Wednesday, May 28, 2008

NewsRadio: Great TV from the '90s

Before there was The Office, there was NewsRadio.

A lot of similar qualities, which is why I like both shows. Dave Foley of Kids in the Hall and former Saturday Night Live star Phil Hartman were great on the show, and at that time, Joe Rogan had not yet hooked up with Fear Factor to become one of the most annoying TV hosts ever. Andy Dick was probably getting more whacked out by the day, but that's jumping to another subject.

Anyway, here's a clip from NewsRadio. Foley is the office boss, Hartman is the big radio personality and they are battling over Hartman's pretentious use of a cane: