Eliot: Why'd you have to dress me up like Howdy Doody?
Referencing the children's TV series (1947-1960) featuring a freckle-faced boy marionette dressed as a cowboy and his "owner," Buffalo Bob Smith. Other human characters on the show included Clarabelle the Clown, J. Corny Cobb, and Chief Thunderthud. The show also introduced the Peanut Gallery and the catch-phrase "Say kids, what time is it? It's Howdy Doody time!"