Gerald Nachman, entertainment writer and critic, author of "Seriously Funny: The Rebel Comedians of the 1950's and 1960's"
Sam Brylawski, head of the recorded sound section at the Library of Congress, curator of the "Bob Hope and American Variety" exhibit at the Library of Congress
Bob Thompson, On Point Media Critic, professor of media and popular culture at Syracuse University: John Lahr, Senior Drama Critic for "The New Yorker"
This program aired on July 28, 2003. The audio for this program is not available.