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Eccentric Engineer 1976


Universal Television / NBC

The Adventure of the Eccentric Engineer was an episode during NBC’s one season of the Ellery Queen television show from 1975-1976. Making a cameo (he gets bumped off right away) is… 577 more words

Mr. Budweiser

The showbiz nickname of announcer Ed McMahon, the co-host of THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JOHNNY CARSON/NBC/1962-92. McMahon was the commercial spokesman for the Anheuser-Busch Company for some 40 years. 425 more words

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The seventies

Saw a Tonight Show late last night from the late seventies. My god look at those ties my wife said. Johnny Carson was uptight, mildly paranoid, his timing off, the monologue died in a series of unfunny Jimmy Carter jokes. 454 more words


The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: The Vault Series DVD Review

“The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: The Vault Series” is a fine sample of Carson’s years hosting The Tonight Show. 440 more words

DVD Review

In Praise Of Ed McMahon

In watching the Johnny Carson show, I feel it is time to praise the so called “second banana” (being second banana to Mr. Carson is no disgrace) on the Carson Tonight Show, Ed McMahon. 90 more words

More Sunday Playoff Notes

No matter which team prevails in tonight’s “winner take all,” NBA Finals 7th game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors, this will be the fourth time since at least 1966, both the NHL and NBA titles were clinched in Sunday games. 224 more words

Rodney Dangerfield Gets My Respect And Then Some

Last night Antenna T.V. aired a phenomenal Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson, who was back from a vacation that took him to among other events, the great Bjorn Borg 5 set victory vs John McEnroe in the 1980 Wimbledon Men’s (Tennis) Final. 166 more words