Some of My Best Friends are Men
|Some of My Best Friends are Men|
|Presented by||Maxine Samuels|
|Country of origin||Canada|
|No. of seasons||1|
|Running time||30 minutes|
|Original network||CBC Television|
|Original release||11 September –|
13 November 1975
The series took a humorous approach to feminist topics during International Women's Year. One recurring segment featured Dave Broadfoot who portrayed a male chauvinist and was pied for his behaviour. Florynce Kennedy also hosted a regular opinion segment. A "Shiny Golden Porker" award was announced to identify cases of media sexism. Subjects included men who look after their children following separation, and the legality of prostitution. Series host was television producer Maxine Samuels (The Forest Rangers).
This half-hour series was broadcast Thursdays at 10:30 p.m. (Eastern time) from 11 September to 13 November 1975.
- Ms! (CBC Television, 1973)
- Corcelli, John (September 2005). "Some of My Best Friends are Men". Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2010.