Scooter talks Fozzie in doing "The Telephone Pole Bit" and Fozzie practices dutifully until he finds out what the bit is really all about.
Did You Know?
The Telephone Pole Bit, seen in episode #1.8 (guest star Paul Williams
), uses the name Mike Oznowiczsky, the name of Frank Oz
's father. See more
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[Fozzie is backstage mentally preparing for the "telephone pole gag"
I am a telephone pole, I am made of solid wood. I am a telephone pole, I am made of solid wood.
[a woodpecker starts pecking Fozzie's head
I am too talented for my own good.
Written by Paul Williams
Performed by Paul Williams
with Rowlf (Jim Henson
), Zoot (Dave Goelz
Sgt. Floyd Pepper (Jim Henson
), Animal (Frank Oz
), George (Frank Oz
, Wanda (Eren Ozker
), Janice (Eren Ozker
), Gonzo (Dave Goelz
), Miss Piggy (Richard Hunt
, Hilda (Eren Ozker
), Scooter (Richard Hunt
) & the Guru See more