Remember These 50 Things That Happened in 1970s?

37. Laff-A-Lympics

It was the only Olympics that mattered. It doesn’t matter who you rooted for—the Yogi Yahooeys or the Scooby Doobies (otherwise known as the “good guys”) or the always treacherous and immoral Really Rottens, who were like if Lance Armstrong, Tonya Harding, and the Chicago Black Sox all joined the same Olympic team. We knew the whole thing was scripted (and, duh, animated) and that there was never a question about who would be victorious, but we still watched every episode like actual Olympic gold was on the line.

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