Goofy is one of the star animated characters from the Walt Disney Company. The character first appeared in a 1932 short, originally named Dippy Dawg. The character evolved over time into a dimwitted klutz, best known for his many "How To" cartoons and shorts pairing him with Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck.
- In episode 320 of The Muppet Show, during the song "Let's Call the Whole Thing Off, after the lion sings "I like Plato and you like Pluto", Sylvester Stallone says "You can have Plato, and I'll stick with Pluto, and Mickey, and Goofy."
- In a special intro taped for The Magical World of Disney airing of A Muppet Family Christmas, Kermit the Frog is gifted a Goofy hat, which Michael Eisner claims was picked out by Goofy himself.
- In The Muppets' Wizard of Oz, the "Goofy Holler" is used when the Tin Thing falls through the Wizard's trap door.