Jan 012020
 

Our best wishes to you for a healthy and rewarding 2020.

  • Amos ‘n’ Andy: 
  • Susan Wong: 
  • The Jack Benny Program: 
  • Mary Hopkin: 
  • Ellery Queen: The Adventure of Auld Lang Syne.
  • The Beach Boys: 

Happy New Year from johnny dollar’s place!

Dec 252019
 

frebergEvery year on this day we present Stan Freberg’s enduring Christmas parable. Produced well over 50 years ago, its message remains relevant in the 21st Century:

  • Stan Freberg: Green Chri$tma$       album

Classic Christmas radio broadcasts:

  • Richard Diamond, Private Detective: A Christmas Carol  
  • The Saint: 19 Santa Clauses  
  • Amos ‘n’ Andy: The Christmas Show  
  • Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar: The Carmen Kringle Matter  
  • Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar: The Red Mystery Matter   listen

Classic Christmas television episodes:

  • Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet: Busy Christmas  
  • The Hollywood Palace: Bing Crosby Christmas Show  
  • The Andy Griffith Show: Christmas Story  
  • Newhart: No Room at the Inn  
  • Dragnet 1968: The Christmas Story 
  • Night Gallery: The Messiah on Mott Street   watch
  • Roswell: A Roswell Christmas Carol  

Classic Christmas movies:

  • Babes in Toyland (March of the Wooden Soldiers) 
  • Christmas Story  amazon  iTunes
  • The Lemon Drop Kid  
  • Home Alone  amazon  iTunes
  • Miracle on 34th Street (1947)  amazon  iTunes
  • Miracle on 34th Street (1994)  amazon  iTunes

Sounds of the season:

  • David Ian and Acacia: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas      album
  • Linda Ronstadt: I’ll Be Home for Christmas    album
  • Vince Guaraldi: Christmastime Is Here      album
  • Boston Pops Orchestra and Chorus: Star of Bethlehem  
  • Crystal LewisO Holy Night      album

Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah from johnny dollar’s place.

Nov 282019
 

Happy Thanksgiving from johnny dollar’s place!

  • Stan Freberg:
  • Lux Radio Theater: Miracle on 34th Street.
  • ‘Oh, the humanity!’: The story behind the story.
  • Newhart:
  • Daniel Krauthammer: Lessons my father taught me.
A Thanksgiving message from Johnny Dollar:

 

Nov 112019
 
Best wishes from J$P for a happy Veterans Day.
 

Aug 132019
 

  • The Five: Chris Cuomo’s at ‘Fredo’ heckler.
  • Monday numbers: Hannity-Steyn (Tuck)-Chaffetz (Laura) 1-2-3.
  • The Mirror: Chris Cuomo, Tomi, Mollie Hemingway, et al.
  • CNN anchor erupts: ‘I’ll f-ing throw you down these stairs!’
  • Flashback: When Chris Cuomo had no problem with ‘Fredo’.
  • Davis: ‘No network has less moral standing‘ in this than CNN.
  • CNN exec: Eric and Don ‘dumb brothers‘.  Weekend numbers.
  • Hannity video: Joe Concha discusses and The Hunt.
  • The Fox News anchor who’s beating her broadcast competition.

Updated 6:33 pm  Use our valuable bandwidth to post your cable news comments in today’s open thread.

Jul 042019
 
Best wishes from J$P for a and fourth of July.

Apr 212019
 
From our place to yours, best wishes for a blessed Passover, and for a joyous and Easter!

 

Jan 012019
 

Our best wishes to you for a healthy and rewarding 2019.

  • The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: 
  • The Jack Benny Program: 
  • Ellery Queen: The Adventure of Auld Lang Syne.

Happy New Year from johnny dollar’s place!

Nov 222018
 

Happy Thanksgiving from johnny dollar’s place!

  • Stan Freberg:
  • Bob Newhart:
  • Dragnet:
  • WKRP in Cincinnati:
  • Tom Shillue: The best (and worst) Thanksgiving side dishes.
  • Daniel Krauthammer: Lessons my father taught me.
  • Audio: A Thanksgiving message from Johnny Dollar:

 

 

Jul 042018
 
Best wishes from J$P for a and fourth of July.
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Apr 012018
 
From our place to yours, best wishes for a blessed Passover, and for a and Easter!


Dec 252017
 

frebergEvery year on this day we present Stan Freberg’s enduring Christmas parable. Produced well over a half century ago, its message remains timeless:

  • Stan Freberg: Green Chri$tma$       album

Classic Christmas radio broadcasts:

  • Lights Out: Uninhabited  
  • The New Adventures of Nero Wolfe: The Case of the Slaughtered Santas  
  • Lux Radio Theater: Miracle on 34th Street  
  • Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar: The Red Mystery Matter  

Classic Christmas television episodes:

  • Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet: Busy Christmas  
  • Dragnet 1968: The Christmas Story  
  • Newhart: No Room at the Inn  
  • Night Gallery: The Messiah on Mott Street 
  • Christmas in Washington (1989): Highlights with President and Mrs Bush, Olivia Newton-John, Diahann Carroll, Vic Damone, et al  

Classic Christmas movies:

  • Babes in Toyland (March of the Wooden Soldiers) 
  • Christmas Story  amazon  iTunes
  • The Lemon Drop Kid  
  • Home Alone  amazon  iTunes
  • Miracle on 34th Street (1947)  amazon  iTunes
  • Miracle on 34th Street (1994)  amazon  iTunes

Sounds of the season:

  • David Ian & Acacia: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas     album
  • George Shearing: God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen      album
  • Vince Guaraldi: Christmastime Is Here    album
  • Katherine McPhee: Jingle Bells     album
  • Crystal LewisO Holy Night    album

Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah from johnny dollar’s place.

Nov 232017
 

Happy Thanksgiving from johnny dollar’s place!

  • Stan Freberg: The Thanksgiving Story
  • Lux Radio Theater: Miracle on 34th Street
  • Newhart:
  • Father Knows Best: Thanksgiving Day
  • WKRP in Cincinnati:
  • Audio: A Thanksgiving message from Johnny Dollar:

 

Aug 182017
 
Jul 042017
 
Best wishes from J$P for a and fourth. And don’t forget


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