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Ed McMahon dead at 86

Ed McMahon, Johnny Carson’s loyal sidekick on “The Tonight Show” for nearly three decades, died today in California.  He was 86.  College of Communication Professor Cathy Perron, director of the Television Program, can discuss McMahon’s impact on the medium. Contact Cathy Perron, 617-353-4976, cperron@bu.edu