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Dean Martin on the Perry Como Show – Part 1

Dean Martin on the Perry Como Show – Part 1 PRICELESS * This is a wonderful piece of the Perry Como Show back in the day. I think PRICELESS is a good descriptive adjective for this one. Dean Martin and Perry Como on Perry’s Show * Dean Martin was born Dino Paul Crocetti on June […]

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Dean Martin Roast – Don Rickles Roasts Frank Sinatra

Dean Martin Roast Don Rickles Roasts Frank Sinatra * The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast was an NBC television special show hosted by entertainer Dean Martin in 1974–1984. For a series of 54 specials and shows, Martin and his friends would “roast” a celebrity. The roasts were patterned after the roasts held at the New York Friars’ Club.   * In 1973, The […]

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Dean Martin – Mystery Voice Contest – 3rd Week – Makes me smile

Dean Martin – Mystery Voice Contest – 3rd Week – Still Makes me smile * Do you remember Dean’s Mystery Voice Contest…..? Well this was the last week when we discover who the “Mystery Voice is” … Do Be Do Be Do The Dean Martin Show, not to be confused with the Dean Martin Variety Show (1959–1960), […]

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Dean Martin & Johnny Carson – Simple stuff that makes you smile

Dean Martin & Johnny Carson Simple stuff that makes you smile * If you recall the Dean Martin show you remember that on each episode when he left the piano and went to the couch to sing he would stop and open the side door. There to his surprise was a celebrity. Could have been […]

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Father Guido Sarducci – 5 Minute University – Hysterical

Father Guido Sarducci  5 Minute University  Hysterical   *   Father Guido Sarducci is a fictional character created by the American comedian Don Novello. Sarducci, a chain-smoking priest with tinted glasses, works in the United States as gossip columnist and rock critic for the Vatican newspaper L’Osservatore Romano (sometimes mentioned as The Vatican Enquirer, a take-off of the tabloid The National Enquirer).     Novello […]

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Annette Funicello on Bandstand singing Dio Mio – 1960 PRICELESS

Annette Funicello on Bandstand singing Dio Mio – 1960 PRICELESS * Annette Funicello on American Bandstand with Dick Clark in 1960 singing Dio Mio. Annette Joanne Funicello (October 22, 1942 – April 8, 2013) was an Italian-American actress and singer. Annette Funicello began her professional career as a child performer at the age of twelve. She rose to prominence […]

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Dean Martin Show – Mystery Voice Contest – Week 2 – Silly Stuff still makes you smile

Dean Martin Show – Mystery Voice Contest – Week 2 – Silly Stuff  makes you smile * Do you remember Dean’s Mystery Voice Contest…..?  The Dean Martin Show, not to be confused with the Dean Martin Variety Show (1959–1960), is a TV variety–comedy series that ran from 1965 to 1974 for 264 episodes. It was broadcast by NBC and hosted by […]

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Dean Martin Show – Mystery Voice Contest – Week 1 – Makes you smile

Dean Martin Show – Mystery Voice Contest – Week 1 – Still makes you smile * Do you remember Dean’s Mystery Voice Contest…..?    The Dean Martin Show, not to be confused with the Dean Martin Variety Show (1959–1960), is a TV variety–comedy series that ran from 1965 to 1974 for 264 episodes. It was broadcast by NBC and hosted by […]

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Annette Funicello and Robin Leach – Interview

Annette Funicello and Robin Leach Interview   * Annette Joanne Funicello (October 22, 1942 – April 8, 2013) was an Italian-American actress and singer. Annette Funicello began her professional career as a child performer at the age of twelve. She rose to prominence as one of the most popular Mouseketeers on the original Mickey Mouse Club. As a teenager, she transitioned to […]

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Dean Martin and Phil Harris – Priceless Stuff

Dean Martin and Phil Harris  Priceless Stuff *   I love this piece with Dean and Phil Harris. This stuff never gets old. My Dad and I used to watch this show every Thursday night at Nine O’Clock. It was our favorite program.   Dean Martin was initially reluctant to do the show, partially because […]

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