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YMMV: Fred and Barney Meet the Thing
Germans Love David Hasselhoff: In Mexico, the show was actually well liked and there were some rewrites. It is implied that the professor in the show transformed the Thing back into Benjamin Grimm, but overshot it and made him a teenager. Still doesn't explain why the show's Benji is a redhead whereas the original Ben Grimm is dark haired.
Depending on your view of the character, it was actually nice to see Ben "free" of being stuck in Thing form, and actually choosing to transform back to help his friends. For whatever it's worth, the show helped popularize both Aunt Petunia and his catchphrase of being "the lovable blue-eyed Thing, Idol of millions"; he was only short a phrase of being The Rock before there ever was a Rock.