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Newhart in the '90s: A Look at BOB

Welcome to a new Wildcard Wednesday! Timed with the conclusion of our coverage on the best from The Bob Newhart Show (1972-1978, CBS), today’s entry looks at  1,362 more words

Television

Laughing Bear Comedy Show -- Baseball

Top o’ the Week

Greetings comedy fans — spring training is when every team can still win the world series so hope springs eternal.  It is also time when comedy about baseball comes to mind, and we’ll indulge in bit of that with cuts from Bob Newhart and George Carlin among others. 348 more words

The Ten Best THE BOB NEWHART SHOW Episodes of Season Five

Welcome to a new Sitcom Tuesday! Today, we’re continuing our coverage on the best episodes from Bob Newhart’s first situation comedy, The Bob Newhart Show… 1,930 more words

Television

DAY 56: Occasional Wife

Series Run : 1966-1967

30 episodes

Network: NBC

Series Premise (as far as I can tell):

Bachelor hires a woman to act as his wife so he can get promoted at work… 412 more words

365 Days

The Ten Best THE BOB NEWHART SHOW Episodes of Season Four

Welcome to a new Sitcom Tuesday! Today, we’re continuing our coverage on the best episodes from Bob Newhart’s first situation comedy, The Bob Newhart Show… 1,749 more words

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Our Humble Marketing Advice for Hillary Clinton

The great Bob Newhart used to perform a comedy routine titled “Abe Lincoln vs. Madison Avenue,” which imagined a telephone conversation just before the Gettysburg Address between a slick ad man and the rather dim fellow who had been cast to portray the wholly manufactured and thoroughly market-tested public image of the rail-splitting Great Emancipator. 1,182 more words

Politics

Publicists Guild Celebrates Life and Career of Bob Newhart

Not long before his 1960 debut comedy album “The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart” soared to No. 1 on the Billboard pop chart, the now legendary comedian was nearing 30, living at home with his parents in Chicago and working as an accountant and a copywriter. 484 more words

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