Category Archives: Carson Classic

Drew David: The Tonight Show Johnny Carson- Shelley Winters in 1987

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review: Drew David: The Tonight Show Johnny Carson- Shelley Winters in 1987 If Shelley Winters wasn’t the great actress that she was, she probably would have been a standup comedian, or … Continue reading

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David Von Pein: The Tonight Show- Jim Garrison vs Johnny Carson- January 31st, 1968

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review: David Von Pein: The Tonight Show: Jim Garrison vs Johnny Carson, January 31st, 1968 I always found it interesting about Jim Garrison and why would a New Orleans District Attorney … Continue reading

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Johnny Carson: Johnny Carson’s Best Moments on Politics on The Tonight Show

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review I haven’t seen them all, but I believe my favorite Johnny Carson political skit is the politician under the lie detector. Because that plays so well with today’s American politics … Continue reading

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Johnny Carson: Ronald Reagan’s Funny Return to California: January 4, 1989

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review: Johnny Carson: Ronald Reagan’s Funny Return to California: January 4, 1989 I think Johnny’s best line here was about President Reagan reaching a deal with Random House to write his … Continue reading

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All Johnny Carson: TV Land Legends- 60 Minutes Mike Wallace Interviewing The King of Late Night Johnny Carson in 1979

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review The perfect interviewer Mike Wallace interviewing the perfect late show talk show host Johnny Carson in 1979. I can’t think of a better combination here other than maybe Mike Wallace … Continue reading

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Classic Comedy Bits: Johnny Carson Standup in 1964

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on WordPress Not the best Johnny Carson performance I’ve ever heard and I’m a fairly big fan of his. Not his biggest fan or his tallest fan. There are Carson … Continue reading

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Comedy Films: The Tonight Show With Johnny Carson, Richard Pryor in 1977

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on WordPress Remember my advice about marriage and divorce, I’ll tell you again anyway. Don’t get married if you don’t want to get divorced. Especially don’t get married rich, because you … Continue reading

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