Tag Archives: Red Skelton

Skelton’s Pledge Of Allegiance

In recognition of National Flag Day, which fell on Tuesday earlier this week, Conservative Momma has revived one of our favorite, all-time hits: Red Skelton’s Pledge of Allegiance. He recited this soliloquy before Hawaii and Alaska even entered the Union, but there’s still nothing dated about his words or his intent.

Skelton, John Wayne Face Off

In this classic skit on “The Red Skelton Show,” Skelton and the iconic John Wayne whip up a little humor Western style in a local tavern. Skelton, aka Deadeye, and Wayne are out to kill each and find themselves face-to-face in a tavern ready to draw. See what happens in this hilarious sojourn into the lighter side of life, presented by 1964Mbrooks.

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Kadiddlehopper the Irish Tenor

The incomparable Clem Kaddidlehopper, played by legendary comic Red Skelton, revisits the lighter side of life with a tribute to Irish tenors in this 1982 skit. The video is provided by 1964Mbrooks.

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And here’s a memorable clip from “The Tonight Show, Starring Johnny Carson” in 1974, as comic Buddy Hackett enthralls the audience with his unique brand of humor.

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Red Skelton vs. The Hangover

Red Skelton’s comedic sketches were legendary, among those his brilliant performance in “Red Skelton Recovers from New Year’s Eve Hangover.” The skit, performed in complete pantomime, features Skelton conquering his raging headache and unbearable dry mouth with the only real cure to a hangover. See you next year here on LOL for some dazzling visits to the lighter side of life. Until then, Happy New Year to all! — TheWickel

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