What came next was 8 minutes of comic brilliance.
On Kevin Pollack's Chat Show guests are invited to do a bad impression of Larry King reveling something embarrassing about himself. Many are very funny, but Gould's amazing comic riff should go down in comedy history. Keep an eye on Kevin as he nearly faints from hilarity.
GQ: Teats Out: An Oral History of the Rise and Fall (and Rise) of "The Dana Carvey Show." "Steve Carell. Stephen Colbert. Louis C.K. Charlie Kaufman. Robert Smigel. Some of comedy's greatest minds got one of their biggest breaks on the short-lived but much-loved "The Dana Carvey Show." Fifteen years later, in this exclusive oral history, the players recount the brief but fertile life of a truly unusual show"
, all eight episodes of which are available on Hulu
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Wow, what a life for Dana Gillespie
. At 14 she was British junior national water-skiing champion. At 15 she was dating
classmate David Bowie
, who taught her guitar
. Had bit parts in movies
by 16. She dated Donovan
for a little while, and Jimmy Page produced and played
on her first album. She went on to a long string of starring roles in London's West End. She has devoted the latter part of her life to the blues
, hosting an annual blues festival on the island of Mustique, recently featuring fellow Mustiquian Mick Jagger. And if all that weren't enough, she has also released several albums in Sanskrit under the moniker Third Man
, devoted to the years she spent living in India. Allah Ho Akhbar
When the Quabbin Reservoir is low, they say a church steeple rises from the water
, a ghostly reminder of the towns submerged by the flooding of the Swift River Valley
Enfield: "The residents of Enfield held a farewell ball
in the town hall for their lost community
Prescott: "The youngest of the four towns and the first to give up its identity
Greenwich: "Where eastern Massachusetts saw four luckless, shabby towns, the residents saw a home
Dana: "The Rabbit Run was used by school children. It was the only means of getting to daily classes
at Athol High School"
'I had one guy in here who swore he remembered being a little kid on a boat with his dad, paddling around the steeple,
"... He tries to set such visitors straight, but 'you can't just tell people they're crazy.