Canned Laughter is an episode from the seventh season of Garfield and Friends.


Jon builds a comedy robot, but it doesn't work the way he wants, especially when it goes on a comedy rampage.



Battle of the wits

Major Characters

Minor Characters

  • Device Builders
  • Device Builder Inventor (voiced by Thom Huge)
  • Inventor (voiced by Gregg Berger)
  • Man (voiced by Thom Huge)
  • Sheckitron 3000 (voiced by Gregg Berger)
  • Inventor of Sheckitron 3000 (voiced by Gregg Berger)


Cultural References

  • The comedy robot does several famous impressions, including:
    • Willoughby the Dog from the Tex Avery short Of Foxes and Hounds ("Which way did they go, George?")
    • Abbott and Costello (the "Who's on First?" routine, which was previously parodied in Who Done It?)
    • Joe Besser ("You crazy you" and "I'm gonna give you such a pinch," rendered here as "Oh, you big crazy. I'm gonna give you such a hit".)
    • Groucho Marx ("That's the most ridiculous thing I ever heard." During this scene, the robot also holds a wrench in a similar fashion to how Groucho would hold a cigar.)
    • Irv Benson and Milton Berle (Heckler Robot: "You're too close to me." Comedy Robot: "How far should I be?" Heckler Robot: "You got a car?")
    • Rodney Dangerfield ("I don't get no respect.")
    • Henny Youngman ("Take my wife...please.")

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