D.C. Follies (1987–1989)

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Set in a Washington, D.C. bar, Fred Willard was the bartender, and the patrons were all Krofft puppets, including former U.S. Presidents Reagan, Carter, Ford, and Nixon, and news reporters Dan Rather and Ted Koppel.

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  • Fred Willard in D.C. Follies (1987)
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  • Fred Willard in D.C. Follies (1987)
  • The Krofft Puppets in D.C. Follies (1987)
  • The Krofft Puppets in D.C. Follies (1987)
  • The Krofft Puppets in D.C. Follies (1987)

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12 June 2004 | matlock-6
Genius, way ahead of its time
If this was on today, it would probably be the most popular show on TV. The humor was as witty and sharp as anything by the South Park guys. Well known US politicians would appear as Kroft puppets, along with many famous Hollywood people (Cher was always on, speaking in a creaky old lady voice) also in Kroft puppet form. The show was only 30 minutes, I always wished it had been an hour long.

Ex presidents like Ford, Carter and Nixon along with then president Reagan and first lady Nancy were regulars. Fred Willard was the only living person on the show, appearing as a bartender and playing a kind of straight man to the comedy of Nixon's harebrained schemes and other hilarious skits with the puppets. Absolute genius. They should rerun this on Comedy Central!

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