The Zygot Joke Line was located in Downey, California in the mid-1970s and was run by Mike Solton. The skits were recorded on an 8-track player and were popular often receiving thousands of calls per day. When their was a busy signal callers were able to talk to each other making it a kind of party line.
The skits were recorded and written by Mike Solton and Alfred Yankovic who later became “Weird Al” Yankovic.
Latest posts by The Retroist (see all)
- Video Footage of 1999 New York City in High Definition - April 27, 2017
- This 1979 TV Guide Fall Preview Guide commercial is spectacular - April 26, 2017
- Beautiful Kite Packaging Art - April 25, 2017