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Your Thoughts: 2007 MDA Telethon with the Muppets

Discussion in 'Muppet Appearances' started by Phillip, Sep 2, 2007.

  1. travellingpat

    travellingpat Active Member

    ill try but its a lot...if someone else can that would be cool....im not sure how to do it and my computers older
  2. maniacal muppet

    maniacal muppet Active Member

    Well, I only saw Bear this morning. Who else showed up?
  3. Daffyfan2003

    Daffyfan2003 Well-Known Member

    Could that have been Tom Bergeron? I believe I remember him hosting the telethon with the Muppets previously, either a year or so ago.
  4. travellingpat

    travellingpat Active Member

    yeah it was bergeron and austin pepe and rizzo were there also
  5. JEANYLASER

    JEANYLASER Member

    they are awesome! they raised over $63 million dollars.
  6. TheJimHensonHour

    TheJimHensonHour New Member

    It was pretty obvious they didn't know I'd make a safe bet they thought he was a generic version of that sloth from the big big world show lol
    I mean unless those kids where dumb or something but I'm not one to believe children are dumb. ;)
  7. Erine81981

    Erine81981 Active Member

    Well i saw most of Pepe and Rizzo on all of it last night and a little this morning. I recorded it. I did miss Bear's appearance. My record stopped due to me not programing the rest of the show. I have a DVR so that's why i missed Bear's but maybe get to see it on Youtube. But i really enjoyed it and was glad to see two other characters other then Johnny and Sal not to say i don't like them just glad it wasn't them again.
  8. ploobis

    ploobis Well-Known Member

    Around 6:00am I left a tape in the VCR to record the MDA Telethon while I went to sleep. Pepe & Rizzo were singing there version of "Wake Up Little Susie" (only it was called "Wake Up Little Pledgers") :) :rolleyes:

    It was AWESOME!
  9. BeakerSqueedom

    BeakerSqueedom Active Member

    *Missed it all*

    X_X
  10. anytimepally

    anytimepally Active Member

    can anyone get me an MP3 of this? :halo:
  11. theprawncracker

    theprawncracker Well-Known Member

    Oh my gosh that would be so insanely cool... :p

    But anyway, I had set my TiVo to record the whole telethon... or so I thought, but I soon found out that it can only record in eight hour incraments, so I just got the first eight hours of the telethon. Bear was nice to see... but I wanted to see Rizzo and Pepe! :p
  12. scarecroe

    scarecroe Active Member

    Here's the song they did.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iaCJ3PM3zT8

    They appeared first with Jerry for four and a half minutes, and did about 22 minutes of hosting with Tom Bergeron. This song was their final appearance on the telethon.
  13. MWoO

    MWoO Active Member

    Ooo. Nice. The amount of Muppets on Youtube is staggering. I'm glad this got posted. Will you be going through what you have a posting the rest of their appearances?

    You've got to admire their work ethic. They were there for hours and did a rather nice finish. They were really on their game here.
  14. TheJimHensonHour

    TheJimHensonHour New Member

    I have to agree it was really cute and thanks for posting that! I'd love to see more of pepe and rizo!
  15. theprawncracker

    theprawncracker Well-Known Member

    Oh my goooooosh! That was AWESOME! :excited: Thanks SO much for posting that, scarecroe! :D
  16. mrsieve

    mrsieve Member

    The guitar Rizzo used looked like the one that came with the Janice figure.
  17. theprawncracker

    theprawncracker Well-Known Member

    It's very close, yes, but I don't think it's the same.
  18. Drtooth

    Drtooth Well-Known Member

    Very very cute. Can someone put the Bear segment up as well?
  19. Chipper

    Chipper New Member

    Pepe & Rizzo introduction on 2007 Telethon

    I performed on the Jerry Lewis Telethon this year, and although I've done several tv appearances, I gotta tell you...I was STOKED that along with Tom Bergeron, Pepe & Rizzo were also on hand to introduce my spot. They were hysterical! After Tom mentioned my stage show in Lake Tahoe, Pepe adlibbed a nice confused statement about "Lake Taco?" And proceeded to make comments about how wonderful a whole "lake full of tacos" would be, etc...

    I'm still a kid at heart because that was my favorite thing about doing the telethon this year. And my son thinks I'm a God of course because Pepe & Rizzo introduced my act. Yes! : )

    Chipper

    http://www.chipper.tv
    http://www.myspace.com/chipperlowell
  20. Smiles

    Smiles New Member

    scarcroe, I love you for posting that. What a high degree of awesome, I'm so upset I missed them!


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