Buddy Young was the comic's comic, beloved by everyone. Now, playing to miniscule crowds in nursing homes, it seems like everybody but Buddy realizes that he should retire. As Buddy looks for work in show business, he realizes that the rest of the world has forgotten the golden days of Buddy Young, and that there just may not be room in the business for an old comic like himself.
Chad Taylor and another juggler are in a scene near the opening, where the camera is running all over backstage looking for Mr. Saturday Night. The jugglers appear to be half juggling near the end of that scene. In an outtake that appears on the video version, the two jugglers are passing instead.