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Dangerously Funny: Uncensored Story of the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour

By: Bianculi, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: TOUCHSTONE PRESS: 2/27/2013

Seller ID: 9781439101179

ISBN: 1439101175

Condition: USED


A dramatic 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. Censorship battles, mind-blowing musical performances, and unforgettable sketches defined the show and its era. In this compelling history, veteran entertainment journ... View more info