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    review Dangerously Funny Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB Clearly written and organized and very informative Bianculli had the advantage of full access to the Smothers Brothers and it shows Any of you remember that Firesign Theatre album title Everything You Know is Wrong Well I found out this was true of my memory of the whole Comedy Hour controversy I thought the series ended because of the Vietnam War Pete Seeger's Waist Deep in the Big Muddy and pressure from the Johnson W

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    free read Dangerously Funny review Dangerously Funny Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB Another book in the Read Aloud With the Wife series Pretty interesting account of the brother's career politics and impact on the current generation of entertainers

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    free read Dangerously Funny review Dangerously Funny Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB free read í eBook or Kindle ePUB ô David Bianculli If you remember the Smothers Brothers read this book for a tiptoe thru the tulips I know it was on a competing show but timeliness was the aim buried under the neiges d'antan If either phrase has left you scratching your wig holder look THAT up in your Funk and WagnallsBut don't read this rather dense somewhat l

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    review Dangerously Funny Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB David Bianculli ô 3 characters free read Dangerously Funny Since we inhabit this realm called Good Reads and not say Middling to Fair Reads I am yanked back into reality by that realization David Bianculli's Dangerously Funny is not as it stands an inherently un good read but neither is it particularly scintillating I blazed through it and enjoyed it but only because the subjects

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    David Bianculli ô 3 characters free read í eBook or Kindle ePUB ô David Bianculli free read Dangerously Funny If you're interested in this sort of thing and you should be this is well told The attempts to force the Nixon connection at the end get strained but there's a lot of gold in here

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    free read Dangerously Funny review Dangerously Funny Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB free read í eBook or Kindle ePUB ô David Bianculli The first three uarters of this book rates five stars but the last uarter which should have been omitted turns into a political rant in which Bianculli offers idiotic opinions and lame brain conclusions Bianculli obviously

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    David Bianculli ô 3 characters free read í eBook or Kindle ePUB ô David Bianculli review Dangerously Funny Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB Dick People don't tune in to us to listen to us argueTom Some of them didI was one of those people who tuned in between '67

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    review Dangerously Funny Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB The author takes advantage of cooperative sources not only the Smothers Brothers and their collaborators but also a few CBS

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    review Dangerously Funny Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB free read í eBook or Kindle ePUB ô David Bianculli David Bianculli ô 3 characters Well researched detailed backstory on how one of the most inventive and progressive prime time TV shows ever presented got scuttled due to political and censorship issues Covers both sides of the story and puts things in historical perspectiv

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    review Dangerously Funny Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB David Bianculli ô 3 characters free read í eBook or Kindle ePUB ô David Bianculli I wish this book was a lot about the Smothers Brothers and a lot less about their nonstop battles with CBS Nevertheless it was an interesting blast from the past I remember watching their show as a kid but had forgotten that I picked up most of my teenage musical preferences from them

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David Bianculli ô 3 characters free read í eBook or Kindle ePUB ô David Bianculli review Dangerously Funny Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB Anculli tells the fascinating story of its three year network run and the cultural impact that's still being felt today Before it was suddenly removed from the CBS lineup reportedly under pressure from the Nixon administration The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour was a ratings powerhouse It helped launch the careers of comedy legends such as Steve Martin and Rob Reiner featured groundbreaking musical acts like the Beatles and the Who and served as a cultural touchstone for the antiwar movement of Since we inhabit this realm called Good Reads and not say Middling to Fair Reads I am yanked back into reality by that realization David Bianculli s Dangerously Funny is not as it stands an inherently un good read but neither is it particularly scintillating I blazed through it and enjoyed it but only because the subjects of 60s pop and political culture issues of creative control and free speech and censorship of artmedia social control and corporate mentalities TV of that era and the Smothers Brothers themselves hold some interest for me But I think you kind of have to have some experience with the sh

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David Bianculli ô 3 characters free read í eBook or Kindle ePUB ô David Bianculli review Dangerously Funny Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB A behind the scenes look at the rise and fall of The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour the provocative politically charged program that shocked the censors outraged the White House and forever changed the face of television Decades before The Daily Show The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour proved there was a place on television for no holds barred political comedy with a decidedly antiauthoritarian point of view In this explosive revealing history of the show veteran entertainment journalist David Bi If you remember the Smothers Brothers read this book for a tiptoe thru the tulips I know it was on a competing show but timeliness was the aim buried under the neiges d antan If either phrase has left you scratching your wig holder look THAT up in your Funk and WagnallsBut don t read this rather dense somewhat longwinded recap of the three season run of the Smothers Brothers s show It will mean little to you and the density of the behind the scenes material won t fascinate The author clearly knows his onions about TV about the time period and about the brothers His style isn t sparkling but it is very in

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David Bianculli ô 3 characters free read í eBook or Kindle ePUB ô David Bianculli review Dangerously Funny Ó eBook or Kindle ePUB The late 1960s Drawing on extensive original interviews with Tom and Dick Smothers and dozens of other key players as well as than a decade's worth of original research Dangerously Funny brings readers behind the scenes for all the battles over censorship mind blowing musical performances and unforgettable sketches that defined the show and its era David Bianculli delves deep into this riveting story to find out what really happened and to reveal why this show remains so significant to this d Dick People don t tune in to us to listen to us argueTom Some of them didI was one of those people who tuned in between 67 and 69 to listen to Tom and Dick Smothers argue and sing and make me laugh on The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour David Bianculli s book Dangerously Funny traces the Brothers career but spends most of it s pages examining the evolution of Tom s enlightenment as an anti establishment proponent in the sixties and his constant battles with the CBS censors over the politicization of the show The controversy itself became fodder for the writers as they made fun of the censors in their sk

  • Hardcover
  • 382
  • Dangerously Funny
  • David Bianculli
  • English
  • 15 July 2018
  • 9781439101162