Tony Clifton Meets The Muppets

Having thought I have seen everything that is cool there is to see, here is me finding this bizarre set of clips from 1982’s The Fantastic Miss Piggy special. Lounge singer Tony Clifton—who sometimes is mistakenly confused with Taxi actor Andy Kaufman—makes an extended appearance on the show, singing several songs.

Apparently in the rest of the special, there is a devil’s three-way love triangle between Piggy, John Ritter, and George Hamilton—but the Clifton bits are clearly (in my opinion) the highlight (having not seen the rest of the show but just these bits with Clifton):