Game Show Creator Passes at 87

Another legend has passed. Quirky creator of the Dating Game Newlywed Game, and host of the 70’s game show “the Gong Show” Chuck Barris has died. According to his publicist, Barris died of natural causes at his home in Palisades, New York. At one time, Barris supplied television networks with nearly 30 hours of entertainment a week, just in daytime game shows. Barris called himself “The King of Comedy”. He was 87