I was enjoying some radio drama over at the World’s Smallest Blog, and I found this little ad:
Jack Webb look so young, healthy and vital with that smoldering Chesterfield, doesn’t he? Sure he does.
But then I thought, “Wait, didn’t that guy with the voice of a dump truck rolling out of a gravel pit die of lung cancer?”
So, off to Wikipedia!
Nope – not cancer. Heart attack, brought on by smoking. Oh, well…can’t be right all the time. But scanning the Wikipedia page, I found a mention of this all-time gem from Jack Webb and Johnny Carson: