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The Incident (1967)

Plot: Joe (Tony Musante) and his friend Artie (Martin Sheen) are street thugs who take immense pleasure in hassling other people, sometimes in criminal efforts, but also just to have some laughs at the expense of others. 707 more words

Tread Perilously -- Legends of the Superheroes

Tread Perilously braces for its toughest assignment yet with the 1978 duo of specials collectively known as Legends of the Superheroes.

In “The Challenge,” Batman, Robin, Black Canary, Captain Marvel, The Flash, Green Lantern, Huntress and lame-ass Hawkman face the doomsday threat of a distinctly not Legion of Doom composed of Mordru, Dr. 179 more words

Transmissions

March 2, 1977 Heeere's Johnny

With Jack Parr about to sign off the “Tonight Show” for the last time, NBC executives were anxious to find a replacement.  Bob Newhart, Jackie Gleason, Groucho Marx, and Joey Bishop all declined the opportunity, when a United States Navy veteran, amateur magician and amateur boxer with a 10/0 record agreed to take the job. 864 more words