I just don't know that much about it, but someone must! It was a very long laugh. Radio voices American broadcasting, — Benny was notable for employing a small group of writers, most of whom stayed with him for many years. I agree with this point. The writers and star would insert musical interludes from Phil Harris and Dennis Day. That was about 50 years ago; now, of course, it's obvious.
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I know for sure that Bob "Light in the Loafers" Hope was gay. Unlike Merv Griffin and Liberace, Randall and Benny didn't get taken to court by guys they slept with. I remember hearing somewhere that a high school in California had given themselves the nickname the '39ers in honor of Jack Benny. Please check them, as I am not able to fix them automatically:
Box , Piedmont, CA Nearly all written references to homosexuality pre-Stonewall were automatically negative. Chicago portal v t e This article is within the scope of WikiProject Chicago , which aims to improve all articles or pages related to Chicago or the Chicago metropolitan area. A friend did summer stock with Tony Randall and Ann Bancroft in the s or early s. Perhaps, after reading this essay, there was another reason he wasn't retained as Paar's sidekick.
Speaking of sources, this article is really lacking them, and that "sources" section which should be renamed references does not do justice as it does not specify which statement it is sourcing. I agree with this point. I have well over of the shows, and mistakes were very common, and often generated better laughs. Davis was an African-American convert to Judaism who lost an eye in an auto accident. This page was last edited on 15 August , at I agree with this point.