When Fozzie overhears Hilda, Kermit, and Scooter talking about getting rid of "that bear" he thinks they're talking about him when in actual truth it's Gonzo's teddy bear that is being badmouthed. Meanwhile, Sesame Street's Bert & Ernie make a guest appearance in a musical number with Connie Stevens. Written by
Did You Know?
This episode was the debut of the Swedish Chef, who makes bouncing meatballs and the Muppet News Man. The News flash was filmed later in the season as he is wearing glasses and has his later voice. Wayne and Wanda are also introduced in this episode, however they won't sing until the next episode The Muppet Show: Joel Grey
(1976). See more
Kermit the Frog
[on Gonzo's act
This act may not last long... In fact it's over.
Composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performed by Gonzo (Dave Goelz
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