The Smothers Brothers ran a comedy-variety show that featured not just that comedy duo, but also the top musical acts like the Who and the Beatles. Along that way, they presented comedy that poked humor at politics, the Vietnam War, religion, sexuality and censorship in with fearless bravado. Written by
Kenneth Chisholm (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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Singer/songwriter Janis Ian
appeared on the show at 16 years of age, performing "Society's Child", a song she wrote about interracial dating. The number was censored in some--mostly Southern--markets. See more
People don't tune in to us to listen to us argue!
Some of them did.