Sunday, October 21, 2007

If It Was 45 Years Ago, We'd Be Watching This on Ed Sullivan

Before 60 Minutes was standard Sunday night viewing (or ER on Thursdays), The Ed Sullivan Show was how families across America got ready for a new week of work and school. Every Sunday night between 8:00-9:00 p.m., families gathered around a television set in their living room to watch acts like this one:

Raymond Crowe, Unusualist

"The surest sign of age: Yearning for simpler times."

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