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Who is your favorite Jerry Nelson character?

Discussion in 'Classic Muppets' started by dwayne1115, Jul 19, 2016.

  1. dwayne1115

    dwayne1115 Well-Known Member

    It's that time again, and this one is going to be fun! Today we are talking about Jerry Nelson and his characters on the Muppet Show.Now Jerry did have a lot of one time characters that would mostly sing songs. We are not really talking about them, because latter on we will focusing on that.
    Now I have a feeling how poll is going to go, but I maybe wrong. I know for a fact that one of Jerry's characters has a huge fan following. However I do hope this is not a one sided poll let the voteing/dissociation begin!
  2. JT Yorke

    JT Yorke Well-Known Member

    I voted for Robin , sweet innocent and teaches you that size doesnt really matter:) And the bless us all song from the christmas carol just makes me melt.

    Same with all the other puppeteers they are so many great characters
    Last edited: Jul 19, 2016
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  3. dwayne1115

    dwayne1115 Well-Known Member

    I choose Robin as well. His song Just one Person gets to me every time I hear it.
  4. JT Yorke

    JT Yorke Well-Known Member

    and how could i forget halfway down the stairs!
  5. MikaelaMuppet

    MikaelaMuppet Well-Known Member

  6. JT Yorke

    JT Yorke Well-Known Member

    He did only include muppets from the muppet show.

    No ernie at the jim henson poll and no bert at the frank oz one!
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  7. MikaelaMuppet

    MikaelaMuppet Well-Known Member

    Bummer. :(
  8. Muppet Master

    Muppet Master Well-Known Member

    I chose Lew Zealand, Jerry Nelson had so many great one-note characters, and Lew Zealand is the most absurd and hilarious of them all. His introduction episode, the Marisa Berenson one, is great, and his GMC running gag, here are the paper towels, is one of the highlights of the movie.
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  9. Pig's Laundry

    Pig's Laundry Well-Known Member

    I had a hard time choosing but I finally went with Floyd. I love his voice, his singing, he's a great bass player and I just love him for being so silly yet simultaneously very chill.
  10. Blue Frackle

    Blue Frackle Well-Known Member


    Wanna know why I never replied to this thread? Because it made my head explode. Dude did all of my favorite characters - :sing:, :crazy:, :fishy:.

    I went with Floyd, just because he wasn't a one-trick pony.

    Was it Robin? I get that; the character kind of transcends Muppets.
  11. Sgt Floyd

    Sgt Floyd Well-Known Member


  12. Rarity

    Rarity Member

    Floyd and Robin:sing:

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