Watch the video. Arnaz is 19 and talks about her childhood and catholic school nuns. Carol talks about her childhood and how she got her start with the help of a rich benefactor; Cavett tries to sensationalize it and it falls flat. Burnett puts Cavett in his place several times when he tries to get salacious.
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During his first few years on the air, talk show host Dick Cavett might have imagined his worst moment as a broadcaster would remain the night when actors Peter Falk, Ben Gazzara, and John Cassavetes showed up for a taping drunk and incoherent. Things got so bad that at one point Cavett walked off his own show. That was September 18, Less than a year later, Cavett would outdo himself. Interviewing New York Post columnist Pete Hamill, Cavett and his guest stopped momentarily to regard the odd behavior of the man sitting a few feet away. Jerome Rodale, who had just spent 30 minutes talking to Cavett about the organic food lifestyle he promoted, was snoring loudly. After a spell writing unsuccessful plays and self-publishing books, Rodale spent several years heading up magazines that espoused good nutritional habits.
The Dick Cavett Show "Jerome Rodale Death" Episode (1971 Unreleased Talkshow Episode)
He appeared regularly on nationally broadcast television in the United States in five consecutive decades, the s through the s. Cavett was born in Nebraska ,  but sources differ as to the specific town, locating his birthplace in either Gibbon ,   where his family lived, or nearby Kearney ,  the location of the nearest hospital. Cavett himself has stated that Gibbon was his birthplace. Cavett, both worked as teachers.
The Dick Cavett Show was the title of several talk shows hosted by Dick Cavett on various television networks , including:. Cavett taped his programs in New York City. ABC pressured Cavett to "get big names," although subsequent shows without them got higher ratings and more critical acclaim.