G’day! Coming to you from somewhere on Rottnest Island, another weekend of spectacular TV! Just don’t ask us where we get it…
10:23 P.M. Ch. 22 NEWS with The Three Stooges
Moe, Larry, and Curly deliver news, weather, pokes in the eye, and nyuk-nyuk-nyuks. Special guest: Bertrand Russell
10:30 P.M. Ch. 31 ROUTE 216–Picaresque Cautionary Tale
Buzz and Fuzz finally manage to push their ancient Corvette past the 25-mph mark–and break into a parallel universe where socialism really works–for gigantic man-sized insects with a thirst for blood and fritters. Buzz: Pinky Lee Fuzz: Bruno Sammartino Big Bug: Prince Charles
27 Movie–Philosophical Reflections
“Momma Was a Crackerball!” (1997) The incredibly aged Bowery Boys have only two days to pull off a heist at Louie’s Soda Shop before a Bela Lugosi look-alike comes to collect their souls. Leo Gorcy, Huntz Hall. Lugosi Look-Alike: Dick Cavett. Old Man: Al Jolson.
18 SURVIVAL BOWLING
Can the celebrity contestants knock all the pins over before they release a noxious gas? Tonight’s guest bowlers: Sylvester Stallone, Bruce Willis, Una O’Connor, Dr. Joyce Brothers. Host: Tim McCarver. With Al Gore and his orchestra.
10:36 P.M. Ch 44 OUR MISS FANGS–Situation Comedy
Wally Jumblatt (Soupy Sales) and his friends at Foogoo County Night School have to pass Miss Pikestaff’s course in Transylvanian Literature while avoiding her fangs–for this teacher is a vampire! Miss Pikestaff: Anne Blyth. Pencilhead: Robert Young. Mr. Shotglass, the Principle: a medium-sized pumpkin.
Well, that’s that! We hope we have livened up your weekend.