Ed McMahon had many talents, but he most excelled at making other people look good. In our video tribute below, the television legend reflects on his life and legacy, including more than 30 years working with Johnny Carson. Speaking with TVGuide.com in October, McMahon, who died Monday at 86, also talked about remaining optimistic despite health and financial struggles. "I'm going to do the best thing I can do everyday, to make things better," he said. Heeeere's Ed.