Unlike the more child-like stars of
, Oscar is the adult who has seen it all, and has come to the conclusion that life is trash - so he lives in a trashcan.
In the early years, Oscar was sent trash as fanmail, including tattered clothes, stale food and, rather worryingly, used Kleenexes.
Remarkably, Oscar has a fan following on
, too: the Grouchketeers. He once complimented them on a song they performed for him.