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It's Okay to Laugh! 

Waratte iitomo! (original title)
Morita Kazuyoshi Hour: Waratte Iitomo. (Morita Kazuyoshi Hour: It's Okay to Laugh!) was a Japanese variety show aired every weekday on Fuji TV. The show was hosted by Tamori (Kazuyoshi ... See full summary »

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Tamori ...  Himself - Emcee / ... 1,222 episodes, 1982-2014
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Morita Kazuyoshi Hour: Waratte Iitomo. (Morita Kazuyoshi Hour: It's Okay to Laugh!) was a Japanese variety show aired every weekday on Fuji TV. The show was hosted by Tamori (Kazuyoshi Morita) from 1982 to 2014. The show featured a series of regular members who only appeared on a particular day of the week. The final broadcast of the program took place on March 31, 2014 after thirty-two years on the air. Tamori renewed his world record for most live variety TV shows hosted by the same presenter at 8054 episodes. Written by Sonja Pavkovic

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Three people from this show have received a Guinness World Record. On April 5, 2002, Tamori attended Waratte Iitomo's 5000th show, giving him the record for the longest continued hosting of a live television program. His record was recorded in the 2003 Guinness Book of World Records. On December 26, 2007, it was revealed that Shingo Katori beat the previous record (9 s 50 ms) of consuming 500 ml of milkshake in 9 s 8 ms. However, on the show on that day, Toshi from the owarai duo Taka and Toshi beat his time by 0.02 ms. See more »


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