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Jan 29, 2014 | The Huffington Post

Eddie Anderson Broke Racial Barriers With Role of 'Rochester' on The Jack Benny Program

The year was 1937, and the first role offered Eddie Anderson on The Jack Benny Program on radio was that of a Pullman porter.

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Mon Nov 11, 2013

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Radio Greats: High Noon

In Back to the Future there's a clever joke that is missed by most viewers: Dr. Emmett Brown: Then tell me, future boy, who's President of the United States in 1985? Marty McFly: Ronald Reagan.

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Sun Sep 22, 2013

DVD Verdict

The Jack Benny Program: The Lost Episodes

And what a collection it is! Stargazers can look forward to appearances by George Burns, Spike Jones, George Gobel, Red Skelton, Ronald and Benita Colman, Gary Cooper, Jack Paar, Robert Wagner, Natalie Wood, Tony Curtis, Mike Wallace, Dinah Shore, Milton Berle, Lucille Ball, Jaye P. Morgan, John Wayne, Hugh Downs, Rock Hudson, Frank Sinatra, Don ... (more)

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