Introduction to Abbott and Costello, famous comedy team

Lou Costello and Bud Abbott getting soaked in The Buzzing Bee, aka. Busy Bee
Introduction to  Abbott and Costello, one of the greatest comedy teams of all time Abbott and Costello  was a legendary comedy team, consisting of  Bud Abbott, the tall, thin straight man, and  Lou Costello, the short, pudgy comic. They were famous for their rapid-fire verbal exchanges, and Costello’s...
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Abbott and Costello chase the bank robbers

Abbott and Costello chase the bank robbers - into Deadman Gulch where the cattle rustlers are! From the Abbott and Costello radio show, Bank Robbery
Abbott and Costello chase the bank robbers – into Deadman Gulch where the cattle rustlers are! From the Abbott and Costello radio show, Bank Robbery Getting ready for the chase Bud Abbott: But you can’t do it by yourself! Call a posse, that’s the thing! Lou Costello: Here,...
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Lou Costello and the bank robber

Lou Costello and the bank robber - from the Abbott and Costello radio show, Bank Robbery
Lou Costello and the bank robber – from the Abbott and Costello radio show, Bank Robbery Lou Costello: Abbott! Hey look! Look what I got! Look at the money! Bud Abbott: Wait a minute, Costello. Where did you get that roll of bills? Lou Costello: I went outside...
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Connie Haines doesn’t have enough to do

Connie Haines, circa 1943
Connie Haines doesn’t have enough to do – from the Abbott and Costello radio show, Bank Robbery Connie Haines: Hello, everybody. And, hello my fat li’l sugar man. Lou Costello: Oh, the voice of this kid is temporaneous. Bud Abbott: Quiet. Lou Costello: Hello, Connie. Connie Haines: Mr....
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Car Pooling [Abbott and Costello]

Abbott and Costello on car pooling
Abbott and Costello jokes on car pooling – from the Abbott and Costello radio show episode, Bank Robbery Bud Abbott: What are you doing here in the radio studio dressed in your bathing outfit?Lou Costello: Well, I spent all day trying to get my car out of the...
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Abbott and Costello Meet the Monsters Collection

Abbott and Costello Meet the Monsters Collection
In short, Abbott and Costello Meet the Monsters Collection is a DVD collection of four of the Abbott and Costello Meet various Universal Studios monsters. They’re all enjoyable films (follow the links for individual reviews). If you don’t have any of them, this would be an inexpensive way...
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