Jackson Keith, Carol Carol Burnett, Roger Federer's Appliance Store discussed on Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone

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We're back thank you. How span jackson keith. Others the phone call adamy phone. Oh really yet please okay. Hello o Am i the one hundred caller no. No you're the you're the sixty eighth caller on on the show. Who is this lees. hi. It's carol carol burnett. It is not. That sounds possible. Is this really carol. Burnett mice not really everybody. No come on kiro what are you. Are you aware that you can win. Any appliance from roger federer's appliance store. As well as you can hang out without a map to the game. If you're the hundreds caller what do i have to. Do you have to be one hundred dollar. Well you know. I'll call back when i can be the one hundred sixty eight. I want to be one hundred. Sixty eight is good though. Maybe we can get you like a tennis ball or something from roger. Federer's okay fixed for toilet paper. All right maybe we could win that. What do you think that's a good idea. Actually that's a really good idea. Well you know maybe once we exhaust the hundred calls which i know adam is really happy about having this contest. Oh yes i love it. Did you know that roger federer tennis star has an appliance store. Not gotta roll. you're getting. You're getting sucked into paula's web of lies. So i'm used to lying. I watched the news. Oh it depends. It depends which now how are you. How are you and yours holding up during the have you taken to eating marshmallows. I during the no. no no. We're doing okay. I've got my my husband. And i are here and We have our kitty cat and It's one day goes into the next day and the next but we're staying somewhat. Shane by Doing crossword puzzles and watching good. Old movie excellent. What was the most recent old movie that you watched all my gosh well. We watched Singing in the rain. Which i know by heart but i love it singing in the rain. The music man august To catch the gaslight all about eve all those good old you know those are great. Singing is my wife's favorite movie. I rented a theater for a big birthday for her into. Oh gosh every number is a showstopper. It's absolutely wonderful to watch. I i love this show. Kip stopping know. Assure a metaphorical showstopper paula. The concession stand must've been going crazy when that was in the theater. Did you see it in the theater. Carol yes i'm that old. Debbie reynolds was you know. She was in it and she was. I think nineteen or twenty years old when she made that movie and she was a year older than i am and so I was eighteen. So i saw the movie in the theater. But then we have it here and it's just like a ritual. I watch it every year and holds up so great. It's it's wonderful. I recommend it to anybody who can get it. You know and of course it's a wonderful life with that was stewart's favorite movie and it was frank kaffir favorite movie. Yeah wonderful lot and it bombed when it first came out really. Yep yep and then what happened was it became a cult classic every christmas. And so then it just you know and it caught on but when it first came out it didn't do well at all. I'm a moving forgiving me. Why have a fantastic piece of trivia that my wife tells me almost on an annual basis when we watched the movie with their kids which is while filming the conic singing in the rain number out in the rain. jeanne. Kelly had one hundred and three fever. Yes yes you knew that he did. I've met him years ago and we talked about that. I was at some function that he where he was. And i said that was just the greatest number and he said that he was so sick when they were doing it but he had to do it because it was all set up with the you know the rain and this and that and yeah and so maybe that's why his eyes are kind of shiny and then of course donald o'connor doing make them laugh. I mean he knocked himself out for that one and then when it was finished he had to take two weeks off to rest up really why because he had one hundred and four degree temperature and he was very This is little known trivia. Carol that they might not have told you. Donald o'connor was very jealous of gene. Kelly and so he purposely got himself a higher fever together though he was he was so jealous of gene kelly that after they finished shooting the singing in the rain number. Donald o'connor went out there to the street set and licked every lamppost. Gene kelly tucked. That's that's that's a rumor that might be true. I'm sure and then. Of course the wonderful. Jean hagen who was the billinness in the movie was so fun favorite in the whole thing i. She's like the unsung hero of the film which she was doing. I remember when robert. Mueller wouldn't testify. Wouldn't testify wouldn't testify yes. I was almost certain that when he finally went to testify he was gonna say. I can't stand it. I thought for sure he was just ashamed of his voice. Yes exactly yeah. Like he was he was going to sit down and go. Yeah go he russians. Oh.

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