Mostly sketches. Occasionally a painting. Nothing political other than caricatures reinforcing the truism "Politics is Show Business for Ugly People".
This was on for less than a season right after I got out of college.
I was talking about the character of Gene/Jean played by Tim Thomerson. Yeah I remember this show on NBC. Didn't run long but it was created by Buck Henry.
I went to IMDB to restimulate my memory of this show. It mentioned the worst Ice Storm in history hitting the midwest causing huge power outages that directly hurt this 7 show series ratings. I remember the people I was sharing rent with bundling into a van and going 90 miles over iceyy roads to see one of two shows the Sex Pistols performed in the US. Tulsa, Ok. Maybe all the pot we smoked back then made this show funnier than it really was. But I'm sure Buck Henry had a lot to do with it as well.
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