Steve Martin's second NBC special was done entirely in sketches. Highlights include: Marty Robbins' "El Paso" with monkeys; "The Death of Socrates;" and "Bizarre Oddities of the World."
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The special was produced without a laugh track, more like a film. See more
It was always: "Socrates, what is truth? Socrates, what is the nature of the good? Socrates, what should I order? Socrates, what are you having?" And not once did anyone ever say: "Socrates, hemlock is poison!"
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Born to Be Wild
Written by Mars Bonfire
Performed by Steve Martin
Produced by William E. McEuen for Aspen Recording Society See more