Looks like Pat’s son, Monty Paulsen, is gearing up for a 2012 run for the White House. Here he hits the campaign trail to find the pulse of American voters.
Entries Tagged as 'Comedy'
September 20th, 2008 · 35 Comments
August 20th, 2008 · 1 Comment
“The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour Best of Season 3″ is available and can be ordered on the Smothers Brothers website. There is a bunch of Pat Paulsen material in this five DVD set, including “The Pat Paulsen for President” special which aired on CBS in October 1968. Read all of the details on their site. [...]
June 1st, 2008 · 12 Comments
A tense election year. A volatile atmosphere. America at war. Unrest and cynicism. Racial tension. A nation in turmoil cries out for hope and change. One man answers the call. The year is 1968. The man is Pat Paulsen. Did Pat Paulsen win the 1968 election? Was there a conspiracy to cover up the number [...]
May 19th, 2008 · 4 Comments
May 17, 2008 – Saturday Night Live did a parody of an NBA ad campaign. Once again, Pat, ahead of his time, already blazed through this bit of political satire. Forty years ago, Pat created this on the Smother Brothers show, when he was filmed “Talking out of both sides of his face” during his [...]
April 19th, 2008 · 6 Comments
OCEAN CITY, NJ…..Pat Paulsen for President Headquarters is now open at Doo Dah Central located in City Hall Annex, 901 Asbury Avenue. The Doo Dah Board of Governors and Parade Committee have officially endorsed the deceased comedian for president. There will be a Paulsen for President Brigade in the City’s Doo Dah Parade, Sat., April [...]
March 29th, 2008 · 9 Comments
We have had so many great entries. It shows that supporters of Pat’s candidacy are truly a bunch of brilliant and clever people! The decision was extremely difficult and we want to thank each and every one of the entrants for their participation in the contest. There is a four way tie for first place. [...]
February 9th, 2008 · 5 Comments
Dr. Joel Goodman, founder and director of The HUMOR Project in Saratoga Springs, New York interviewed Pat Paulsen for his LAUGHING MATTERS magazine in 1993 and involved Pat in his annual international humor conference.Â According to Goodman, “Pat personified and put into action one of my favorite quotes from JFK:Â ‘There are three things which [...]
February 9th, 2008 · 16 Comments
‘THE ALMOST PRESIDENT’ In 1968, the landscape of our nation’s political environment was about to change dramatically. In the volatile atmosphere of that election year, during a time of political unrest and cynicism, one man emerged on the political scene and forever changed the way we look at campaign politics. Pat Paulsen, with the face [...]
February 9th, 2008 · 3 Comments
We just found this posting on YouTube- what a riot!Â We had forgotten about the bit.Â It came from his “Half a Comedy Hour” and is also included on his video “Pat Paulsen’s Greatest TV Bits” which you can find on our “Collectables” page.
January 18th, 2008 · 7 Comments
Social Security…..“Why should old people get it?Â They just sit around all day doing nothing.” Â 4-19 Middle Class…..“What middle class? There’s only seven people left in the middle class – who cares about them? 4-12 National Debt…..“Let the kids pay it – they still owe us rent and gas money.” 4-05 The Future…..“Worrying about [...]