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"The Moonwalk" on H.R. Pufnstuf

Did Jacko Jack the Moonwalk?

Contrary to popular belief, "The Moonwalk" long preceded Michael Jackson's rise to fame in the '80s. H.R. Pufnstuf, a popular children's television program, debuted the dance (or some variation of it) in the early '70s. The fabulously overdressed frog lady who first showcased the routine had a bit more hip action than Jacko, but other than that, she demonstrates the same dance. For the most part.

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ychromosome ychromosome 7 years
ya, I hated shows like that when I was young. it kind of made me dizzy/scared... moving trees, human pillars/clocks? I didn't get it and 20 years later I still don't :(
lickety-split lickety-split 7 years
interesting. the frog can really dance, lol. the voice sounds like that sherry woman that did the lamb puppet (?)
Home Home 7 years
That frog lady is the stuff of my nightmares. I had to stop watching before it got to the moonwalk. I'm sorry.
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