Gilda Live

A few months ago Saturday Night Live celebrated its 40th anniversary. The big reunion special was fun, if a bit bloated and rough around the edges. I’m sure there were many younger SNL fans watching the show that night who had never really experienced anything from the show’s early years…when I was a kid. Of…

Mr. Mike’s Mondo Video

Who would’ve though in 1975 when “Saturday Night Live” debuted that it would still be on the air 37 years later? It’s come pretty close to getting cancelled from time to time, but yet the show has endured. One of the show’s original writer’s was Michael O’Donoghue…he even appeared in the show’s debut skit as…

Haunted Honeymoon

One of the greatest comedy films of all time is Mel Brooks’ “Young Frankenstein.”  It’s not only hilarious, but is a loving tribute to the original Frankenstein films.  Of course, an awful lot of credit for the film goes to Gene Wilder, as well.  The movie was his idea, and he co-wrote the film with…