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>> the following is a paid program. the opinions and views expressed do not reflect those of bloomberg lp, its affiliates, or its employees. ♪ >> the following is a paid advertisement from time-life. these are the country hits we remember, played on jukeboxes across america. >> ♪ and when we get behind closed doors ♪ >> ♪ i am a lineman for the county and i drive the main road ♪ >> ♪ and she believes in me
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i'll never know just what she sees in me ♪ >> from glen campbell to kenny rogers. from patsy cline to george jones. presenting the country to jukebox collection. >> ♪ looking for love in all the wrong places looking for love in too many places searching your eyes, looking for traces of what i'm dreaming of ♪ johnny: hi, everybody. i'm johnny lee. you know, music has taken me all over our great country. and in every honky-tonk and every diner along the interstate, there was always an old jukebox, just like this one, playing classic country tunes. >> ♪ hello, darling nice to see you it's been a long time you're just as lovely as you used to be ♪
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>> ♪ i can't stop loving you so i've made up my mind ♪ johnny: over the years, country singers have given us so many unforgettable songs. it was always such a thrill to drop a quarter in an old jukebox, and play one of your favorites. >> ♪ please help me, i am falling in love with you ♪ >> ♪ and i will always love you ♪ johnny: i have so many great country songs to share with you. but first, i'd like to introduce my cohost, katie cook. hi, katie. katie: hi, johnny. so good to see you. you know, "looking for love" is one of my favorite songs to hear on the jukebox. johnny: thank you, katie. it was certainly a lot of fun to hear my song being played. but it was even better when i could play some of those
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all-time classic hits. >> ♪ lay your head upon my pillow ♪ >> ♪ you were always on my mind you were always on my mind ♪ katie: and those classic hits really spoke to us. johnny: i know. and that's what makes a country song so good. they tell stories about life and about love, and they tell it like it is. >> ♪ hello, walls. how'd things go for you today? ♪ >> ♪ young love, first love filled with true devotion ♪ katie: with her beautiful voice, patsy cline gave us so many incredible songs. johnny: and it always felt special to hear her amazing
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voice coming out of the jukebox. >> ♪ i fall to pieces johnny: just like this great old jukebox, the country jukebox collection includes all the true legends. patsy cline, ray price, conway twitty, dolly parton, marty robbins. katie: and of course, george jones. >> ♪ he stopped loving her today and placed a wreath upon his door ♪ johnny: so sit back and relax. katie: as we share with you the country jukebox collection, four decades of classic country memories. ♪ announcer: presenting the country jukebox collection, with your hosts johnny lee and katie cook. >> ♪ don't worry about me it's all over now ♪
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katie: country music has given us some of the most enduring artists and songs. johnny: including this one by the greatest country star of them all, hank williams. >> ♪ somebody else stood by your side and he looks so satisfied i can't help it if i am still in love with you ♪ >> ♪ i am sending you a big bouquet of roses ♪ >> ♪ always late with your kisses ♪ >> ♪ please release me, let me go i don't love you anymore ♪ johnny: you know, katie, some of my favorite country songs tell stories. katie: and one of the best storytellers was marty robbins. >> ♪ out in the west texas town
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of el paso i fell in love with a mexican girl ♪ >> ♪ i keep the ends out for the tie that binds, because you are mine, i walk the line ♪ katie: you know, jukeboxes were not just there to play the hits. johnny: i know. it was always nice when you could find just the right song for that special someone. >> ♪ you are my special angel sent from up above ♪ >> ♪ i'm sorry, so sorry please accept my apology ♪ >> ♪ dream, dream, dream, dream >> ♪ i want you, i need you
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i love you with all my heart ♪ johnny: great country singers can melt our hearts, just with their voices. >> ♪ four walls to hear me four walls to see ♪ >> ♪ make the world go away and get it off my shoulders ♪ >> ♪ see the tree, how big it has grown but friend, it hasn't been too long it wasn't big ♪ >> ♪ don't say no it's the end of the world 'cause you don't love me anymore ♪ katie: country's greatest songs pull at your heartstrings.
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johnny: that's because country songs are about real life, real love and real people. >> ♪ but in time you'll understand, dear when you shed a tear then you'll know that you were living in your tender years ♪ >> ♪ sweet dreams of you katie: now imagine 151 of the greatest country songs ever, all together in one unbelievable collection. johnny: you know, it is like having your own personal jukebox. four decades of classics, the absolute best of the best. katie: that is the country jukebox collection. and getting it is as easy as picking up the phone. ♪ johnny: these are the country hits we remember, played on jukeboxes across america.
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presenting the country jukebox collection. >> ♪ i can't stop loving you so i've made up my mind ♪ johnny: you will hear 151 classic songs, four decades of the greatest country songs of all-time. >> ♪ i beg your pardon i never promised you a rose garden ♪ >> ♪ together again my tears have stopped falling ♪ johnny: folks, if you love country music, you have to have this collection. you'll hear all your favorite stars. george jones. ray price. jim reeves. marty robbins. conway twitty. buck owens. patsy cline. >> ♪ i fall to pieces johnny: elvis presley. >> ♪ love me tender love me sweet never let me go ♪ johnny: all the hits on the
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country jukebox collection have been remastered, and they sound better than ever. >> ♪ by the time i get to phoenix she'll be rising ♪ >> ♪ put your sweet lips a little closer to the phone ♪ johnny: don't waste your time trying to find all these songs, or downloading them on the internet. we've done all the work for you. >> ♪ though you broke my heart though we're far apart ♪ announcer: you could spend hours of time and hundreds of dollars trying to get all these hits. but call now, and get the entire country jukebox collection on nine cds, for just five payments of $29.99 each. that is less than one dollar a song. >> ♪ stand by your man give him two arms to cling to ♪ announcer: but that is not all. order in the next 18 minutes and get a free bonus album. 1980's love songs.
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>> ♪ could i have this dance for the rest of my life? ♪ announcer: 18 number-one hits. >> ♪ and i will always love you ♪ announcer: that's a total of 10 cd's. 151 hits for the best country music collection ever. >> ♪ you fill up my senses like a night in a forest ♪ announcer: but wait, there's more. order now and get free shipping and handling. that's a savings of nearly $17. >> ♪ and don't it make my brown eyes don't it make my brown eyes don't it make
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my brown eyes blue ♪ announcer: and remember, if the country jukebox collection isn't the best collection you have ever heard, just send it back and we will refund your purchase price, no questions asked. >> ♪ you want a man with the slow hand you want a lover with an easy touch ♪ announcer: get country jukebox, plus your free bonus cd of 1980's love songs, and free shipping and handling. that is a total savings of $31.98. this collection is only available from time-life, so don't wait. order now. >> ♪ galveston, oh galveston i still hear your sea winds blowing ♪ johnny: welcome back to the country jukebox collection. katie: you know, sometimes you need to hear a good old song of heartbreak, as only a country singer can deliver. >> ♪ is it really over? is it the end of the line? ♪ >> ♪ since you've gone
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the stars in the sky ♪ >> ♪ what's he doing in my world? what's he doing holding my world? ♪ >> ♪ today i started loving you again ♪ >> ♪ just because i rang her number by mistake today she thinks i still care ♪ johnny: katie, country music was not afraid to address some real-life issues. katie: you must be thinking about those classic country cheating songs. >> ♪ just walk on by wait on the corner ♪
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>> ♪ don't let me cross over love's cheating line ♪ >> ♪ love is a burning flame and it makes a fiery ring ♪ >> ♪ i can't get over how she set me free oh, lonesome me ♪ johnny: we also can't forget about those great duets. katie: because when the right artists sing together, magic happens. >> ♪ if i was a carpenter and you were a lady, would you marry me anyway would you have my baby? ♪ >> ♪ if you were carpenter and i were a lady >> ♪ love is where you find it when you find no love at home and there's nothing cold as ashes
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after the fire is gone ♪ >> ♪ when they ask who's in the picture with me i say just someone i used to know ♪ katie: you know, in any great jukebox, you would always find hits from the queens of country music. johnny: oh yeah, like dolly parton, tammy wynette and loretta lynn. >> ♪ and love is the foundation we lean on ♪ >> but when he loves me ♪ ♪ he really loves me he loves me all the way ♪ >> ♪ i beg your pardon i never promised you a rose garden ♪ johnny: this collection has everything you could want.
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katie: including those songs to help make you through the tough times. >> ♪ take the ribbon from my hair shake it loose and let it fall ♪ >> ♪ and i was almost persuaded to strip myself of my pride ♪ >> ♪ she's the foundation i lean on my woman, my woman, my wife ♪ katie: wow, those are some incredible songs. they are all about romance and passion, and performed the way only country artists could deliver. johnny: that's about as real as it gets. we tell stories. we talk about life and all that goes with it, and like a classic country jukebox, this collection
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brings you one great song after another. >> ♪ hello, darling nice to see you it's been a long time you're just as lovely as you used to be ♪ >> ♪ lady, i am your knight in shining armor and i love you ♪ katie: this is unbelievable. there has never been anything like it. four decades of hits all together for the first time. johnny: folks, don't miss out on the opportunity to own the biggest and the best collection of country songs ever. katie: call the number on your screen, and listen to the country jukebox collection at home. if you don't absolutely love it, we will refund every penny of your purchase price, no questions asked. ♪ announcer: these are the country hits we remember. played on jukeboxes across america. presenting the country jukebox
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collection. >> ♪ please help me i am falling in love with you ♪ >> ♪ to hold somebody new announcer: you'll hear 151 classic songs. four decades of the greatest country songs of all time. >> ♪ your cheating heart will make you weak ♪ announcer: you'll hear all your favorite stars. patsy cline, ray price, jim reeves, marty robbins, conway twitty, buck owens, george jones. >> ♪ walk through this world with me go where i go ♪ >> ♪ you were always on my mind you were always on my mind ♪
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>> ♪ are you lonesome tonight? do you miss me tonight? ♪ announcer: all the hits in the country jukebox collection have been digitally remastered for studio-perfect sound. >> ♪ i am a lineman for the county and i drive the main roads ♪ announcer: you will also get complete liner notes, with photos and stories about the artists. >> ♪ young love, first love, held with true devotion ♪ >> ♪ i keep the ends out for the tie that binds because you're mine, i walk the line ♪ announcer: you could spend hours of time and hundreds of dollars trying to get these hits. but call now, and get the entire country jukebox collection on
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nine cds for five payments of $29.99. that's less than one dollar per song. >> ♪ and when we get behind closed doors when she lets her hair hang down ♪ announcer: but that is not all. order in the next 10 minutes and get a free bonus album, 1980's love songs. >> ♪ real love not infatuation real love ♪ announcer: 18 number-one hits. >> ♪ mama, he's crazy over me ♪ announcer: that's a total of 10 cd's, 151 hits, for the best country music collection ever. >> ♪ oh baby, i'm going to love you forever forever and ever, amen ♪ announcer: but wait, there's
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more. order now and get free shipping and handling. that's a savings of nearly $17. >> ♪ there's no way i could make it without you there's no way that i'd even try ♪ announcer: and remember, if the country jukebox collection is not the best collection you have ever heard, just send it back and we will refund your full purchase price, no questions asked. >> ♪ looking for love in all the wrong places looking for love in too many faces ♪ announcer: get country jukebox, plus your free bonus cd of 80's love songs, and free shipping and handling. that's a total savings of $31.98. this collection is only available from time-life. so don't wait. order now. katie: great country jukeboxes were always filled with love songs. johnny: i know. i've always enjoyed singing love
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songs, but not all of them have happy endings. >> ♪ if loving you is wrong i don't want to be right ♪ >> ♪ and i will be there before the next teardrop falls ♪ katie: johnny, let's not forget that country music also has its sexy side. >> ♪ easy loving ♪ so sexy looking >> ♪ you've got to kiss an angel good morning and let her know you think about her when you're gone ♪ katie: and you know, country music also has its soft and sweet side. >> ♪ but i believe in love i believe in babies ♪ >> ♪ georgia, georgia, the whole day through ♪ johnny: you know, seeing these old jukeboxes, hearing these old
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songs, brings back so many so many memories of special moments and feelings and people in our lives. >> ♪ you fill up my senses like night in a forest ♪ >> ♪ i am going back some day come what may, to blue bayou ♪ >> ♪ and she believes in me i'll never know just what she sees in me ♪ johnny: i'll tell you, country songs are unlike any other kind of songs. katie: yeah, every song, every artist hits you right between your eyes, and in your heart. >> ♪ he stopped loving her today and placed a wreath upon his door ♪ johnny: these old jukeboxes have taken us on an unbelievable journey through country music.
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we have heard songs about loving, leaving, kissing, cheating, hurting, and everything in between. katie: and all of country music's legends are here, performing their greatest hits. johnny: the country jukebox collection brings you four decades of the greatest country songs ever. it's simply the best country music collection i have ever seen. >> ♪ i don't want to break up ♪ i know it can't be fun ♪ johnny: but don't go looking for this country jukebox collection in all the wrong places, because it is only available through this offer. katie: listen to it in your home. if it is not the best collection you have ever owned, simply send it back and we will refund your money, no questions asked. johnny: so don't wait. call now. ♪ these are the country hits we remember, played on jukeboxes across america. presenting the country jukebox collection. >> ♪ i can't stop loving you
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so i've made up my mind ♪ >> ♪ make the world go away and get it off my shoulders ♪ johnny: you'll hear 151 classic songs. four decades of the greatest country songs of all time. >> ♪ don't worry about me it's all over now ♪ >> together again ♪ my tears have stopped falling ♪ johnny: folks, if you love country music, you have to have this collection. you'll hear all your favorite stars. ray price, jim reeves, marty robbins, conway twitty, buck owens, patsy cline, george jones. >> ♪ walk through this world with me go where i go ♪
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johnny: elvis presley. >> ♪ love me tender, love me sweet never let me go ♪ johnny: all the hits on the country jukebox collection have been remastered, and they sound better than ever. >> ♪ i've got your picture she's got you ♪ >> ♪ though you broke my heart though we're far apart ♪ johnny: don't waste your time trying to find all these songs, or downloading them on the internet. we've done all the work for you. >> ♪ by the time i get to phoenix she'll be rising ♪ announcer: you could spend hours of time and hundreds of dollars
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trying to get all these hits. but call now, and get the entire country jukebox collection on nine cd's, for just five easy payments of $29.99. that's less than one dollar per song. >> ♪ stand by your man give him two arms to cling to ♪ announcer: but that's not all. order in the next two minutes and get a free bonus album, 80's love songs. >> ♪ could i have this dance for the rest of my life ♪ announcer: 18 number-one hits. >> ♪ and i will always love you ♪ announcer: that's a total of 10 cd's. 151 hits, for the best country music collection ever. ♪ but wait, there's more. order now and get free shipping and handling. that's a savings of nearly $17. >> ♪ and don't it make my brown
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eyes blue? don't it make my brown eyes don't it make my brown eyes don't it make my brown eyes blue? ♪ announcer: and remember, if the country jukebox collection isn't the best collection you have ever heard, just send it back and we'll refund your full purchase price, no questions asked. >> ♪ it's knowing that your door is always open and your path is free to walk ♪ announcer: get country jukebox, plus your free bonus cd of 80's love song, plus free shipping and handling. that's a total savings of $31.98. this collection is only available from time-life, so don't wait, order now. katie: we've really enjoyed sharing this music with you. johnny: and i'm sure you will all love this country jukebox collection. katie: thanks for watching and enjoy the music. johnny: ♪ looking for love in all the wrong faces looking for love in too many faces ♪ >> the preceding was a paid program. the opinions and views expressed do not reflect those of bloomberg lp, its affiliates or its employees.
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>> the following is a paid program. the opinions and views expressed do not reflect those of bloomberg lp, its affiliates, or those employees. >> the following is a paid advertisement for the time life video collection. >> welcome to our first show that we are doing. i'm really excited. [laughter] >> good evening, sir. [laughter] >> millions of people are demanding my return to the screen. what's so funny? >> we are. [laughter]
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>> go on, watch the tv. >> hello? [applause] >> well, hello. i'm carol burnett. you just saw a few of my favorite moments from the carol burnett show. i had the honor of hosting my show for 11 seasons, working with some of the most incredible talent in the history of show business. ago.irst show was 50 years can you believe it? >> here is looking at you. [laughter] >> i don't know where to block. [laughter] >> and now, to celebrate our 50th anniversary, we can finally share the best of the best of
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all 11 seasons, all together for the first time ever. >> time life presents "the best of the carol burnett show." revisits the she classic sketches and her best memories of this incredible time. [laughter] [applause] >> i'm so sorry. [laughter] >> it's all right. just a minute. is workinge doctor
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on that thing that you called your car with the dog and it? [laughter] >> it doesn't go like that, it goes like that. [laughter] [laughter] >> what, bob? [laughter] >> we take her with us.
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she, our murderer? no, she our new mother. think i let the man touch me all these years. >> apparently not enough. >> stella, stella, come to me, baby. [laughter] stanley, you're an animal. >> what about this? >> i don't much care. [laughter] >> that feels even better. [laughter] >> and of course, we included some classics we all remember, like the simple green curtain that turned into an amazing bob mackie creation. i saw it in the window, and i just couldn't resist it.
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[applause] carol: so on this 50th anniversary of "the carol burnett show," i am going to take a tour through all 11 seasons of laughter, music, and surprises. i do hope you'll join me. let's start at the beginning. >> i get nervous when we have to do -- no. [laughter] ♪ [applause] >> babba-loo. ♪ >> babba-loo. ♪ [laughter] >> this accident, she is in no condition to go on the stage. >> that, that is not true. carol: those early seasons, oh boy, they were so much fun. we had our incredible cast in place. harvey, lyle, vicki. and a regular guest star who quickly made his mark. >> dr. kiefer, your first
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patient is waiting. carol: in our second season, tim conway joined harvey in a simple sketch about a dentist. and poor harvey, he could just could not hold himself together. [laughter] >> i will be right with you. [laughter] [indiscernible] >> you don't even recognize me.
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all right. all right. >> i have been bidding against -- [laughter] [howling] [laughter] >> i have -- [laughter] >> i have -- [laughter] >> i have been bidding against -- [laughter] [applause] >> i have been bidding against two land-developers for this contract, and i am going to get it. but they do not think so. they are going to be surprised. they think i am going to fall apart. you know what i am going to do? hmm? [laughter] announcer: introducing "the carol burnett show," the best of the best. for the first time ever, all the must-have episodes from all 11 groundbreaking seasons in one hilarious collection, exclusively from time life.
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>> fiddle dee dee, ho hum. do a little hippity-hop. announcer: 10 dvd's jampacked with the legendary sketches. [laughter] like went with the wind. and the dentist. [laughter] announcer: plus, in honor of the show's 50th anniversary, we have cracked open the vault. you will own spectacular, newly released episodes that have not been seen since they first aired. >> would you like to see it? announcer: all for just five payments of $19.99. >> how do you like it so far? announcer: these are beautiful, high-quality dvd's, and they are yours forever, no downloading, no streaming. you will own each and every hour of timeless television so your family can watch it together for years to come. >> yes, yes, yes. announcer: and that is not all, call in the next 18 minutes, and
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we will also send you a free bonus dvd. [tarzan yell] [gunshots] announcer: you will join carol for the complete, uncut, double length final episode as she says her emotional goodbye to her tv family. >> there's a whole lot of memories for you and for me. >> yeah. announcer: plus, never before seen bloopers and stories of carol and friends. >> we had some kind of fun, i will tell you. announcer: and if you order now, we will also include a special gift from carol to you, a beautiful memory book looking back at each of the show's 11 incredible seasons. >> what a warm, sweet, wonderful thing to say. [laughter] announcer: you will only find the best of the best right here with this exclusive offer. and we will ship it to you absolutely free. >> that is marvelous. [laughter] announcer: your satisfaction is guaranteed. if you do not just love owning
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this hilarious collection, we will refund your purchase price, no questions asked. >> too good of a deal to turn down. announcer: but wait, there is more. call or visit our website for a limited edition collection signed by carol herself, personally inscribed to anyone you choose. but you will have to act fast, these are one-of-a-kind collector's items, and when they are gone, they are gone. carol: i look forward to signing a collection for you soon. announcer: "the carol burnett show," the best of the best, is pure gold, and this is your chance to own it forever without breaking the bank. >> fantastic. announcer: 11 dvd's of all 11 seasons together for the first time, including the exclusive extras and final episode, plus the memory book, all for only five payments of $19.99. and we will ship it for free. don't wait, order now. ♪ >> ♪ listen to that dance and rhythm
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we can't wait until we're dancing with them hey, hey hey, hey that's part of the broadway ♪ carol: i have always loved the theater and the movies, especially the musicals. and as our show hit its stride, we started doing takeoffs on some of my favorite shows from both stage and screen, like 43rd street and lovely story. >> from now on, our future is going to be unlimited joy and happiness. [coughing] [laughter] >> uh uh. >> it is nothing, ollie. >> let's not take any chances. >> no, no, it is nothing. no, it is nothing, really. [laughter] >> he is a midget. [laughter] >> but that is our daughter, mildred jr.
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>> why didn't you tell me we had a child? [laughter] >> i like it when you play. sounds like a whole orchestra. >> ♪ i'm old enough to know what a girl is for ♪ >> ♪ i'm old enough to know what a boy is for ♪ >> ♪ we're old enough to know it i think we always knew it and young enough to do it now and how ♪ carol: we also created our very own soap opera, "as the stomach turns." >> oh my goodness. [laughter] >> what a happy sad day. here i was maid of honor and pall bearer, all in the same morning. carol: by our eighth season, "as the stomach" turns had become a favorite stock for our favorite guest stars. ♪ [applause]
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>> why, it is don provolone, the godfather of canoga falls. what are you doing here? what do you want? >> i came for the usual. [laughter] i came to blackmail you. >> again? aren't you ashamed of being a blackmailer and an extortionist? >> whether i am right, whether i am wrong, i got to be me. [laughter] carol: speaking of guest stars, so many incredible talents performed on our show over the years from friends of mine like steve lawrence, to idols of mine like rita hayworth. >> gosh, ms. hayworth, could i, could i have your autograph? please, i have never done this before. this is my first time. >> now look miss -- >> shut up. >> where do i sign? carol: i loved rita so much, i could barely keep my hair on. >> i taught her every one of your songs. you remember put the blame on mame, boy? [laughter]
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♪ [laughter] [laughter] >> i need to take this, put it under. i would like to take this, put it under his chair. and blow him up. [laughter] >> look what i have made for dessert. [laughter] carol: i always loved how our costumes would help us get into character. and boy, i sure did love wearing all those amazing bob mackie creations. ♪ [applause]
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♪ [laughter] >> you guys stop it. i mean, a lot of people are interested in this. they start playing organ music when i talk about my favorite soap opera. i would just -- wasn't it wonderful today when stevie was listening in at the door? [laughter] >> wasn't it great? [laughter] >> and then you know -- ♪ [laughter] [applause] >> what else is going to happen? carol: i will let you in on a little secret. harvey corman loved bob mackie's costumes too. and i swear there was nothing funnier than harvey in a dress. >> roger, will you hurry? >> ok, ok, ok. >> please? [laughter] >> somebody iron my frills. [laughter] announcer: introducing "the carol burnett show," the best of the best.
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for the first time ever, all must have episode from all 11 groundbreaking seasons in one hilarious collection, exclusively from time life. [whistling] >> i have something important to tell you. >> go ahead, i am whistling. [laughter] announcer: you will own 10 dvd's jampacked with the legendary sketches like "as the stomach turns" and "the family." >> you are staying right there. announcer: plus, in honor of the show's 50th anniversary, we have cracked open the vault. you will own spectacular, newly released episodes that have not been seen since they first aired. >> congratulations, this is your lucky day. announcer: all for just five payments of $19.99. >> wow. announcer: these are beautiful,
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high-quality dvd's, and they are yours forever. no downloading, no streaming. you will own each and every hour of timeless television so your family can watch it together for years to come. >> another brilliant evening. announcer: and that is not all, call in the next 10 minutes, and we will also send you a free bonus dvd. >> it looks like we got a hot one here. announcer: you will join carol for the complete, uncut, double length final episode as she says her emotional goodbye to her tv family. carol: all of us around here truly did become a second family. announcer: plus, never before seen bloopers and behind the scenes stories from carol and friends. >> just amazing. announcer: and if you order now, we will also include a special gift from carol to you, a beautiful memory book looking back at each of the show's 11 incredible seasons. >> i would so like to have that photograph for my memory book.
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announcer: you will only find the best of the best right here with this exclusive offer. and we will ship it to you absolutely free. >> how does that strike you? announcer: your satisfaction is guaranteed. if you do not just love owning this hilarious collection, we will refund your purchase price, no questions asked. >> i think you made the right choice. announcer: but wait, there is more. call or visit our website to own a limited edition special collection signed by carol herself, personally inscribed to anyone you choose. but you will have to act fast, these are one-of-a-kind collector's items. and when they are gone, they are gone. carol: i look forward to signing a collection for you soon. announcer: "the carol burnett show," the best of the best, is pure gold. and this is your chance to own it forever without breaking the bank. >> let me put it all on the table for you.
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[laughter] announcer: 11 dvd's of all 11 seasons together for the first time, including the exclusive extras and final episode, plus the memory book, all for only five payments of $19.99. and we will ship it for free. do not wait, order now. carol: by the last few seasons of "the carol burnett show," there were some sketches and characters that the audience would just beg us to do again and again. for instance, the family, where i played eunice. and then vicki lawrence, who had started out playing my kid sister in the sketches, well, she found the role she was born to play, my mama. >> mama. mama. mama. oh, mama, will you wake up and smell the coffee? >> your father promised me a life of security. then he marches into that bathroom and he sits down and he dies on me. [laughter] [applause] >> he leaves me two steps from the poorhouse. then my own daughter is a heart
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ache and embarrassment to me my whole life. she winds up turning her back on me and leaving me out in the snow. >> nobody is turning their back on you, and this whole thing was your idea. >> i can vouch for that. [laughter] carol: back when we were all young. vicki was not the only one having fun playing older folks. harvey and i certainly did. and tim, tim was a big hit playing the oldest man. as for me, i always enjoyed my time being stella toddler. where am i? [applause] [laughter] ♪ >> don't do that. [laughter] >> it's alive. >> i want to buy some slippers. >> it talks. >> i got the money.
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>> it's got money. hey, how it's gone. it's gone. carol: two of our longest lasting characters were those lovable dingalings, tug ball and wiggins. tim and i found so much to laugh at over the years and that one little office. >> hello. >> mrs. wiggins. >> hello. >> don't press down. >> hello? hello? >> come in here for a minute please. >> who is this? [laughter] >> what do you mean, who is this? who's the only one who ever calls you on the intercom? >> mr. tudball is the only one who ever calls me on the intercom. >> all right, i am glad we got that settled. >> thank you. >> you're welcome. [laughter] >> pleased to make your acquaintance, i'm here to seek employment. >> i don't think this is -- >> bernie. [laughter] >> here is my resume. [laughter] >> mr. tudball, is your
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secretary feeling all right? >> she gets a little wiggy around the holidays. [laughter] >> mr. tudball, is your secretary feeling all right? >> she gets a little wiggy around the holidays. [laughter] carol: but we did let them get out into the world every now and then. we even took them to hawaii. ♪ [humming aloha oi] [laughter] [humming aloha oi] [laughter] >> oh, i just love the island. [laughter] >> sit down, hula nose. [laughter]
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carol: in that final show, we said goodbye to tudball and wiggins. and some of our favorite stars said goodbye to us. >> you have a favorite performer, and the guy has been here every week with this piano, and you have never let him on the show. i would like to take the opportunity to give the guy a break. so do you mind? [screams] [applause] >> ♪ down in arizona where the -- [indiscernible] the only thing that guides you is to keep them strong, the roughest, toughest man by far is ragtime cowboy joe he's highfalutin, rootin', tootin', son of a gun, ragtime cowboy joe ♪
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[applause] >> i can't believe it. [applause] carol: it was pretty emotional, closing the book on the show that had been my home for so long. looking back on all 11 seasons, all these years later, i have laughed, not cried, and i am so happy to be able to relive those wonderful memories all over again. on behalf of all of us, i want to thank you here tonight and all of you who have been watching us for making these years possible. you brought us together, and we are all so very grateful. i love you. [applause] announcer: introducing "the carol burnett show," the best of the best. for the first time ever, all the must have episodes from all 11 groundbreaking seasons in one hilarious collection. exclusively from time life. [laughter]
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>> tonight we are doing kind of a special show. announcer: you will join carol for the complete, uncut, double length final episode as she says her emotional goodbye to her tv family. [applause] carol: you don't know what this means to me tonight. announcer: plus, never before seen bloopers and behind the scenes stories from carol and friends. >> i love making people laugh. announcer: and if you order now, we will also include a special gift from carol to you, a beautiful memory book looking back at each of the show's 11 incredible seasons. >> i have the pictures right here. announcer: you will only find the best of the best right here with this exclusive offer. and we will ship it to you absolutely free. >> you're kidding. announcer: your satisfaction is guaranteed. if you don't just love owning this hilarious collection, we will refund your purchase price, no questions asked.
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>> you'll love it. announcer: but wait, there is more. call or visit our website to own a limited edition collections signed by carol herself, personally inscribed to anyone you choose. but you will have to act fast, these are one-of-a-kind collector's items. and when they are gone, they are gone. carol: i look forward to signing a collection for you soon. announcer: "the carol burnett show," the best of the best, is pure gold. and this is your chance to own it forever without breaking the bank. >> let me have a look. oh. [laughter] announcer: 11 dvd's of all 11 seasons together for the first time, including the exclusive extras and final episode, plus the memory book, all for only five payments of $19.99. and we will ship it for free. >> hurry. announcer: do not wait, order now. [laughter] carol: this collection truly has been 50 years in the making. oh, and it brings back all the very best moments and memories from those 11 hilarious years. and i am so glad now to have them all in one place for the first time so that i can share
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them with you. >> ♪ i am so glad we had the time together just to have a laugh or sing a song seems we just got started and before you know it comes the time we have to say so long ♪ >> good night, thank you. [applause] carol: that was such a special time in my life. mostly because of my wonderful friends and all of you. if you watched our show then or if you are just starting to watch it now, thank you. and just like 50 years ago, i want to say, i am so glad we have had this time together. ♪ announcer: the preceding was a paid advertisement for time life's video collection.
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