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Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Tunes Into TVby Bathroom Readers
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What does Homer Simpson call friend mother secret lover?” Television, you meathead! Here comes your wacky neighbor Uncle John to present TV the way only he can. From test patterns to Top Chef, from My Three Sons to Mad Men, as well as TV news, advertising, scandals, sitcoms, dramas, reality shows, and yadda yadda yadda, Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Tunes into TV is dy-no-mite!” Read about
Gilligans seven deadly sins
The inside story of TVs first commercial
What goes on behind the scenes of Jeopardy!
The most incredibly bizarre shows from around the world
Why Gene Roddenberry tried to beam the original Star Trek cast into space
What reality show producers dont want you to know
How the King of Late Night crushed his competition
What really went down on the island of LOST
Unexpected sitcom fatalities
TVs greatest chimps
And much, much more!
What does Homer Simpson call friend mother secret lover?” Television, you meathead. Here comes your wacky neighbor Uncle John to present TV the only way he can. From test patterns to Top Chef, from My Three Sons to Mad Men, TV news, advertising, scandals, sitcoms, dramas, reality shows, yadda yadda yadda, Uncle Johns Bathroom Reader Tunes into TV is dy-no-mite!” Read about Lucille Balls only flop; Talk Show Wars: the long list of talk-show hosts who took on Johnny Carson and failed; TV firsts—the first commercial (Bulova Watch), the first exposed belly button (Gidget), and the first toilet in primetime (Leave it to Beaver); House of Michael Jacksons (a bunch of Jackson impersonators living in a house together) and other unsold reality shows; and much more!
About the Author
The Bathroom Readers' Institute is a tight-knit group of loyal and skilled writers, researchers, and editors who have been working as a team for years. The BRI understands the habits of a very special market—Throne Sitters—and devotes itself to providing amazing facts and conversation pieces.
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