor

Remembering Andy Kaufman

May 16, 1984, was a meaningful day for a number of reasons. To give one example, that was the day I took my last college final exam on my way to graduation that weekend. 3,461 more words

Fandom

A Brief Return to Print

We’ve been on a bit of a hiatus lately with irregular updates, postings and quarterly magazines. Luckily we were putting the hiatus to good use by preparing our first of four final print issues. 186 more words

Humor