Mighty Mouse - Andy Kaufman. Genius. Someone commented that it wasn't funny "out of context," meaning, without knowing Kaufman's comedy. But he was, at this time, totally unknown. SNL was a new show, and Kaufman was a new face. I remember watching, and laughing so hard, I loved this bit.

Mighty Mouse - Andy Kaufman from the inaugural SNL show in My alltime favorite show as a teenager!

Dangerous Minds | Andy Kaufman ‘Mighty Mouse’ figurine

Andy Kaufman figurine pays homage to Kaufman’s “Foreign Man” character as seen on Saturday Night Live, October The hand-sculpted figurine, by artist Scott Miller, was sold to a private collector.

Andy Kaufman brought joy, anger, laughter, discomfort, confusion, and deep sadness to his audiences. Whether it was performaing as Mighty Mouse, Elvis, Latka, or the Women’s Wrestling Champio…

Book Review: IS THIS GUY FOR REAL? The Unbelievable Andy Kaufman

Andy Kaufman brought joy, anger, laughter, discomfort, confusion, and deep sadness to his audiences. Whether it was performaing as Mighty Mouse, Elvis, Latka, or the Women’s Wrestling Champio…

Andy Kaufman: My dad and I were already well aware of Andy Kaufman's "Foreign Man" act and his conga playing from his appearances on Dick Van Dyke's variety show. So it was no surprise when in July of 1977, I caught a rerun of Saturday Night Live where Andy transformed his foreign man character into Elvis Presley and brought the house down. He started to lose me with the wrestling stuff, but his Mighty Mouse bit is nothing short of unadulterated genius.

Andrew Geoffrey "Andy" Kaufman (January 1949 – May was a popular and eccentric.

Andy Kaufman: Mighty Mouse Original (Here I Come to Save the Day)

Disclaimer: I own nothing in this video, this is from the first episode of Saturday Night Live, property of NBC Universal. Wanna sing along?

"ANDY KAUFMAN '20" mighty mouse comedy BUMPER STICKER Taxi Memphis Wrestling

"ANDY KAUFMAN '20" mighty mouse comedy BUMPER STICKER Taxi Memphis Wrestling

Vinyl bumper sticker that is a unique (and attention-grabbing) a uto accessory to say the least and perfect for the passionate Andy Kaufman enthusiast ! Can you imagine this comedy legend leading the country?

Andy Kaufman performs Mighty Mouse

"Here I come to save the day!" -Andy Kaufman lip synced to 'Might Mouse'

Andy Kaufman - Mighty Mouse

Again, the man mastered the art of being completely serious about the completely absurd.

#pizza guy for the win "Here he comes to save the daaaayyyy" a la Andy Kaufman/Mighty Mouse

guy for the win "Here he comes to save the daaaayyyy" a la Andy Kaufman/Mighty Mouse

#inktober Day 11. Oct 11, 1975. Saturday Night Live debuts. Andy Kaufman does Mighty Mouse segment. #inktober2017 #snl #livefromnewyork #ink #copic #sketch #artwork #manonthemoon #artwork #art🎨 #artfido #comedy #fresh #new #instagram #instagood #instalike

#inktober Day 11. Oct 11, 1975. Saturday Night Live debuts. Andy Kaufman does Mighty Mouse segment. #inktober2017 #snl #livefromnewyork #ink #copic #sketch #artwork #manonthemoon #artwork #art🎨 #artfido #comedy #fresh #new #instagram #instagood #instalike

The Real Andy Kaufman. By Andy Kaufman. This 85 minute documentary contains rare, live footage from a performance in the Catskills, New York 1979. Running time: 56 minutes. Format: Multiple Formats, NTSC, Color. Release date: 2001-11-06. Witness Andy in all of his classic bits including Elvis, the Foreign Man, Mighty Mouse, wrestling women, ?My Way, Oklahoma,? and bongos, bongos, bo.

The Real Andy Kaufman. By Andy Kaufman. This 85 minute documentary contains rare, live footage from a performance in the Catskills, New York 1979. Running time: 56 minutes. Format: Multiple Formats, NTSC, Color. Release date: 2001-11-06. Witness Andy in all of his classic bits including Elvis, the Foreign Man, Mighty Mouse, wrestling women, ?My Way, Oklahoma,? and bongos, bongos, bo.

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