From "The Muppet Show: Rita Moreno (#1.5)"
[during Talk spot
] Well, Rita, what we have now is what we call our 'Talk Spot', where the guest star sits and talks casually with the frog.
Yeah, yeah, I know, Kermit. But can I say something? Haven't you noticed that on all these variety shows, the guess stars always come off so phony? I mean, you KNOW that they're rehearsed. You KNOW that they are reading cue cards.
But, Rita, on our show...
[looks past the camera as if reading que cards
But, Rita... wait a minute... But, but Rita on our show WE do not use any cue cards, Rita... On our show... we do not...