The Loudmouth
On Mort's TV show, the Loudmouth often became the center of the action more than the main stage. Everyone had access to voice their views and defend them or face Mort telling them to "Zip it!".

You're invited to once again step up to the Loudmouth. Share your beliefs, join in on a debate or share your memories of Morton Downey Jr.

Click here and step up to the Loudmouth.

Mort vs. The Others
The critics would very often slam The Morton Downey Jr. Show as crude television that needed to be removed while they would praise Oprah, Phil Donahue and others for their shows. Here's a sample of show topics from Mort's shows and others from June 1988.

You decide who was sensationalistic and who was bringing important issues to the people of America.

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