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[[Image:Hoo_Haw.JPG|thumb|300px|The Babies enjoying "Hoo Haw."]]
 
[[Image:Hoo_Haw.JPG|thumb|300px|The Babies enjoying "Hoo Haw."]]
   
'''''Hee Haw''''' was an American television variety show featuring country music which aired on [[CBS]] from 1969 to 1971, and then another twenty years in first run syndication. Inspired by ''[[Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In]]'', the show was hosted by [[Buck Owens]] and [[Roy Clark]].
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'''''Hee Haw''''' was an American television variety show featuring country music and humor with the fictional rural "Kornfield Kounty" as a backdrop. It aired on [[CBS]] from 1969 to 1971, and then another twenty years in first run syndication. Inspired by ''[[Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In]]'', the show was hosted by [[Buck Owens]] and [[Roy Clark]].
   
 
[[Bernie Brillstein|Bernie Brillstein's]] first big "package deal" from the Brillstein Company was ''Hee-Haw'', which he recalled in his memoir ''[[Where Did I Go Right?]]'' followed his failed sale of ''[[The Muppet Show]]'' to CBS.
 
[[Bernie Brillstein|Bernie Brillstein's]] first big "package deal" from the Brillstein Company was ''Hee-Haw'', which he recalled in his memoir ''[[Where Did I Go Right?]]'' followed his failed sale of ''[[The Muppet Show]]'' to CBS.
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
* October 23, 1981: [[Big Bird]] appeared at "Slim's Bar-B-Que" with [[Slim Pickens]], [[Roy Clark]], and [[Buck Owens]].<ref>''Woodford County Journal'' TV listings</ref>
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* October 23, 1981: [[Big Bird]] appeared at "Slim's Bar-B-Que" with [[Slim Pickens]], [[Roy Clark]], and [[Buck Owens]]. Other guests were Billy "Crash" Craddock and Sonny James. <ref>''Woodford County Journal'' TV listings</ref>
   
 
* December 12, 1981: [[Oscar the Grouch]] and [[Bruno the Trashman]] appeared in the Slim's Bar-B-Que segment. Other guests included David Frizzell, Shelly West, The Shoppe, and The Million Dollar Band.<ref>''The Journal News'' TV listings</ref>
 
* December 12, 1981: [[Oscar the Grouch]] and [[Bruno the Trashman]] appeared in the Slim's Bar-B-Que segment. Other guests included David Frizzell, Shelly West, The Shoppe, and The Million Dollar Band.<ref>''The Journal News'' TV listings</ref>

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The Babies enjoying "Hoo Haw."

Hee Haw was an American television variety show featuring country music and humor with the fictional rural "Kornfield Kounty" as a backdrop. It aired on CBS from 1969 to 1971, and then another twenty years in first run syndication. Inspired by Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In, the show was hosted by Buck Owens and Roy Clark.

Bernie Brillstein's first big "package deal" from the Brillstein Company was Hee-Haw, which he recalled in his memoir Where Did I Go Right? followed his failed sale of The Muppet Show to CBS.

Appearances

  • December 12, 1981: Oscar the Grouch and Bruno the Trashman appeared in the Slim's Bar-B-Que segment. Other guests included David Frizzell, Shelly West, The Shoppe, and The Million Dollar Band.[2]

References

Connections

In addition to hosts Clark and Owens, many individuals who have worked with the Muppets have also appeared on Hee Haw, as guests or regulars.

Sources

  1. Woodford County Journal TV listings
  2. The Journal News TV listings

External links

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