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When Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In gits countrify'd, yep, welcome to Kornfield Kounty.

Hee Haw is an American television variety show featurin' country music and humor with the fictional rural "Kornfield Kounty" as the backdrop. It aired first-run on CBS from 1969 to 1971, in syndication from 1971 to 1993, and on TNN from 1996 to 1997. Reruns of the series currently run on RFD-TV (which began in 2008) and Circle (which began in 2020).

It was taped for the CBS Television Network at its station affiliate WLAC-TV (which now became WTVF) in America's #1 big country city of Nashville, Tennessee, and later at Nashville's favorite theme park, Opryland USA in the city's Donelson area.

Why It's So Country-Like

  1. It was th' world's very first country-themed variety-comedy TV program.
  2. It inspirin' NBC's Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In. This is why, this is American television's #1 country-themed sketch comedy program.
  3. It's th' purest form of th' hilarious all-American country-themed comedy, ye'll never fergit!
  4. Very funny bluegrass theme song.
  5. Hilarious acting.
  6. It had great country-themed dialogue.
  7. The settin' of "Kornfield Kounty" is rootin', tootin' creative.
  8. It had humorous country-themed segments: PFFT! You Was Gone!, KORN News (along with The Weather Girl), The Haystack, Hee Haw's All-Jug Band, The Cornfield, Slim Pickens' Bar-B-Q, The Haystack an' The Moonshiners.
  9. Tons of very funny country-themed comedy moments, from here and thar. YEE-HAW!
  10. Country-themed slapstick humor just kicked in!
  11. Country-themed jokes and puns are done-well.
  12. Humorous animated cartoon segments are totally funny, thanks to Format Films.
  13. It had very funny country music.
  14. Country-themed comedy television that just kickin' in!
  15. It was one of television's 1969 show premieres that kicked in! ...five months before the preschool-oriented Sesame Street is introduced.

Why It's NOT-So Country-Like

  1. Dagnabbit! Hee-Haw didn't aired on the world's #1 all-comedy network, Comedy Central!