George Carlin, funny stand up comedian, appears in this full episode of Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson at 33:38. This full show includes letters from school children about Thanksgiving (11:42) and North Carolinian Barney Odom (20:24) and his tree climbing dog, Flatnose (29:10). George Carlin's hilarious comedy routine includes jokes about the food at the NBC Commissary, car accidents, funny things to think about, impressions of famous people, his bad back, and his questionable investments.

In this day before Thanksgiving show, Johnny Carson reads funny letters from elementary school kids regarding Thanksgiving (11:42):
"If you're Father Turkey, what do you say to your turkey children on the day before Thanksgiving?"
"You are a turkey, write a letter to the person who is going to eat you tomorrow."
"Write a letter to the turkey you are going to eat tomorrow."
Original airdate: 11/26/86

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