Another one of those "A friend told me that. . . ."

The Smothers Brothers are actually the Brothers Cousins.

They are actually cousins, and their real last name is “Brothers.”

He said he saw it on a documentary (this was about 10 years ago).

I’ve been unable to verify it one way or the other.


The IMDb says they’re brothers. I don’t know if that’s worth anything, but they’re usually pretty accurate.


'Scuse my ignorance, but who is the “IMDb”?

The Internet Movie Database.

“Waheeey! ‘Duck!’ Get it?”
“Errr… No…”
“Duck! Sounds almost exactly like fu-”