A week in the life of "The Gong Show" host and creator Chuck Barris who lives through a series of outrageous competitors, stressful situations, a nervous breakdown and other comical characters involved in his life and work on the TV show. Written by
(All the stuff Chuck Barris had to keep under his hat until now!)
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Did You Know?
The gag where Barris tries to help a woman being abused by her husband, only to be assaulted by the woman and the husband, was originally done by Buster Keaton
in Our Hospitality
(1923). See more
Today I'd like to pose a Biblical question. Is there reincarnation after death, and if there is, does the individual return in a higher or lower state than he or she held in his or her mortal life?
Ooh, that's an interesting question, Father Ed. What is, uh, what is the answer to that question?
Beats the shit out of me.
References The Gong Show
Sometimes It Just Don't Pay to Get Up
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