"It's Tough to Be White" (World Pacific Records).
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[about the time he appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(1962) when Frank Sinatra
was hosting it] When Sinatra said, "We'll be right back with John Barbour!" They went to commercial break and there was no music. When it came time to introduce me there was still rumbling in the audience. If you watch the first minute and a half--I don't get many laughs. When the show was over one of...
Was the Critic-at-Large on KNBC-TV Channel 4's 5:00 and 6:00 News for five years, winning five Emmys for his reviews and commentaries. At the same time, he was the film critic for "Los Angeles Magazine" for ten years.