June 2010

It’s 30 years since The Gong Show Movie was released, the film version of the groundbreaking American talent show hosted by comic genius Chuck Barris.

At the risk of overdoing the funk on the site today - if that is indeed possible - here’s one of the show’s regulars, the brilliant Gene Gene the Dancing Machine. While we don’t necessarily agree, we like the YouTube commenter who says below this video: “Man, the quality of the shows certainly was better when there was plenty of cocaine to go around.”

Do you think prohibition is working?

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