The host for the episode is George Carlin, and the musical guests are Billy Preston and Janis Ian. The skits for this episode are as follows: an ESL teacher steadily loses his temper when a student repeats his every word. New Dad Insurance offers bereaved families a new father to take the place of their deceased one. A distraught rape victim in a courtroom describes the attacker's words in writing, which then confuses an inattentive jurist. Andy Kaufman sings along with a Mighty Mouse record. A reporter interviews the victim of a shark bite who, despite his claims to the contrary, obviously still has all his limbs. Two men, claiming to be a married couple, discuss the benefits of a new vitamin product called Jamitol. A mock ad for pain-reliever Triopenin plays up the product's child-proof caps. Albert Brooks presents a documentary titled "The Impossible Truth," in which he presents several shocking news stories. In the maternity ward of a hospital for bees, father bees anxiously wait ... Written by
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Did You Know?
Each of the five ad spoofs that appear in this broadcast would be repeated several times throughout the first season. See more
accidentally announces the cast as The Not For Ready Prime Time Players. See more
[talking about the phrase "jumbo shrimp"
Himself - Host
It's like "military intelligence." The two words don't go together.
In the closing credits, nearly every name contains the nickname "Bud", (Lorne "Bud" Michaels, Gilda "Bud" Radner, etc.) a nod to the crazy closing credits of Monty Python's Flying Circus
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"Mighty Mouse Theme"
Written by Marshall Barer
, Jimmy Carroll
and Philip A. Scheib
(as Philip Scheib)
Lipsyncing by Andy Kaufman See more