Comedy.

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BB0537 Stealing in TV comedy / Will Jordan ; interviewed by Colin Edwards.

Discussion of plagerism among television comedy writers.

KPFA, 31 Jan. 1969.
BB4521 Bits and ballots / Pat Paulson.

Political satire on the state of American government.

KPFK, 4 June 1968.
BB4681 Pat Paulson $.89 testimonial dinner / introduction by Carl Reiner.

Comedian's Presidential campaign fund-raising dinner.|PAT PAULSON'S $.89 TESTIMONIAL...

KPFK, 16 Sept. 1968.
BB5006 Teevee comedy panel / Groucho Marx and Steve Allen.

Two comedians discuss television humor.|TEEVEE COMEDY PANEL / Groucho Marx and Steve Allen...

KPFK, 1961.
BB5086 Peter Sellers and Carl Reiner.

Three comedy presentations.|PETER SELLERS AND CARL REINER...

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pt.1. Mahareshi Givit-Takit-Hush (17 min.) -- pt.2. Napoleon gloss (12 min.) -- pt.3. Michelle...

KPFK, 24 Mar. 1971.
BB5293 Humor on the right / Tom Anderson.

Satirical discussion.|HUMOR ON THE RIGHT / Tom Anderson...

KPFK, 3 Apr. 1964.
BC1816 An Evening with Dick Gregory and politics.

Performance by comedian.

KPFA, June 1974.
KZ0212 Seven words you can never say on television / George Carlin ; recorded by Roy Tuckman.

Comedy routine which challenges FCC obscenity regulations.

KPFK, 1977?
KZ0235 The Bob Hope show.

Rebroadcast of show to entertain servicemen overseas: Jane Russell, Hans Conried, and Bob Hope...

KPFK, June, 1977.
KZ0237 Model son.

Family situation comedy starring William Bendix.

KPFK, June, 1977.
KZ0607 Analysis of satire / by Stan Freeberg.

Comical explanation of the meaning of satire.|ANALYSIS OF SATIRE / Stan Freberg| produced by...

KPFK, Mar. 15, 1979.
KZ0640 Charlie McCarthy.

Comedy show.

KPFK, 1978?
KZ0651 Radio free oz, no. 21 / with Peter Bergman et al.

Comedy and music program celebrating New Years.|FADIO FREE OZ, NO. 21 / with Peter Bergman et al...

KPFK, Jan. 3, 1979.
KZ0681 Fibber McGee and Molly : 15th anniversary special.

Comedy.

KPFK, July, 1978.
KZ0769 The Meaning of life / Mal Sharpe ; interviewed by Anita Frankel.

The comedian asks people for their meaning in life and records their responses.

KPFK, Oct. 26, 1970.
KZ0864 A Fireside chat with the Firesign Theatre / Phil Proctor and David Ossman ; interviewed by Anita Frankel.

Two members discuss the origins, current work, and the future of the comedy group. Album cuts...

KPFK, Feb. 22, 1980.
KZ0996 WACs in khaki / by Mary Steelsmith. Molecular Bikeology / by Bill Lynch ; directed by Guy Giarizzo and Paul Vangelisti ; produced by Paul Vangelisti.

Performance of two short comedies.

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KZ1278 Atomic bomb, gasoline comedy songs / collected by Glen Gordon.

Songs and a monologue satirizing nuclear warfare and the gasoline crisis.

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Love that bomb -- Wild west is where I want to be / Tom Lehrer -- So long mom / Tom Lehrer -- Dr...

KPFK, 1975?
SZ0035 I did not take the oath I've just taken / produced by Ed Herrmann.

Parody on an inaugural address by a famous American movie star.

KOPN, Jan. 21, 1981.
SZ0484.01-.02 The Spud Goodman show / produced by Bruce Walkup.

Talk show parody which satirizes contemporary institutions at the same time as it pokes fun at...

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SZ0485 Spud Goodman station promo / produced by Bruce Walkup.

Promotional tape to sell the series to individual radio stations. For series, see SZ0484.01-.02...

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SZ0495.11 The Underseen world of Claude Jateau : the river of angels / by Sleight of Mind.

Ongoing weekly program which introduces the work of leading performance artists, playwrights,...

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Satire of long-running Jacques Cousteau documentaries. Claude Jateau and a group of scientists...

Satellite, 1989
SZ0495.12 The Underseen world of Claude Jateau : a trick of perspective / by Sleight of Mind.

Ongoing weekly program which introduces the work of leading performance artists, playwrights,...

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Satire of long-running Jacques Cousteau documentaries. Jateau develops a shrinking gas, reducing...

Satellite, 1989
SZ0495.29 Proposition four / William Marlock.

Ongoing weekly program which introduces the work of leading performance artists, playwrights,...

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A look into the year 2004, following the draining of San Francisco harbor for a theme park. The...

Satellite, 1989
SZ0509.01 In the beginning ... / by Micheal Taylor ; produced by Peter Bakely, Harris Deutsch, Sheila Gerber and Micheal Taylor.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon a new interpretation of the first three...

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SZ0509.02 The Polly Esther show / written and produced by Peter Bakely, Harris Deutsch, Sheila Gerber and Micheal Taylor.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon talk show hostess, Polly Esther, who...

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SZ0509.03 Ready or not / written and produced by Sheila Gerber and Michael Wagner ; produced by Peter Bakely, Harris Deutsch, Sheila Gerber and Micheal Taylor.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon the adventures of Spy Extraordinare Greg...

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SZ0509.04 The Gun also rises / written by Peter Bakely ; produced by Peter Bakely, Harris Deutsch, Sheila Gerber and Micheal Taylor.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon the continuing adventures of spy Greg Caliber...

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SZ0509.05 The Big broadcast of 1989 / by Micheal Taylor ; produced by Peter Bakely, Harris Deutsch, Sheila Gerber and Micheal Taylor.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon a war between commercial and public radio....

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SZ0509.06 Into the fast lane / by Harris Deutsch, Sheila Gerber and Michael Wagner.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon Harris who, while writing an episode for...

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SZ0509.07 Revolution / by Micheal Taylor.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon Zombo, who is vacationing in the slavic land...

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SZ0509.08 Your bunny or your life / by Michael Wagner and Wheila Gerber.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon the evil Doctor Adolph Hansen, and his...

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SZ0509.09 The Barry Pimento show / by Peter Bakely.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon the disappearance of the Vice President, and...

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SZ0509.10 Damn it to hell / by Micheal Taylor.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon a heated argument between Harris and Pete,...

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SZ0509.11 A Couple of points of light / by Sheila Gerber and Michael Wagner.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon|A COUPLE OF POINTS OF LIGHT / by Sheila...

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SZ0509.12 When puppets dream / by Harris Deutsch.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon how a bump on the head transports Harris and...

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SZ0509.13 Cowtown / by Peter Bakely.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon the story of a small town Idaho girl who...

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SZ0509.14 Caliber wrecks / by Sheila Gerber and Michael Wagner.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon the hapless Greg Caliber, who is thrust into...

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SZ0509.15 Something mighty queer in the loch / by Micheal Taylor.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon the Greenwich Mean Time crew's vacation...

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SZ0509.16 A Pimento grows in Riverside / by Peter Bakley ; produced by Peter Bakely, Harris Deutsch, Sheila Gerber and Micheal Taylor.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon the evil Dr. Hansen and Pamento, who attempt...

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SZ0509.17 The Framing of the crude / produced by Peter Bakely, Harris Deutsch, Sheila Gerber and Micheal Taylor.

Satirical comedy series. This episode focuses upon the life of poor Baptista. He has two...

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SZ0533.06 Phyllis Marks : West Virginia storyteller / produced by Rachel Goodman.

Thirteen part series focusing on the pioneering females of country and old time music. Each...

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This program features Phyllis' two classic humorous stories, "The Spittin'...

Satellite, Apr. 1990.
SZ0714 The Imagination workshop : a 1992 comedy special / produced by Darrell Brogdon.

A one-hour comedy special by the award-winning comedy troupe, The Imagination Workshop. The show...

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Dan Quayle spelling bee (4:04) -- Return of Ronald Reagan (3:55) -- 200 flushes denture cleaner...

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WZ0184 Reagan talks!

Humorous montage of Reagan's speeches.

WPFW, 1980?
CSVComedy.