Sunday, May 10, 2009
For Mother's Day: The Sunday Funnies
Anybody out there remember Art Linkletter?
He’s still around, about to turn 97 in July. In his day he may have been more popular than Ralph Edwards and Bob Barker and Bill Cullen combined. Or maybe I just have a bad memory.
I always liked the interviews with children that Linkletter did on his television program, House Party. Someone sent me a 7-minute video clip of some of those interviews the other day. We should thank a very nice lady named Carolyn for preserving the precious moments of laughter we are about to share. And we must also warn a certain other very nice lady in Arkansas (Pat, I’m talking about you) to prepare for the possibility of a Pond Spell.
Without further delay, then, here -- complete with an introduction by Bill Cosby -- is:
Kids Say the Darnedest Things