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Comedian Phyllis Diller Dead at 95

Phyllis Diller died today at 95 years old. We can go on and on about Phyllis Diller being groundbreaking and fantastic. However, The Los Angeles Times sums up the woman perfectly in its article on her death.

Instead of repeating what everyone else is saying, here is an episode of The Phyllis Diller Show with John Astin.

Parts 2 and 3 are after the jump.

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Andy Griffith Dead at 86

Griffith as Sheriff Taylor

Andy Griffith died today at the age of 86. He is best known for playing Sheriff Andy Taylor in The Andy Griffith Show and Ben Matlock in Matlock.

The first time America met Andy Taylor was on The Danny Thomas Show, which served as a backdoor pilot to The Andy Griffith Show. In honor of Griffith, below is the opening scene of that episode of The Danny Thomas Show.

What is your reaction to Andy Griffth’s death? Share your thoughts in the comments.

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