Thursday, November 24, 2011

It’s That Time of Year Again (turkey talk)

Each year since the early Nineties I have hauled out this clip on either the Funhouse TV show or the blog. I caught it on VHS back in the late Eighties, and never fail to be amazed as its time-capsule quality. Jean Shepherd used to muse at length on what future civilizations might find as remnants of America (he was fascinated by what he called our “slob art”). Well, the clip below is what I think should be found.

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To answer Sinatra’s musical question, that is America to me….

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