The Cos is coming to Tacoma. From “Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids” to “The Cosby Show,” and some of the most memorable stand-up comedy albums of the last half century, few have left their mark on popular culture like Bill Cosby. The 74-year-old icon will be the main attraction on Sunday, Feb. 10, at the University of Puget Sound's Memorial Fieldhouse, and we've got a related Q & A in this week's issue.
But I spent more than an hour on the phone with the celebrated actor, comedian, author and Jell-O pitch man, a conversation that covered roughly seven decades of his life. There was no way I could fit all his great anecdotes in print. So stay tuned to this space for a few outtakes, beginning with this clip of me telling America's Dad I've got a bone to pick with him.