Fred would love to give Wilma a real stunner of an anniversary gift--a baby grand piano--but its cost is way out of his league, until "Eighty-Eight Fingers Louie" offers him a real steal of a deal. Written by
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Because an anniversary song based on a variation of "Happy Birthday to You" would have raised copyright and royalty issues, the producers instead created an original anniversary song that Barney and the police officers sing to a tune based on the "Willam Tell Overture," which is in the public domain. See more
At the rate of speed the piano moved through Fred's house, the piano should have been already on the street by the time Fred explained to Wilma that what she saw she didn't see. About 40 seconds later, Barney, laying on the ground, tells Fred he has just been run over by a piano, and then the piano is shown just beginning to leave Fred's yard. See more
[the piano gets stuck in the doorway
Stand back, Barney. I'm going to put a little weight behind it.
But Fred, you're a lot of weight!
[Fred takes a run at the piano and proceeds to knock it over Barney and out the other side of the house