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Discussion in 'Classic Muppets' started by D'Snowth, Jun 10, 2017.

  1. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

  2. muppetgem

    muppetgem Well-Known Member

    Yeah, I think they're just more used to the newer, politically correct stuff.
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  3. LittleJerry92

    LittleJerry92 Well-Known Member

    I think it's probably because of all the explosives and physical Comedy gags that happen within the commercials.

    Frankly I see these two as nothing more than one-joke characters, and they sure pull it off well.
  4. Pig's Laundry

    Pig's Laundry Well-Known Member

    Well, the Muppets have a history of one joke characters somehow becoming popular. I point you to Lew Zealand, Crazy Harry, and The Count.
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  5. Muppet Master

    Muppet Master Well-Known Member

    And they almost always seem to be Jerry Nelson characters.
  6. LittleJerry92

    LittleJerry92 Well-Known Member

    You could also say Beaker, what with all the mishaps he gets in. :D
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