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[on hosting Family Feud
(1988)]: I'm real excited about being on CBS and hosting this show. I have been studying all of the great CBS shows. I think I'm prepared, so if you're ready, let's have the first item up for bids.
After the 1993-1994 season, due to declining ratings, Goodson Productions decided to let Richard Dawson
return as host of Family Feud
(1988), replacing Combs. The ratings continued to slide, and the show was canceled in 1995.
His cordless microphone (starting on post-1990 episodes of Family Feud