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Don't touch that dial: Johnny Carson, Merv Griffin, Judy Garland are back on TV

Don't touch that dial: Johnny Carson, Merv Griffin, Judy Garland are back on TV

Legendary TV sitcoms, such as "I Love Lucy," "MASH" and "Friends," will likely run as long as there are screens.

But thousands of hours of variety and talk shows enjoyed by millions of viewers over the first 40 years of TV history have been rarely seen since they originally aired. But now, thanks to the emergence of classic diginets, that's about to change.

Starting Monday, Sony Pictures Television Networks' GetTV service will be airing a full night of vintage variety programs every week, featuring "The Judy Garland Show," which ran on CBS in the 1963-64 TV season, and episodes of "The Merv Griffin Show" from the 1960s and...

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