They're known as Bob Hope's "army." The reference is not to the GIs Hope entertained over the years, but to the squads of gag writers who keep him supplied with a never-ending stream of jokes. More…
Just as Jerry Lewis became the poster boy for muscular dystrophy, Bob Hope became the king of foxhole humor. As a tireless trouper for the USO, he took his unique brand of comedy to every corner of…
Billy Crystal and other recent emcees Steve Martin and Whoopi Goldberg understand that Hope is the gold standard when it comes to the Oscars, or as Hope refers to the ceremony, "Passover" -- a nod to…
While the Brokaws, Seinfelds and other Peacock giants have inscribed their names in NBC's history books, one name stands above them all.
Hope was one of the virtuosos of 20th-century American film comedy. As funny, sharp and influential as the "Road" movies were, Hope can also look back proudly on another couple of dozen screen…
In today's celeb-obsessed world of overnight stardom, Hope's importance in the history of showbiz cannot be overemphasized. Hope, who will turn 100 on May 29, has witnessed a century of miracles and…
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