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Happy 83rd Birthday Marty Feldman

July 8, 2017


Yes.  Marty Feldman would have been 83 years old today.   So we should all (re)watch his superlative “beast in the basket” sketch because this sketch contains the funniest line in any sketch ever.

Let’s just watch this together shall we?  And all of the nastiness and stupidity of contemporary politics will just float away… at least for a while.  We can’t be meditating of vicious idiocy all the time, now can we?  We’ll go mad.  Let the balletic and exquisitely timed fertile madness of Marty Feldman give us some salutary respite from the clumsy political madness around us.  It will be very good for us.

Marty Feldman also co-wrote the famous Frost Report“Class” sketch which starred Ronnies Corbett and Barker and John Cleese as well as co-writing the first version of the “Four Yorkshiremen” sketch – before appearing in the decisive Ur-Python At Last the 1948 Show.  Oh, and…

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