Tag - Tonight Show

Headsup: Just for Fun

If you’re in need of some lightness and laughter, check out the titles below: When it came to late ending your day on a high note, nobody set the stage like Johnny Carson.  For thirty years, Carson hosted The Tonight Show, setting...

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: The...

Let’s take a moment to consider this: there are people today who say “Somebody else used to host The Tonight Show?”  When people my age asked that, we were learning about Jack Paar.  When people today ask that...

Doug Henning

Remembering Doug Henning

You know, it occurs to me after seeing Wolven explain his magical self–I’ve been referencing Doug Henning for so long that I can’t remember the last time I’ve actually seen any Doug Henning bits. And it’s also...

George Carlin

George Carlin Gets the Twain Prize

George Carlin is to get the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. That will be given out November 10th at the Kennedy Center in New York. From the article, “‘Thank you Mr. Twain,’ said Carlin in response. ‘Have your...

James Randi on The Tonight Show

A great vid of James Randi on doing, among other things, on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson from 1987. Direct link for the feedreaders. Found via Classic Television Showbiz.

Johnny Carson

Johnny Carson And His Millionth Guest

A classic bit from The Tonight Show. And um…in case some of you young type people aren’t familiar with certain aspects of Johnny‘s personal life, you might want to read this after. Based on the date on this bit, it must...

Richard Pryor on The Tonight Show

Richard Pryor from 1988, on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, discusses drugs and alcohol and life without them. Funny stuff. Direct link for the feedreaders. Found via Classic Television Showbiz.