The Long History of ‘The Tonight Show’ and Its Hosts

It premiered today, 69 years ago!

Lloyd J. Schwartz headshot

Rare and Exclusive Interview with Writer/Producer of ‘The Brady Bunch,’ ‘Gilligan’s Island’ & More: Lloyd Schwartz

Lloyd Schwartz and his father were instrumental to the success of some of your favorite nostalgic shows.

CHINA - 2023/09/02: In this photo illustration, a Johnson & Johnson logo is displayed on the screen of an iPhone

Johnson & Johnson Changing Its Logo for the First Time in Over 130 Years

For the first time in over a century, the logo is getting a refresh.

American actress Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962) poses outside her home during a photo call, California, USA, 1956.

City Council Votes to Save Marilyn Monroe’s House From Being Demolished

The icon lived there for just six months.

MASH (aka M*A*S*H), from bottom left: William Christopher, David Ogden Stiers, Alan Alda, Harry Morgan, Loretta Swit, Mike Farrell, Jamie Farr, 1972-83

‘M*A*S*H’ Stars Remember the 1980 SAG-AFTRA Strike

The popular stars were often seen on the picket lines.

THE MILKMAN, Jimmy Durante, 1950

A Milkman? A Billy Boy? Other Odd Jobs That Don’t Exist Anymore in Honor of Labor Day

Wow, I’ve never heard of some of these!

2nd December 1955: British writer J R R Tolkien (1892 - 1973), enjoying a pipe in his study at Merton College, Oxford, where he is a Fellow. Original Publication: Picture Post - 8464 - Professor J R R Tolkien - unpub.

Remembering the Life and Career of J.R.R. Tolkien

He passed away 50 years ago on September 2, 1973.


Light up a Campfire & Learn the History of Delicious S’mores

They have been around a loooong time!

Betty Boop

Betty Boop Made Her Debut On This Day in 1930

Revisit the history of the famous and darling Betty Boop.

Burger King food

The Home of the Whopper Turns 70!

Take a look back at the history of Burger King, and find out its plan to make a return to the top of the burger chain charts.

BOB HOPE 1971 CHRISTMAS USO TOUR -- Aired 01/14/1971 -- Pictured: Host Bob Hope

Bob Hope: A Long & Storied Career With the USO

Remembering Bob Hope on the anniversary of his death and his massive support for the USO during wartimes.

Bikini Atoll Atomic Bomb Test 1946

Super Explosively Hot Bikini Photos From 1946!

See the human and environmental disaster that inspired the sexy swimsuit!

HAUNTED MANSION, from left: Rosario Dawson, Tiffany Haddis, LaKeith Stanfield, Owen Wilson, 2023.

‘Haunted Mansion’ Rides Into Theaters Again

As ‘Haunted Mansion’ hits theaters this weekend, let’s take a look back at the ride that started it all.

Rose McGowan, Michelle Pfeiffer, Glenn Close

These Celebrities Were in Dangerous Cults

Joaquin and River Phoenix, Glenn Close and more were lucky to get away when they did.

Space Shuttle Atlantis final landing 2011

‘Atlantis’ Landed 12 Years Ago: Where Are the Space Shuttles Now?

Where you can visit space shuttles Atlantis, Endeavour, Discovery and Enterprise.

1969 Moonwalk Neil Armstong

First Moonwalk Was Giant Achievement For Mankind & One Giant Audience For TV

Whether you watched the first moonwalk live or weren’t alive yet it surely was a spectacle in 1969.


Why Disneyland’s Opening Day was Called “Black Sunday”

Disneyland opened on July 17, 1955.

American criminal and cult leader Charles Manson (1934 - 2017) traveling on a police van to the Santa Monica Courthouse to appear in court for a hearing regarding the murder of music teacher Gary Hinman, Los Angeles, California, 25th June 1970.

As Charles Manson Follower Leslie Van Houten Released from Prison, Here’s Some Odd Pop Culture Manson References

Hollywood loves to talk about him.

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Do You Know Hollywood’s Most Iconic Scream?

The iconic Wilhelm Scream that is featured in hundreds of movies is in the news again after the original tape was re-discovered.


America Has Been Eating Spam Since 1937

It’s not ham its Spam and you either love it or you hate it.


The History and Folklore of Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox

Learn more about the tale of Paul Bunyan.

English singer–songwriter, musician, dancer and record producer Kate Bush holding her two awards for 'Best British Female Singer' and 'Best British Newcomer' at the Capital Radio Music Awards ceremony held at the Grosvenor Hotel, London, UK, 6th March 1979

‘Stranger Things’ Boosted Kate Bush’s ‘Running Up That Hill’ So Much It Made History

The UK singer made history in several ways with her ’80s hit.

MAD TV, (aka MADTV), The Cure (Robert Smith, center), 1995-2009 (photo ca. late 1990s).

The Book ‘Curepedia: An A-Z of The Cure’ Is Coming Soon

A new book is coming out about the history and legacy of The Cure plus our favorite songs!

THE MUPPET MOVIE, promotional photo with Miss Piggy, 1979.

The Hollywood Sign is 100: Learn its Bizarre History

The Hollywood sign has been a staple of Hollywood culture for 100 years.

1956: American film star Rock Hudson (1925 - 1985)

Rock Hudson’s Secret Life Explored in New Documentary

Learn more about the true personal life of the late actor Rock Hudson in this new documentary.

Digitally restored, vintage black-and-white World War II photo of American troops wading ashore on Omaha Beach during the D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944. The photo is taken from the perspective of the photographer standing in a landing craft behind the soldiers who are leaving the lander and heading through the surf toward the beach.

CBS Radio’s June 6, 1944 Broadcasts Offer a Fascinating Perspective on D-Day

Relive what radio listeners on the home front were hearing from early June 6 to early June 7, 1944, as news of the D-Day invasion began coming in.