Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (2)

  • Uncle Deadly: Ah, what fools these Muppets be...

  • Statler: Every week, the show gets better to me. Waldorf: Every week, your eyesight gets worse.

Notes (10)

  • This is the first time Nigel is done by John Lovelady instead of Jim Henson.

  • Debut: Vendaface.

  • This episode was taped from 11/9-11/1976.

  • "Minuet in G" by Beethoven is the UK Spot.

  • The characters who had appeared in both "The Muppet Show" and "Sesame Street" included the following: Kermit Snerfs Beautiful Day Monster Mahna Mahna

  • After his debut, Vendaface will appear two more times.

  • This episode does NOT feature Mahna Mahna. There is also the same episode but with the first number of Twiggy replaced by a German version of "Lean on Me" sung by Mary Roos, a German singer and accompanied by Rowlf.

  • Fozzie's joke: I went to a resort hotel for a change and a rest - the waiter got the change and the hotel got the rest. Gonzo's gong: Gonzo hits Beautiful Day Monster who gets in the way of the gong.

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Allusions (2)

  • "Dance" was written by Paul F. Jabara. "In My Life" was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. It was originally performed by The Beatles. "Let It Snow" was written by Sammy Cahn and Jule Styne. "Ain't Nobody's Business by My Own" was written by Irving Taylor.

  • Uncle Deadly: Ah, What fools these Muppets be. This is similer to a quote from Shakespear's Midsummer Night Dream