The host for the episode is Danny DeVito, and the musical guest is Sparks. The skits for this episode are as follows: Andy Kaufman hypes his upcoming wrestling match. For his opening ... See full summary »

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Himself - Host / Louie DePalma / Passenger / Bill Hoskins / Willie
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Wendy Whiner / roadie
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Flight Attendant / Mary Hoskins / Herself / Karen Block
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Himself / Dr. Jack Badofsky / Ozzy Osbourne / Dr. Simon Radlauer
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Drug dealer / Solomon
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Announcer / Doug Whiner / Don / Pudge
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Miguel / Lou Grant / fan / Himself
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Sparks ...
Themselves - Musical Guest
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Himself - Special Guest
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Himself - Announcer (voice)
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The host for the episode is Danny DeVito, and the musical guest is Sparks. The skits for this episode are as follows: Andy Kaufman hypes his upcoming wrestling match. For his opening monologue, Danny DeVito invites the rest of the cast from Taxi to take a bow after their show was canceled by ABC without warning. Louis DePalma drives a taxi down to the ABC headquarters and detonates a bomb, bringing down the entire building as revenge for their canceling his show. Doug and Wendy Whiner annoy those around them with their constant whining. For the Weekend Update, Brian Doyle-Murray reports on Al Haig's attempts to resolve the Falklands crisis and accusations that Nancy Reagan failed to return a set of borrowed jewels, Christine Ebersole reports on Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn turning down an invitation to the White House and political changes in Argentina, Dr. Badofsky warns of the many diseases people can catch from animals, Mary Gross attempts to report on the new production of Annie with an... Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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15 May 1982 (USA)  »

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Willie: I know I satisfied my young woman, she knows. She knows I satisfied her good.
Solomon: Yeah...
Willie: You know what she say to me after?
Solomon: Yeah, I know what your women say to you, man...
Willie: What she say?
Solomon: 'I want a meal, not a snack', man.
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References Conan the Barbarian (1982) See more »

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Tomorrow
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Composed by Charles Strouse (uncredited)
Lyrics by Martin Charnin (uncredited)
Performed by Mary Gross
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