10 ways Dick Clark changed pop culture

Published On: Apr 19 2012 11:42:09 AM EDT

From discovering Madonna to making New Year's Eve cool, look back at 10 ways the late Dick Clark changed pop culture.

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5. Pranking Stars -- Clark co-produced the show "TV's Bloopers & Practical Jokes," which debuted in the 1980s. The series featured, among other gags, pranks on big stars, and was a prototype for shows like Ashton Kutcher's "Punk'd."

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