Essays Tagged: "Johnny Carson"

David Letterman

and acted badly, and I am sorry for that.' Things started to turn around on November 24, 1978, when Johnny Carson, Dave's boyhood idol, had selected Dave to fill-in for him every once in a while. This ... made fifty guest-host jobs and twenty-two guest appearances from 1978 to 1980. He was a regular on Johnny's show and became to be one of Johnny's closest friends. In 1980, NBC gave Letterman his own ...

(4 pages) 47 0 4.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

The History of Toilet Paper.

rld agrees we're world-class when it comes to wiping. The only toilet paper scare was in 1973, when Johnny Carson made a joke about the United States facing an acute shortage of toilet paper. This pro ...

(2 pages) 33 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Jay Leno : The Man Behind the Chin

A popular comedian during the 1970s, Jay Leno is best known as the man who replaced Johnny Carson at the helm of The Tonight Show in 1992. Leno was born James Douglas Muir Leno to pare ...

(1 pages) 22 0 1.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

American Criticism in Short St

their talent. Eventually Traynor wants to pay his respects for Gracie by getting her a spot on the Johnny Carson show. No one really liked it because Traynor, the WHITE guy, did not sing it. People h ...

(4 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


(4 pages) 81 0 4.0 May/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education