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 for dancing frog
From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  dancing frog
      [Vancouver area] A problem that occurs on a computer that will not reappear
      while anyone else is watching. From the classic Warner Brothers cartoon One
      Froggy Evening, featuring a dancing and singing Michigan J. Frog that just
      croaks when anyone else is around (now the WB network mascot).

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  dancing frog
      A bug or glitch that only occurs for
     a particular user; never when the user tries to show it to
     anyone else.
     The term is derived from a Warner Brothers cartoon in which a
     man discovers a frog which can sing and dance; he believes
     this will make his fortune but the frog never performs in
     front of anyone else.

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