‘M*A*S*H’ Star Loretta Swit Opens Up About Why She Never Cared For ‘Hot Lips’ Nickname

The actor, who played nurse Margaret Houlihan, also reflected on the series’ record-breaking finale 40 years after its historic airing. M*A*S*H was a cultural touchstone that impacted the lives of so many people during it’s 11 year run. It’s finale, “Goodbye, Farewell and Amen,” still holds the title of most-watched episode of any scripted series—even … Read more

MASH’s Cast Exodus Was What Made The Show So Great

MASH is one of the best dramedies of all time, but it wouldn’t have been that acclaimed if it wasn’t forced to replace several original cast members. MASH (Mobile Army Surgical Hospital) is widely regarded as one of the best comedy/dramas of all time, but had it not been for the cast exodus in its … Read more

Trapper’s MASH Exit Is So Much Sadder Than You Think

Wayne Rogers’ Trapper John was among the original cast of MASH who left early on despite its success, but his departure is the saddest of them all. MASH featured a lot of character departures, but nothing is as sad as Trapper John McIntyre’s (Wayne Rogers). The medical show from the ’70s is iconic for several … Read more

Why Klinger Always Wears Dresses In MASH

CPL Maxwell Klinger stood out in MASH because of his eccentric sartorial choices, but there’s a deeper meaning to his dresses in the show. MASH’s Maxwell Klinger has made a name for himself for wearing dresses in the series. Alan Alda’s Benjamin “Hawkeye” Pierce was arguably the show’s true protagonist, but without a great ensemble … Read more