Mark Malkoff – Johnny Carson Podcast

Oct 13, 2022 | aging, books, culture, politics, seniors, technology

Mark Malkoff – Johnny Carson Podcast

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Welcome to The Not Old Better Show interview series on radio and podcast. Today’s show is brought to you by Amazon Pharmacy. Yes, that Amazon. Amazon Pharmacy delivers a better pharmacy experience that delivers directly to your door and works with most insurance plans.  I’m Paul Vogelzang, and for all of us in The Not Old Better Show audience who remember the Tonight Show fondly, Starring Johnny Carson, you’ll love today’s guest.

Thank you so much for listening.  We’ve got a great guest today, whom I’ll introduce in just a moment…But, if you missed any episodes, last week was our 668th episode, and we spoke to Smithsonian Associate and author, researcher and scientist Dr. Sian Harding, who’s written the new book, The Exquisite Machine, The New Science of the Heart. Two weeks ago, I spoke with author, and inspiring speaker diet expert,

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We’re listening to the Tonight Show theme, which played nightly in the bedrooms of American households and was hosted for many years by the popular Johnny Carson.  

Our guest today, to walk down memory lane with us, Is Mark MalkoffMark Malkoff talks with us today about legendary talk show host Johnny Carson. Mark Malkoff hosts the popular podcast “The Carson Podcast.” Mark’s guests include stand-up comics who debuted on the Tonight Show, Starring Johnny Carson, individuals who worked on the show, frequent guests, and top entertainers influenced by Carson, like Jonathan Winters. The podcast is available at








We will talk about all that and more with Mark Malkoff, a comedian and filmmaker. He has been featured on the “Today Show,” “Good Morning America,” CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, Mashable, NPR’s “Weekend Edition,” BBC, and “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”

Please join me in welcoming to The Not Old Better Show on radio and podcast comedian Mark Malkoff.  

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