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Reviving the Variety Show

TV critic David Bianculli says that the variety show is back, this time on cable. The new show Showtime Coast to Coast features a number of well-known celebrities and excellent performances.

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Other segments from the episode on August 21, 1987

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 24, 1987: Interview with Alexander Slepak; Review of John Carter's album "Dance of the Love Ghost"; Interview with Dion; Review of the television show "Showtime,…

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