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ABC NEWS AND PEOPLE MAGAZINE PRESENT: "BEST IN TV: THE GREATEST TV SHOWS OF OUR TIME WITH BARBARA WALTERS, A SPECIAL EDITION OF 20/20."

"Television Fans Submit More Than A Milluion Votes In An Unprecedented Online Ballot." The Twilight Zone places second in the favorite drama category.

My dad would have been stunned by this recognition. He was once quoted as saying he did not believe his writing would stand the test of time.

 
 
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"Being like everybody is the same as being nobody."
From Twilight Zone Episode: "Number Twelve Looks Just Like You."

 
 
William Self, who produced the pilot episode of The Twilight Zone, (Where Is Everybody?) talks about how the show was finally launched. "Rod was a very enthusiastic guy, full of energy and just a terrific guy." Of the initial narrators he says, "They always came out sounding a little pompous and stiff."
Fast forward to approximately 8:24

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedd