Being Elmo

Watching him on Jimmy Fallon the other night with Andy Samberg reminded me of what a comic genius "Elmo" is. Kevin Clash, Elmo's puppeteer, is probably the most underrated physical comedian of our time, to say nothing of his wit and impeccable timing.

See also: Elmo and Ricky on Sesame Street, and at Ricky's office. But do not miss these outtakes, which may be one of the funniest things Elmo or Ricky has done.

via Kottke.