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McHALE’S NAVY SUPER-TRIVIA

One of the greatest war comedies of all time was McHALE’S NAVY which ran for four seasons from Oct 11, 1962 until April 3, 1966. In many ways it was much like a Navy version of THE PHIL SILVERS SHOW in which Phil Silvers played Sgt. Bilko, an outlandish scheming Army officer who constantly broke […]

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THOSE LEGENDARY JEWISH COMIC ACTORS

One of the great joys of oldies television networks such as METV and ANTENNA TV is classic television programs where younger persons can see the greatness of some of television’s great Jewish comedy pioneers such as Jack Benny, Phil Silvers, George Burns and others. Some like Jack Benny was the true master of the deadpan […]

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LIFE IMITATED ART FOR COMIC ACTOR PHIL SILVERS

In the 1950’s army comedy, THE PHIL SILVERS SHOW, the running gag was Sgt. Bilko’s hiding gambling games from his superiors. In real life, Phil Silvers also loved gambling, sometimes losing pretty fair amounts of money. In 1962 he suffered a nervous breakdown after years of suffering from chronic depression. He was considered to be […]

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MR. ED SUPERFACTS

TV’s popular sitcom, MR. ED, which ran from Oct 1, 1961 to Feb 6, 1966, has many unique trivia facts. Here are just a few of them for your pleasure: The show was one of few TV shows that started out as a syndicated show, but was soon acquired by CBS and added to their […]

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WHAT’S THE WORST TV SHOW EVER?

My two nominees would be MY MOTHER THE CAR and IT’S ABOUT TIME. While most people made a real attempt to forget these two legendary TV bad 1960’s TV nonclassics, late night TV recently began running both series only to remind everyone of just how bad both series actually were. MY MOTHER THE CAR: Jerry […]

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REMEMBER ZELDA GILROY FROM DOBIE GILLIS?

Child actress Sheila Kuehl was a memorable classic sitcoms character, playing the quirky but brainy wanna-be girlfriend of Dobie Gillis from the classic sitcom THE MANY LOVES OF DOBIE GILLIS(which ran from 1959 until 1963). You’d be very surprised where Sheila Kuehl is today. She has had a successful career these days in California politics, […]

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A GOLDEN MOMENT FROM THE ADDAMS FAMILY

In the Halloween spirit, Lurch and Wednesday Addams(Lisa Loring) get down. Hey, the kid has moves! Lurch is on game as well…- Great retro fun here from the classic creepy comedy. Click this https://youtu.be/HRrBuklzAL8

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HBO’S WESTWORLD WILL FEATURE MORE EXPLICIT SEX THAN EVER!

Producer-director J.J. Abrams, known for the STAR TREK reboot as well as the new STAR WARS episode that is upcoming is working on production for a new sexually explicit reboot of WESTWORLD with simulated oral sex and simulated acts of sexual penetration. A copy of the contract for the actors calls for them to agree […]

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MANY SNL FANS NOT EXCITED ABOUT MILEY CYRUS IN SEASON PREMIERE

Fans of SNL have been very vocal on Instagram  and other social media outlets about their feelings about Miley Cryus in the 41st season premiere of SNL, and much of the chatter has not been good. Miley Cyrus has turned out to be a controversial choice for many viewers who have decided that they don’t […]

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TORI SPELLING SLEPT WITH TWO 90210 CO-STARS

For an upcoming episode of CELEBRITY LIE DETECTOR airing on Lifetime this Saturday, Tori Spelling admits to having slept with Brian Austin Green and another co-star of which she would not disclose.  So, if anyone out there wondered about hookups on the set of this once very popular teen drama, there is your proof right […]

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LARA LOGAN RETURNING TO CBS

Lara Logan set a high standard as one of the finest foreign reporter journalists ever for the network. She was more than willing to report from many dangerous world hotspots. Then in 2011 while covering the 2011 “Arab Spring” political uprising in Egypt, someone started a rumor in the crowd that the South African-born reporter […]

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KALEY CUOCO GETTING DIVORCED AFTER 21 MONTHS

Just last week on TV’s #1 comedy, THE BIG BANG THEORY, actress Kaley Cuoco’s character was seen getting married to co-star Johnny Galecki’s character, her former real life boyfriend as well. Well, these two broke up, but on the show the two still portrayed a loving couple. In real life, actress Kaley Cuoco, 29, fell […]

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GOTHAM SEX SCANDAL , COSTAR PREGNANT

GOTHAM is of course one of the best TV shows on the air, but behind the scenes two of the shows stars have made their own big news! Actor Benjamin McKenzie,37, plays young Commissioner James Gordon in FOX’s BATMAN prequel. On the set, actress Morena Baccarin, 36, plays Dr. Leslie Thompkins. In real life, Baccarin […]

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SEN. TED CRUZ BOOED ON STEPHEN COLBERT

Presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz was booed by members of the audience on Stephen Colbert’s late night talk show last night for his controversial views opposing Gay marriage, but host Stephen Colbert quickly scolded the audience to be respectful of his guest. While many candidates for president have been making the late night tours recently, […]

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STEPHEN COLBERT LOSES HALF OF HIS RATINGS SINCE DEBUT

CBS certainly is not panicking at this point, but David Letterman’s replacement, Stephen Colbert, has already lost half of his audience since his debut, and now runs behind ratings leader, Jimmy Fallon, every recent night. CBS and Colbert no doubt view this as a marathon rather than a real ratings finish race, but the trend […]

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