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*In a 1975 appearance on ''[[The Tonight Show]]'', Kermit does make the "person in my throat" joke in response to his own. "That's a frog joke, real big with all the frogs out there," he tells [[Johnny Carson]].
 
*In a 1975 appearance on ''[[The Tonight Show]]'', Kermit does make the "person in my throat" joke in response to his own. "That's a frog joke, real big with all the frogs out there," he tells [[Johnny Carson]].
 
*In [[Episode 115: Candice Bergen|episode 115]] of ''[[The Muppet Show]]'', [[Behemoth]] visits the clinic for his soar throat. [[Dr. Bob]] inspects and discovers he has a frog in his throat - Kermit to be exact.
 
*In [[Episode 115: Candice Bergen|episode 115]] of ''[[The Muppet Show]]'', [[Behemoth]] visits the clinic for his soar throat. [[Dr. Bob]] inspects and discovers he has a frog in his throat - Kermit to be exact.
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Revision as of 01:24, August 25, 2016

Vhbehemoth

Behemoth with a case of "ingrown TV show host."

Having "a frog in my throat" is a common expression referring to the hoarseness of one's voice.

Given the fact that the most famous Muppet character, Kermit, is a frog, the expression has found its way into may productions as a part of a joke.

References

  • In Julie on Sesame Street, Kermit struggles to make it through the opening lines of "Bein' Green" due to laryngitis. He remarks, "Bet you thought I was gonna do the old joke about having a man in my throat, didn't you?"
  • In a 1975 appearance on The Tonight Show, Kermit does make the "person in my throat" joke in response to his own. "That's a frog joke, real big with all the frogs out there," he tells Johnny Carson.
  • In episode 115 of The Muppet Show, Behemoth visits the clinic for his soar throat. Dr. Bob inspects and discovers he has a frog in his throat - Kermit to be exact.
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