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Old 24 July 2014, 05:00 AM
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Comment: An article u wrote...
First of all the interview was live on MTV was only shown once and was
done by Kurt loder. It took place in a long white hallway backstage either
at MTV or a venue.. ..
Sadly even though I watched this in disgust at the ripe age of 16 I still
remember it clearly.. What the guy said who called Howard has the story
wrong.. What she said ( I would rather have my children starving and
dying in the streets then to have white people buy and listen to my
music.) What she meant was that shed rather be poor and homeless in the
streets with her children starving then to make money off white people....
P.s. I think the only way to truly know if what I'm saying or what your
saying is correct, would be to speak with Kurt loder. Who was clearly
shocked as they quickly cut to commercial.... Soooo. For the sake of the
truth ..you'd need to speak to Loder....
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Old 08 August 2014, 09:06 PM
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Comment: About your "Pussy Quipped" article. I was looking for that clip
(with Johnny Carson and Zsa Zsa Gabor and the cat)to watch again because,
as a kid it was one of the best laughs my father and I had ever had. It
really did happen. And I believe I also remember seeing in the news she
sued him over that remark and was awarded a monetary judgment. I wonder if
there was also gag order?
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Old 01 October 2014, 07:22 PM
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Comment: You state that Groucho did not say "I love my cigar but I take it
out of my mouth once in a while." He did say it. I saw a rerun of that
show. Please correct your mistake.
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Old 30 October 2014, 05:13 AM
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Comment: In regards to Zsa Zsa and her white cat on the Tonight Show with
Johnny Carson... it happened exactly as mentioned. There are many who say
it didn't happen (especially this site) but my TV set, along with the
millions of others whose TV sets received and displayed it, actually saw
it with our own eyes, so those who are insistent that it didn't happen,
couldn't have been watching, period. It happened, you didn't see it,
doesn't mean it didn't happen, just means you didn't see it 'cause you
went to the frig. for a beer.

I wish this site would stop putting out false information. I no longer
trust this site.
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Old 30 October 2014, 08:16 AM
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So their TV set saw it with their own eyes? I don't think tv's have eyes either the letter writer or anyone elses. And now they want you to frig off or something?
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Old 10 November 2014, 12:50 AM
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Comment: captain pugwash, you say was false...well as a 58 year old woman
who watch the original episode, you are wrong..cant base your info on the
dubbed versions after they got exposed, also my 82 year old mother
remembers listening in horror as we watched it..so I don't trust your
site.
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Old 02 January 2015, 05:39 AM
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Comment: You are wrong about this. Johnny Carson did have Mrs Palmer on
his show the night before a big tournament. I was watching the show, and
he asked if she had any superstitions or anything she did for good luck.
She innocently replied, I kiss his balls. The theater erupted in laughter
and Johnny himself walked off the stage. Poor Mrs Palmer sat there,
mortified, as the laughter continued. As it died down, Johnny poked his
head out between the stage curtains and the laughter resumed. I'll never
forget that show. I am 77 years old and have a good memory. With a little
effort you could find the film.
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Old 15 January 2015, 07:49 PM
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Comment: Your article on John Dillinger's penis surprised me as I actually
saw it in the Smithsonian on the Mall in DC in March of 1966. It was
called the Medical Museum at the time and was filled with with medical
horror. The penis, which was marked at the time as belonging to Dillinger,
was in a plexiglass (or perhaps glass) rectangular canister filled with
liquid and was approximately 3 feet long. The tour of the museum was part
of my Senior High School trip to DC from Steinert HS in Hamilton Township,
NJ (the same high school from whom Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito
graduated). We were in DC from March 16 to 18 of that year. The penis was
the talk of all the girls in our class for years to come. The guys didn't
talk about it as much, but it certainly made an impression.

Other displays included a severed leg infected with elephantiasis and
color photos of burned bodies in airline crashes. As I recall, there was
also a pregnant woman's pelvis showing twin fetuses inside her. Overall,
the museum was more like a high-class carnival side-show.

But it did exist on the southeast corner of the Mall and was gone from
there by the time of my next DC visit in the early 70s. Whether the museum
was actually a part of the Smithsonian or the penis actually belonged to
John Dillinger, I can't say other than that is what we were led to believe
at the time.
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Old 15 January 2015, 08:29 PM
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Quote:
The penis, which was marked at the time as belonging to Dillinger,
was in a plexiglass (or perhaps glass) rectangular canister filled with
liquid and was approximately 3 feet long.
A 3 foot long disembodied penis would be impressive, there's no doubt about that!
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Old 15 January 2015, 09:48 PM
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Comment: You say its false that Arnold Palmer's wife, Winnie, did not say
she kisses her husband's balls for good luck on the Tonight Show with
Johnny Carson and then Johnny's response was that something to the effect
"I bet that makes his putter stand up"? I am 57 and I was watching the
Johnny Carson show that night when it happened. And then the Palmer's
sued Johnny Carson and the Tonight Show for making that comment.
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Old 16 January 2015, 08:27 AM
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Quote:
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A 3 foot long disembodied penis would be impressive, there's no doubt about that!
Is that a Thompson submachine gun in that canister, or are you happy to see me?
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Old 17 January 2015, 01:21 AM
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Quote:
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A 3 foot long disembodied penis would be impressive, there's no doubt about that!
Yeah, how would Dillinger keep it from dragging on the ground.
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Old 20 January 2015, 11:49 PM
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Comment: the posting about the king of denmark never wearing the yellow
star is false. there is newsreel footage, which I have seen, of him on the
balcony of his residence sporting the yellow star.

you should be ashamed.
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Old 12 May 2015, 04:24 AM
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Comment: Regarding the story about Groucho Marx. I was recuperating from
surgery in 1978 or 79 and ended up sleeping most of the day and watching
TV most of the night. On a local Los Angeles channel, I don't remember
which one, there were reruns of YOU BET YOU LIFE every week night. I
definitely remember the dialog and the quote was said while interviewing a
man with a number of kids when he stated he loved his wife. He was stocky
with a European accent.
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Old 28 August 2015, 12:16 AM
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Comment: Comments to "Arnold Palmer's Wife Kisses His Balls for Luck?
article

I'm 57 and remember that episode very clearly and it was replayed on t.v.
several times while the lawsuit was developing. I have repeated the story
through the years because I thought it was so clever and hilarious. My
daughter is currently a patient at Winnie Palmer Hospital and I was
telling her the story and so I looked it up to show her the clip. Although
I couldn't find a clip, there are plenty of personal recollections of the
episode. I was absolutely amazed that Snopes claims it never happened.
Clearly the tape is unavailable as part of the settlement. I will never
again trust Snopes as an accurate source. Your "research" is obviously
limited to what you can currently view and therefore essentially invalid.
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Old 23 December 2015, 01:14 AM
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Comment: Is this true?

"My friends, we live in the greatest nation in the history of the world.
I hope you'll join with me as we try to change it." Barack Obama

Your site stated that this statement was FALSE!

I was watching Obama speak and I heard him make that statement. I can also say the same thing about some other statements I've researched on your site. You are obviously trying to change history, defend the Muslim-in-chief, and at the same time, mislead and betray the American people! Newspapers with lies are at least still good for using in the "outhouse," but your drivel isn't even suitable for that!

I will never believe another word you write, so there is no need for me to ever use your Obama-mouthpiece site again. You are disgustingly anti-American and I hope you soon receive the reward that you so richly deserve!
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Old 30 August 2018, 09:43 PM
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Comment: I read the narrative name "Pussy quipped"; Snopes' answer (False) is plausible, given the lack of proof available. But, this is annoying to those in my age-group, and any who did directly witness this, as I did at the time, in Sioux Falls, SD. I love facts being right and am a fond follower of Snopes; now, because of your conclusion for this incident, I'm less of an admirer. I can believe that the story has taken numerous mysterious paths... as people tend to do. But...

The incident did happen (No Matter HOW, IT GOT AIRED). Also, your reported response by Johnny, to Zsa Zsa, is slightly in error. I was watching this episode; I truly believe she asked the question as she did, as an unintended cultural deficiency). Her "Would you like to pet my..." question was, exactly replied as, "I'd love to; lift up the cat and I'll take a crack at it," followed by the traditional impish Johnny-smile, directed at the audience. Certainly, he assumed the production people wouldn't let it air - you could feel his lack of hesitation and seemed quite pleased at his own quick-wit. Young and impressionable as I was, at the time, one cannot forget a moment like that.

I know it may seem impossible - but, understand, in every industry and every workplace there are people who do not do their jobs 100%. How do scenes like Janet Jackson's wardrobe failure, during Super Bowl 38 half-time entertainment, get aired? If none of the Carson shows were ever live, then just imagine how it could have been missed - and aired... What made it even more memorable to me was, after only about 3 seconds, the TV went blank and did not revert to alternate programming. Us older electronics technicians can describe it as seeing "rastor" (that scratchy sound and no picture - a total white to gray/ black speckled screen) displayed on that channel. Beyond about 10 minutes, I don't know how long that continued, because I turned the channel, but it was apparent the show wasn't coming back on. And nothing replaced it. I can only speculate that it lasted for the remaining time-slot.

Please accept this testimonial only for what it is, an honest accounting without proof of a memorable moment that has lasted my lifetime.
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Old 31 August 2018, 02:12 PM
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I have absolutely no proof, but I'm right and you're wrong - neener, neener!

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