Kojak had more personality than many 1970s TV detectives. First off, he was bald and proud. While all the other TV detectives were pruning their moustaches and fluffing their shaggy locks, Kojack went completely hairless. And while all his colleagues were smoking cigarettes trying to look hardcore, Kojak rocked a Tootsie pop. That’s right, a grown man rocking a lollipop and looking tough while doing it.
Gumshoe Tuesday: Kojak