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Now That was Entertainment

Richard Burton was uncertain if Liz Taylor cried Fred Astaire liked Ginger Rogers' graceful derriere Ricky Ricardo said 'I Love Lucy' Those two had a ball Superman or 'Mr. Kent' for Lois Lane was never meant Archie Bunker loved fawning Edith despite her awkward clunkers Mister Ed had fun with W-I-L-B-U-R playing mind games with his head Dobie Gillis dreamed of girls pity, he had no pearls Dick Van Dyke was never sure 'bout Mary Tyler Moore Julie Andrews stole his heart in Mary Poppins' part Old George Burns wife was spacy ~ 'Say Goodnight, Gracie!'

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Date: 6/26/2021 7:19:00 PM
Oh My Gosh! I wish I had your talent. This poem is wonderful. I forgot about some of those shows and dating myself to say I remember them (: Was there anyone as smooth as Fred Astaire? I'm going to rent Mary Poppins now. I loved the opening to Dick Van Dyke's show. Remember how he tripped on the stairs as the program started? Mary Tyler Moore lived near me in Ct. TV isn't worth turning on now. AWW in the words of Archie Bunker's song, "Those were the days"
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Date: 6/24/2021 6:29:00 PM
Cute. Filled with memories.
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Date: 6/24/2021 5:59:00 PM
Hello Gershon … those were the days when some of these shows kept me home and off the streets. Nowadays; very few would - thank you Gershon - Lindsay
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Date: 6/24/2021 9:05:00 AM
Wow, you've summed up all the shows I remember from long ago and loved so much. Goodnight, Gershon!
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