I represent the first generation whom, when we were born, the television was now a permanent fixture in our homes. When I was born people had breakfast with Barbara Walters, dinner with Walter Cronkite, and slept with Johnny Carson.
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Friday, May 25, 2012
Your Mental Sorbet: Bette Midler on the Final Tonight Show with Johnny Carson
Here is another "Mental Sorbet" that we could use to momentarily forget about those things that leave a bad taste in our mouths.
Bette Midler finished her appearance from center stage, where she slowly sang the pop standard "One for My Baby (and One More for the Road)". This final Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson was immediately recognized as a television classic that Bette Midler considered one of the most emotional moments of her life and eventually won an Emmy for her role in it.