If you like game shows that are more entertaining than just watching other people win money, you probably liked watching "Hollywood Squares" on TV. Forty-five years ago today, October 17, 1966 "Hollywood Squares" debuted on NBC-TV. Now that the "Frog Days of Fall" are upon us, cooler days and nights, we may be indoors a bit more watching game shows (or not).

Host Peter Marshall knew that whenever the show got bogged down, comedian Paul Lynde would liven it up in the center square. Here's a classic clip from the show: