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All Posts Tagged With: "history"

My Comedian Hero: Dick Cavett

Dick Cavett remembers Bob Hope and how Bob Hope loved being Bob Hope.

Jan 13th, 2009 | Comments

My Comedian Hero: Cheech Marin

Cheech recalls the power of Jonathan Winters' improvisational skills.

Jan 13th, 2009 | Comments

My Comedian Hero: Jeffrey Ross

Jeffrey Ross appreciates how Cheech and Chong gave a comedic voice to those burnouts hanging out at the 7-11.

Jan 13th, 2009 | Comments

My Comedian Hero: George Carlin

George Carlin tells how Lenny Bruce inspired him to get out of radio and become a comic.

Jan 12th, 2009 | Comments

My Comedian Hero: Carol Burnett

Carol Burnett recalls how she gave up tickets to see My Fair Lady to see Sid Caesar live.

Jan 12th, 2009 | Comments

My Comedian Hero: Jonathan Winters

Jonathan Winters describes the first time he met Robin Williams while working on Mork and Mindy.

Jan 12th, 2009 | Comments

My Comedian Hero: Richard Lewis

Richard Lewis explains the misunderstood genius of Jerry Lewis.

Jan 12th, 2009 | Comments

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