Don’t Steal Any Books, No Matter What Abbie Said. But Do Read Some of Them

If you were around in 1978, you may have heard something about Donald Duck comic books being banned in Finland. I don’t know if they’re still banned. I learned of this milestone when The San Francisco Chronicle printed a short article about it.  The Tomorrow Show on NBC also had a minor feature, with Tom Snyder reading aloud a news story about the Finnish government’s reasoning in protecting the public from Donald’s unscrupulous behavior. The NBC set used for The Tomorrow Show was inordinately quiet compared to the set for The Tonite Show, which aired immediately before.  Tom Snyder had no studio audience and no musicians.  I remember the … Continue reading Don’t Steal Any Books, No Matter What Abbie Said. But Do Read Some of Them