This lecture explores The Honeymooners and how Legendary comedian Jackie Gleason turned memories of his own Brooklyn apartment into an acclaimed TV series.
We will also delve into the groundbreaking comedy, All in the Family starring Carol O’Connor as the bigoted loud mouth; Archie Bunker. Ralph Kramden and Archie Bunker are two opinionated blue collar workers living in New York City.
Ralph is the optimist; always pursuing the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. … Archie is the realist; knowing at the end of the rainbow he will find nothing more than an empty pot.
These are two cutting-edge classics that have stood the test of time.