While Bob Newhart would often question whether the world around him was real, Carol Burnett never doubted it. The world is definitely real, it’s just filled with idiots. The Carol Burnett Show was a sketch comedy show like many others at the time, but the talent on it was unique and mostly unmatched. Some of the cast included Tim Conway, Vicki Lawrence, Harvey Korman, and, at different points in the run, Dick van Dyke and Lyle Waggoner. Each of these people was a comedic force to be reckoned with on their own, but together, they basically became the Comedy Beatles. They made parodies out of everything, from politics and films to butchers and mailmen, and almost all of them were dead on. The best, however, is the episode that contains the parody of Gone with the Wind.
This episode belongs in a museum, and, in fact, is already in…
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