Pic of the Day: “The Velvet Jungle” revisited

It’s National Pancake Day! What better way to celebrate than with a nice hot stack of “super pancakes” served up by Danny, the (unfortunately racist) diner dude from the Starsky and Hutch episode “The Velvet Jungle,” first broadcast on March 5, 1977. Here Danny reveals the secret ingredient that makes his “super pancakes” so super.

The Velvet Jungle - 1977

I’m guessing a visit from the county health inspector is in Danny’s future. Dirty dining, indeed. Now let’s all go out and get some pancakes!