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  • Benny Hill Lives!

    Posted by Jonathan on March 4th, 2010 (All posts by )

     

    5 Responses to “Benny Hill Lives!”

    1. Alan K. Henderson Says:

      Always pack a spare.

    2. onparkstreet Says:

      I confess, I don’t “get” Benny Hill. Humor is so personal, isn’t it? Faulty Towers, Ricky Gervais, and Simon Pegg though….love Simon Pegg.

      – Madhu

    3. Jonathan Says:

      :)

    4. Carl from Chicago Says:

      Looks like Dan hitting the speed bag

    5. Craig Says:

      My Dad never cared much for TV. He did enjoy Johnny Carson but made eternal fun of Mom for her love of sit-coms (Petticoat Junction, Dick Van Dyke, etc.).

      But when Benny Hill came on, he was hooked. It became must-see-TV each week. For the first time in my life, I actually saw him laughing over a TV show. At the age of 18, I just didn’t get it; Benny Hill was lame.

      Forty years later, though, I’m starting to understand.