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Floyd R. Turbo

One of many comic character performed by talk show host Johnny Carson first seen in 1977 during skits on the late night talk variety show THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JOHNNY CARSON/NBC/1962-92. 427 more words


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


October 23: Happy Birthday Ryan Reynolds and Emilia Clarke

Ryan Reynolds is turning 40 today.  His first acting job was in a Canadian TV series called Hillside (renamed Fifteen in the US).  American audiences got to know him in the sitcom… 1,234 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

October 23rd National T. V. Talk Show Host Day

Today is the day we honor those men and women who have been, and are, hosts for television shows. The date selected is the anniversary of John William “Johnny” Carson’s birthday, the host of the “Tonight Show” from 1962 to 1992 – 30 years of entertaining people and introducing new acts to America, and the world. 190 more words

Unboxing The Bizarre

Carnac the Magnificent

One of many comic character performed by talk show host Johnny Carson on THE TONIGHT SHOW/NBC/1962-92. Carnac the Magnificent was a bumbling telepath-in-a-turban  (first seen in 1964) who could divine answers to questions sealed in envelopes by placing the sealed envelop to his forehead. 311 more words


October 23 in history

42 BC  Roman Republican civil wars: Second Battle of Philippi – Mark Antony and Octavian decisively defeated Brutus’s army. Brutus committed suicide.

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Johnny Carson

Desde muy joven Johnny descubrió que tenía facilidad para atraer la atención de las personas, primero lo haría con la mágia y posteriormente con su talento para construír chistes, no en vano su tésis se titularía ” How to write comedian Jokes ” 66 more words

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