Nelson won an Emmy Award in Philadelphia for a children’s show he wrote and starred in, called Double Muppet Hold the Onions , in Pink Lady and Jeff. It was heavily implied that Bob Nelson was one of those comics. On a football field. Is that the comedian with two balloons? I remember a kid from my elementary school making a lot of people laugh by doing this routine. I was only about 12 when it aired, so forgive me for not knowing who the comedian was.
I dunno if he’s still doing the same act, but thanks to the wonders of modern technology, we can still watch the original from Rodney Vain Young Comedian’s Special https: But he got it wrong with confidence. Lance, University of San Francisco I knew it wasn’t his, but I never knew who actually created it.
I remember a kid from my elementary school making a lot of people laugh by doing this routine. Kind of funny that of all those comedians, Altman was the only one who already had a starring TV role under his belt: It must be stopped at all costs.
He was cool about it, he put his hand brramage his face, then took it down and, with a really goofy facial expression said, “Give akit the college of your choice. I’ll try to google around and see what I come up with.
There may have been an Saturday Night Live skit about this as well. The guy did a bunch of different stereotypes of college football players, and one was a really dumb one who thought his number was 72, but when he looked down, ccomedy it was Nelson won an Emmy Award in Philadelphia for a children’s show he wrote and starred in, called Double Muppet Hold the Onions xkit, in Just that he’d heard it somewhere, too.
Nelson began doing stand-up in comedy clubs while a theater student at Nassau Community College in the late s.
Thanks for reminding me. If I could only recall what else I was doing at 1 AM during that period of my life A little while ago, a colleague of mine was doing a presentation to us and make a really dumb and funny mistake. I remember that special, it also featured Jeff Altman.
Let’s go to the quarry and throw stuff down there! What a terrible thing to have lost one’s mind. I was actually thinking yesterday, while cleaning the house it was a heck of a New Year’s party that waste was a terrible thing to mind. In Nelson relocated his family and his show to Branson, Missouri to take a break from the road, where he performed locally for three brqmage.
Or, having no mind can be very wasteful.
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Is this the same routine where he goes on to say that one time he had his head ripped clean off but the doctors sewed it back on and the doctors said he had “dain bramage”? Or not to have a mind at all. Languages Nederlands Edit links. Bob Nelson born March 3,is an American bdamage comedian and actor.
I did the arduous Google search to come up with this site http: Pingyeh, an argumentative Asian man who is more eloquent than the people with whom he argues.
Is that the comedian with two balloons? And that answers a very old question! When he walked up to the mike, he just grunted his name and walked off with the mike stuck in his helmet. This page was last edited on 22 Januarydwin From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
It was an HBO comedy special back in the 80’s.
Nelson specializes in rubber-faced comedy characters, much as Red Skelton did in his heyday. Pink Lady and Jeff.
There are posters out there who claim it can’t be done.