The Carol Burnett show was fucking awesome.

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  1. DrivenByDemons

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    I agree. That was a great show. The only thing that bothers me is how much they broke up and laughed at each other during a skit. That got kind of old. Harvey Korman was really underrated.
     
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    Tim Conway was the funniest guy on TV then. He could bring the audience to tears without saying a word.
     
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    I know what you're saying. That could get old but something about that show was fucking awesome. Bring back good memories of hanging at my grammies house.
     
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    i loved that Tim Conway could make Harvey Korman break character every time, and so badly that Korman couldn't even speak.
     
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    great show, loved the skits. more consistently funny than snl
     
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    it was a special time on TV. so many great sitcoms, and one after the other.
     
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    Agree. When they cracked each other up I kek'd, kinda like simpathetic yawning.
     
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    Agree, their was a certain innocence about television of the 70's. Couldnt wait to get the TV guide to see what was one the next week.
     
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    its in the bathroom btw
     
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    my dad always took shit with the door open and make us go and get him the newspaper :facepalm:
     
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    that explains a lot
     
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    :Dthat's hilarious, dads used to be men, ruled from the throne with an iron fist. we're just faking it.
     
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    it does doesnt it
     
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    Here's the full sketch. I cry laughing every time I watch this. My father sent this to me a few years ago.
     
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    Remember the MLB player Alan Wiggins? My father used to jokingly refer to him as "Alan Uh-Wiggins" (as in the way Tim Conway pronounced "Wiggins" in the ongoing skit)
     
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