We’ve lost a television icon. Merv Griffin beat cancer the first time, but lost the second battle. Griffin, who created Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy!, also hosted his own long-running talk show years ago.
This got me to thinking about how talk shows have changed over the years…and not for the better. And that brings me to this week’s topic.
But first, Jude, of “My Way” was first to play last week. Congratulations, Jude!
On to this week’s question!
THIS WEEK’S QUESTION: Name seven of the worst talk shows (past or present) you’ve seen.
Either answer the question in a comment or answer it in your journal and include the link in a comment. (To be considered “first to play,” a link must be to the specific entry in which you answered the question.)
1. The Jerry Springer Show
2. The Howard Stern Show
3. Late Night with Conan O’Brien
5. Jenny Jones
6. The Martin Short Show
7. The Magic Hour
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