Celebrating comedy icon Bob Newhart’s 92nd birthday!

Dave Plier

Bob Newhart speaks during night one of the Television Academy’s 2016 Creative Arts Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Phil McCarten/Invision for the Television Academy/AP Images)

WGN Radio’s Dave Plier talks to comedy legend Bob Newhart as he celebrates his 92nd birthday, the 60th anniversary of the original ‘Bob Newhart Variety Show’ from 1961, the impact of his two award winning sitcoms, Grammy award winning comedy album ‘The Button Down Mind of Bob Newhart’, and more!

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