Apr 4, 2013
Can you hear me now? Cell phone turns 40
It was while he played Captain Kirk on "Star Trek" that he suggested to prop makers to make a piece that flips up for the communicator device he would use to talk to crew members on the Enterprise.
Richmond County Daily Journal
Still from "Get Smart": Don Adams, Dick Gautier, Barbara Feldon.
ABC publicity still from 1989. Reunion of cast for "Get Smart, Again!" movie. L to R: Robert Karvelas, Dave Ketchum, Don Adams, Dick Gautier.
PDQuotient /About spies
Master spy author John le Carre turned 81 this month. Got us to thinking about the spy genre.
Los Angeles Times
Emmys 2012: Test your knowledge of Emmy Awards trivia
The year was 1968, and at the Emmy Awards ceremony, Bill Cosby completed his three-year winning streak for lead actor in a drama for "I Spy." Not to be outdone, Don Adams and Lucille Ball were also repeat winners.
In search of a 'cone of silence' that works
Remember the "cone of silence," the failure-prone gadget that livened up Don Adams' old Get Smart show on NBC? Adams played Maxwell Smart, a secret agent who sometimes tried to give secret information to his boss, who would lower the clear plastic device over both their heads.