Flagrant Flashback: Camp, Cult Chat Show ‘Decoupage With Summer Caprice’


Once upon a time when human beings could pay attention long enough to read a newspaper and choose their visual stimulation with care as opposed to swiping through hundreds of garbage GIFs, there existed a wonderful form of expression called Public Access Cable. Some could argue that the finest Public Access programs could be viewed…

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Treat Yourself To Bitchy, Witchy ‘Paul Lynde Halloween Special’


By Marilyn Welch Though nonexistent in the reality-TV dominance of today, variety shows were a whoop-di-doo at the advent of television—The Jack Benny Show, The Judy Garland Show, The Toast of the Town (later changed to The Ed Sullivan Show). Then there were “specials” too, like An Evening With Fred Astaire in 1958, and holiday…

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