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OPEN PHONES, PET SOUNDS, ANN MARGARET AND MORE!
Dennis discusses COPD, Penn and Teller, boosting Facebook posts, the kind of people who fall for Nigerian Princes, male cheerleaders in the NFL, counseling for Mets fans, the Beach Boys "Pet Sounds" and his friend Bo Derek introducing him to Ann Margaret. He also takes calls from Corbie in Missouri, William in Ohio and answers a question about whether the 2012 election could have been rigged.
MORE WITH ORSON BEAN
Actor, author and raconteur Orson Bean is back in the studio talking with Dennis and Christian about getting started at the Blue Angel, meeting Bob Hope and Orson Welles, The Three Stooges, Al Jolson, Jayne Mansfield, more about Brando, Desperate Housewives, Celebrating 25 years with his wife Alley Mills, the art of joke telling, butterflies, Johnny Carson, Milton Berle, how no one wants to get offended anymore, Roseanne Barr, his son-in-law Andrew Breitbart, President Trump and his role in the "Equalizer 2" with Denzel Washington.
Actor, author and raconteur Orson Bean joins Dennis and Christian in studio for the first of two shows this week, talking about his Christianity, appearing on the Tonight Show 200 times (including being there the night Jack Parr walked off the show), The Rat Pack, the Marx Brothers, Louie Armstrong, race relations, Bert Williams, the power of The Ed Sullivan Show, being blacklisted, Playhouse 90, Art Carney, The Twilight Zone, Marlon, Brando, Wally Cox, moving to Australia and the Weather Underground.
Show Business, Hosting the MTV Awards and Hollywood in Toto with Christian Toto of Hollywood In Toto
Dennis talks about not being able to go through with a calonic, hosting the MTV Awards (twice!) and then Christian Toto of HollywoodInToto.com talks about summer movies looks ahead to what he's looking forward to in the fall. There's also a conversation about all the late-night hosts in television and how there's room for a more moderate or even possibly a conservative voice. Finally Dennis talks about working with Wesley Snipes on the film "Murder At 1600", and a great TV movie about Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis.
Open Phones : Gene in Philly and Lisa in Colorado
Dennis starts off talking about the California wild fires and wonders about the connection to global warming. He also talks about his son getting married earlier in the week. Then, Dennis and Christian open up the phones to talk to listeners: First up, Gene in Philly who discusses the Beatles, David Bowie and Freddie Mercury, then, Lisa in Colorado asks about actors who take you out of a movie. Finally, Dennis wonders about just how President Trump would handle it if the DOJ tried to send one of his kids to jail.
About The Dennis Miller Option
Each week, Emmy-winning comedian Dennis Miller provides his no-holds-barred, uncensored take on current events, politics, pop culture, and anything else that’s on his mind. Station website