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Sesame's Dr. Phil parody to premiere February 20

Discussion in 'Sesame Appearances' started by annegirl, Feb 15, 2004.

  1. annegirl

    annegirl New Member

    Just got my Dr. Phil weekly guide, and the muppets are supposed to be on Fri. Feb. 20th ....... sure hope so! :excited:
  2. Phillip

    Phillip Administrator Staff Member

    Here's what his Web site has to say...

    http://www.drphil.com

    The new Sesame character "Dr. Feel" is one of several new parody characters that will be in season 35. This is from last month's announcement about the new season.

    http://www.muppetcentral.com/news/2004/011304.shtml
  3. Whatever

    Whatever Active Member

    I know I'm an ignoramus, but who is Dr Phil?
  4. Buck-Beaver

    Buck-Beaver Well-Known Member

    You're better off not knowing.

    *Whinces in anticipation of being pelted with vegtables by angry Dr. Phil fans.

    Actually, he's a psychologist from Texas who got "bored" with his regular practice, became a jury consultant, helped Oprah win a lawsuit, became a guest on her show and now he's got his own show. He's extremely popular but most doctors are extremely critical of his methods, and rightly so. I don't agree with his approach, but he's definately entertaining.

    `Ya got love anybody who has his own Muppet! :)
  5. Erine81981

    Erine81981 Active Member

    So the SS muppets will be on Dr. Phil Feb 20?
  6. dmx10101

    dmx10101 Member

    Dr.Phil is a boring talk show.
  7. Fozzie Bear

    Fozzie Bear Well-Known Member

    I think his hard-hitting "truths" about people when he's 'helping' them is kinda harsh, but sometimes folks thinks it's the best way of dealing with problems. I suppose that it's better than asking over and over again, "So, how does that make you feel? Mm-hmm, and how does THAT make you feel? Mm-hmm. How do you feel about that? Mm-hmm." I hate therapists who do that! Dr. Phil is also egotistical nowadays it seems to me, but I might be wrong.
  8. Phillip

    Phillip Administrator Staff Member

    Yep. Should be an interesting pairing to say the least.
  9. muppet maniac

    muppet maniac Well-Known Member

    Wow.This sounds great!

    Is there a picture of Dr.Feel anywhere?
  10. Drtooth

    Drtooth Well-Known Member

    NUTS!!! He enjoyed it! It's always a bad sign when the real person likes the parody... j/k :halo:
  11. Green Ranger

    Green Ranger New Member

    Woah. SS Muppets on Dr. Phil?! Hope he doesn't give them bad advice. :eek:
  12. vetters

    vetters New Member

    Maybe Dr. Phil is the one who told them to sell themselves to Disney. :o
  13. muppet maniac

    muppet maniac Well-Known Member

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    NUTS!!! He enjoyed it! It's always a bad sign when the real person likes the parody... j/k
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    I know.I saw that too.Who's performing Dr.Feel?
  14. Pino

    Pino Member

    Thats on my birthday!!!!
  15. muppet maniac

    muppet maniac Well-Known Member

    There was a clip of Dr.Phil with Dr.Feel on Entertainment Tonight.Saw it a few minutes ago.
  16. Daffyfan2003

    Daffyfan2003 Well-Known Member

    I checked the TV listings for the show today and they didn't say anything about the Sesame Street Muppets. I'm hoping that's just an oversight on the website. I was really mad when I taped "The Other Half" thinking Kermit would be on it, yet he never showed up. I hope we don't have this situation again.
  17. Phillip

    Phillip Administrator Staff Member

  18. bacon

    bacon New Member

    i just saw the episode of dr. phil. It was cool. Elmo was giving kisses to all the little kids, dr. feel was acting like dr. phil, and big bird was intimidating everyone with his size.
  19. muppet maniac

    muppet maniac Well-Known Member

    The episode will come on at 3:00pm here.So I am waiting.....
  20. FigmentGonzo

    FigmentGonzo New Member

    Who was the voice

    Dr. Feel sounded so familiar! Was it indeed Steve doing the voice?

    Jessica


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