January 24th, 2004

classic beard


Bob Keeshan ("Captain Kangaroo") died Friday morning in Vermont (according to CNN.) I remember watching the show (it did, after all, air for 36 years) and the ping pong balls falling down at key times (but why? there was always a trigger, you could see it coming even if the character had been tricked into saying it...) and Mr. Moose and the knock-knock jokes...