Time for a Laugh: Bob & Ray, and ‘The World’s Largest Living Lizard’

A good laugh is a gift of God, and I don’t know about you this morning, but I need one!

So here are Bob & Ray with a bizarre comedy routine they first performed in 1970. What happens when an expert in an obscure field of knowledge is interviewed by a total idiot? Listen, and find out.

If you’re too young to remember Bob & Ray, give them a chance. This is dry, quietly crazy humor at its very best.

I’ve never been interviewed by anyone who can’t remember what I said from one minute to the next. Maybe if I’m lucky, I never will be.

About leeduigon

I have lived in Metuchen, NJ, all my life. I have been married to my wife Patricia since 1977. I am a former newspaper editor and reporter. I was also the owner-operator of my own small business for several years. I wrote various novels and short stories published during 1980s and 1990s. I am a long-time student of judo and Japanese swordsmanship (kenjutsu). I also play chess, basketball, and military and sports simulations. View all posts by leeduigon

4 responses to “Time for a Laugh: Bob & Ray, and ‘The World’s Largest Living Lizard’

  • marlene

    LOL – how extant & prescient. If we wanted the kids to see a Komoto dragon, we’d take them to Washington DC, yes, but to see Congress, in session! And the “smell” would be coming from their groupspeak mouth.

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  • Joshua M. Swanson

    Ha-ha-ha!! 😂 This is so funny! I added this to my “Funny Videos” playlist on my YouTube channel.


  • Phoebe

    I used to love Bob & Ray. There was one recurring guest — was it Mary Margaret McGoo? — who was a great advocate of cooking with chicken fat, and who used to say, “If it’s digestible at all, it’s digestible with chicken fat.” And then there was the “Bob & Ray US Army Overstocked Government Surplus Warehouse” that my mother and I used to joke about when we were talking about my Aunt Sylvia’s overloaded refrigerator, freezer, and pantry.

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  • unknowable2

    They werehilarious, without ever resorting to theover the top antics of modern comedy. Classic stuff. I don’t think that anyone else could deliver the way they did.

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