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[[Image:Laurelandhardy.jpg|frame|Oliver and Stan are oblivious to [[Oscar the Grouch|Oscar's]] annoyance.]]
 
[[Image:Laurelandhardy.jpg|frame|Oliver and Stan are oblivious to [[Oscar the Grouch|Oscar's]] annoyance.]]
'''Laurel and Hardy''' were a legendary team of film comics, consisting of Stan Laurel (1890-1965) and Oliver Hardy (1882-1957). The pair were a contrast in humorous opposites: fat, imperious, moustachioed, Southern-accented Hardy, and thin, emotional, [[England|English]]-accented Laurel. Between 1926 and 1951, the duo appeared together in 105 films, including shorts and features.
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'''Laurel and Hardy''' were a legendary team of film comics, consisting of Stan Laurel (1890-1965) and Oliver Hardy (1882-1957). The pair were a contrast in humorous opposites: fat, imperious, mustachioed, Southern-accented Hardy, and thin, emotional, [[England|English]]-accented Laurel. Between 1926 and 1951, the duo appeared together in 105 films, including shorts and features.
   
 
==References==
 
==References==
*Laurel and Hardy appear as caricatures in the ''[[Sesame Street]]'' book ''[[We're Different, We're the Same]]''. Oliver Hardy in particular shows up on several pages.
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*In a ''[[Sesame Street]]'' sketch featuring [[Billy Crystal]] and [[Ed Grimley]], Crystal portrays a Stan Laurel-type character, imitating his hair pulling. {{SSvideo|48848c25-2484-4edd-b730-f0bd067bf296}}
 
*The song "You and Me" from ''[[The Jim Henson Hour]]'' episode "[[Episode 112: Food|Food]]" has Clifford singing, "When Laurel's in the doorway, It's Hardy far behind."
 
*The song "You and Me" from ''[[The Jim Henson Hour]]'' episode "[[Episode 112: Food|Food]]" has Clifford singing, "When Laurel's in the doorway, It's Hardy far behind."
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*Laurel and Hardy appear as caricatures in the ''Sesame Street'' book ''[[We're Different, We're the Same]]''. Oliver Hardy in particular shows up on several pages.
 
*An installment of ''[[Bert and Ernie's Great Adventures]]'' entitled "Piano Movers" parodies the team's classic short film, ''The Music Box''.
 
*An installment of ''[[Bert and Ernie's Great Adventures]]'' entitled "Piano Movers" parodies the team's classic short film, ''The Music Box''.
   

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Oliver and Stan are oblivious to Oscar's annoyance.

Laurel and Hardy were a legendary team of film comics, consisting of Stan Laurel (1890-1965) and Oliver Hardy (1882-1957). The pair were a contrast in humorous opposites: fat, imperious, mustachioed, Southern-accented Hardy, and thin, emotional, English-accented Laurel. Between 1926 and 1951, the duo appeared together in 105 films, including shorts and features.

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