The only fitting tribute to Leonard B. Stern would come with a lot of fill-in-the-blanks. The inventor of the ever-popular parlor game “Mad Libs,”died Thursday at the age of 88.
However, the man was not always at a loss for words. Stern was also a prolific writer in Hollywood, credited for shaping the sitcom “The Honeymooners,” as well as “McMillan And Wife” and “Get Smart.” The AV Club points to this early episode of “The Honeymooners” as Stern’s first stand-alone episode:
Here’s to the man who ________ and ___________ for ____________ of ____________. May he ______ in peace.
Go play a round of the game in his memory.