Bringing their trademark slapstick, puns and gimmicks to the small screen, 'The Abbott and Costello Show' features Bud Abbott and Lou Costello as out-of-work actors and roommates staying at Mr. Field's Hollywood boarding house. Joined by an off-the-wall supporting cast, such as dimwitted policeman Mike Kelly (Gordon Jones) and bratty child Stinky (Joe Besser), Abbott and Costello encapsulate their classic burlesque routines in a loosely plotted television format.
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Lou damages Mrs. Crumbcake's waterpail and she drags him into court claiming .79 cents in damages. In jail, Lou's crazed cellmate becomes enraged whenever he hears "Niagara Falls."
When Lou gets a toothache he attempts to get arrested so he can receive free treatment while incarcerated.
Bud and Lou find jobs in Fields' drugstore and nearly wreck the place. This episode opens with the famous "Jonah and the Whale" routine.
Lou attempts to impress Hillary and her father with his musical abilities. While pretending to perform, Bud falls asleep and ruins the scheme.
Bud and Lou head off to the Biltmore Hotel near Phoenix for a vacation. "Hertz U-Drive" and the "Pack-Unpack" routines are performed.
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Try to guess the classic series from one picture from the credits roll.
Clock in to this quiz to guess the 9 to 5 job of your favorite TV characters.
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We bet we can tell which TV character best matches your personality.
We give you one frame, you have to guess the show. Good luck!
Let's see if we can find it out based on 10 simple questions.
We show you a picture of TV children. You name their daddy.
Show us how much you know about your favorite TV stars. Can you spot the lie among the truths?
Remember when there were only three TV networks to choose from?
Do you remember what came after the closing credits?
Does Andy, Gilligan, or Lucy have the higher rating?
Is your mom more like a Carol Brady or Thelma Harper?
How well do you pay attention to your favorite TV shows?
Are you more of a Fonzie, Hawkeye, Marcia or Kojak?
Do you know which series finales had the higher ratings? The answers may surprise you!
Who appeared more on your favorite TV shows? The answers may surprise you!
Do you remember where your favorite TV families lived?
Can you guess which show premiered first?
The stars have aligned to tell you which '60s TV character you resemble the most.
Do you know which show has an episode titled, "The Prince of Tomato Juice?"
You never really know how tall a celebrity is until you see them in person. Since we don't have that opportunity, we've made this quiz to figure out how tall our favorite actors are. We give you two actors, and you guess which one towers over the other. Will you measure up to our high expectations? Take the quiz and find out.
We give you two shows, you guess which one lasted more seasons. Some of these iconic shows definitely should have lasted longer.
Which show featured a murder that involved a kleptomaniac gorilla?
We show you a letter 'B' from a title screen. You name the television series. Easy!
We show you a letter 'A' from a title screen. You name the television series. Easy!
We give you two shows, you guess which one had the higher ratings.
Valentine's Day is right around the corner! Find out which classic TV couple you and your partner are most like.
It might be harder than you think to guess the show based on one shot of its opening credits.
Try and fill in the blank on these memorable sayings from favorite television shows. Using pictures only.
Can you spot the classic television series by the Santas, trees and decorations on these screens?
We show you a spread of food. You name the television series. Try not to play on an empty stomach.
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You might be surprised to see which ones were on top.
Which television actor is from your state?
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Why was it that actors in ape suits used to pop up all over television?
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The pint-sized versions of these classic TV sets almost look too good to be true.
Try to inject some of this boss vocabulary into your everyday conversations.
Mayberry, Metropolis and 'Star Trek' have a lot more in common than you think.
Do you remember these top TV moments of the '70s?
What would be the opposite name for your favorite TV show?
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