Friday, December 2, 2011
Liberace and Jack Benny
On Ken P.D. Snydecast #114: Baby Driver the boys talk about Liberace:
Dana: What’s funny about Liberace is that there is no reason he ever should have been famous. He was so stiff-
Dana: Alright, what are we in? Seventh grade? We will laugh about that later, when we get in seventh grade.
Ken: I say we take the podcast down to seventh grade. That way we get more listeners.
Dana: He basically has the world’s worst stage presence.
Ken: Yeah, but look at the rise. The rise of Liberace really happened- and again, I don’t mean the puns, In the 50s with TV. Anyone could be a star in the 50s.
Dana: Oh absolutely it did! There it worked perfect.
Ken: Because he was flamboyant, he had massive gestures that filled a TV screen.Here is an awesome video featuring Liberace with Snydecast favorite Jack Benny: