Gene Gene the Dancing Machine - The talent show
spoof THE GONG SHOW/SYN/1976-80 featured the occasional appearance of Gene
Patton, a beefy black stagehand affectionately known as Gene Gene, the Dancing
Gene earned his nickname from the dance he performed which looked like
someone doing the twist and walking like an old man. When Gene wiggled onto the
stage, the audience and celebrity panel gave him a rousing applause.
Go! Gene Gene Go!
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