Same, Black Adder remains one of my all-time fave comedies. Though I will admit it wasn’t until House was done and over with someone pointed out to me it was a spin on the classic Sherlock Holmes story. Homes = House Watson = Wilson.. Instead of smoking and cocaine House was addicted to pain pills, etc. I don’t know how I never picked up on that. in the most calming way possible) on PBS and would sell his paintings and donate the money he raised.
Bob Ross served for two decades in the Air Force and reached the rank of master sergeant. He was not a drill instructor (he started out as a records tech), however, he said that his job required him to frequently yell and be mean, and apparently earned the nickname “Bust-‘Em-Up Bob”. He did not enjoy that and later swore not to carry that demeanor again, hence his gentle voice and presence that we know him for now.