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  1. Gonzo And The Muppets Do Digital Underground's 'Humpty Dance' In New Mashup VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Switched

    ... exposition to a very catchy tune. "It's not easy being mean," chuckles the Muppet's new villain Constantine in the Muppets Most Wanted. It's a nice play on the title of this signature Kermit song on alienation and self-acceptance. This song has a ...


  2. This year's Right This Blog! winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 |

    ... Or Waldo Jeffers' topic too, for that matter. I am keen to see what Dave (not Doug) writes because I'm a fan of The Muppets - I wrote a wee bit about them here - and now I'm having a second shot at them because Oscar's a fan and we've got him ...


  3. My son's fear of the dark revived my childhood Muppet nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... it was an abrupt detour from the feelings of safety and security I'd previously taken for granted. Unlike the Muppets I was accustomed to, the Phantom wasn't bouncy and orange, and he didn't have unthreatening, buggy eyes. No. Instead, he simmered ...


  4. The Week in Viral VideosBy The Daily Beast VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    ... time travel-with the help of Bill Nye the Science Guy-in this ingeniously edited video. If you're a fan of the Muppets (and who isn't?) or a fan of old school hip-hop (again, who isn't?), you need this in your life: The Muppet Show 's resident ...


  5. Biz Markie | Just A Friend | Muppets VersionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | YouBentMyWookie

    Youtuber "isthishowyougoviral" has gone viral several times in the past year by combining footage from The Muppet Show with songs from The Beastie Boys and Naughty by Nature. Now he's back with his newest video, starring Rowlf The Dog in Biz Markie's "Just a Friend."


  6. The Muppets' Rowlf goes viral singing 'Just a Friend' to Miss PiggyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Big News

    ... about every Youtube star and make videos using stuff that I don't own." His YouTube channel is mostly videos of the Muppets synched up with contemporary and vintage pop music, and similar nostalgia-driven pop culture audio/visual combinations.Matt ...


  7. Rowlf the Dog from the Muppets Covers Biz Markie's Just a Friend [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Lite 98.7

    Rowlf the Dog has performed with many famous pianists during his log career on The Muppet Show, but this mash-up up of Rowlf performing Biz Markie's "Just a Friend" is maybe the greatest thing to ever come from the Muppets universe. This is not the first Muppets/Rap cross-over to go bananas viral online.


  8. Rowlf The Muppet Rocks 'Just A Friend' In Biz Markie MashupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Switched

    We got what you need on a Monday: Rowlf from "The Muppets" appears to perform Biz Markie's 1989 crossover hit " Just A Friend " in this great new video mashup. This song encapsulates the utter craziness of many Muppet songs.


  9. 'Muppets Burlesque' show is bringing Muppet-themed striptease to PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 |

    A group of Portland burlesque performers has found a strange source of inspiration in the Muppets , Jim Henson's beloved puppet creations, staging a show later this month simply titled "Muppets Burlesque." Go Go Rocket Productions , known for its burlesque shows inspired by David Lynch and John Waters, is putting on the show described in a press release as "nostalgic and naughty," promising all your favorite Muppets portrayed by flesh-and-blood humans, all baring plenty of flesh.


  10. TV version of Jim Henson turkey tale to be shot in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... by several aliens with musical abilities. Trouble ensues when the town's turkeys go missing. Henson, creator of the Muppets, worked on Sesame Street beginning in the 1970s and debuted The Muppet Show in 1976. Lisa Henson, CEO of the company that ...


  11. The five greatest Christmas moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... of ghosts, magic and time-travel. But it is Michael Caine's performance that makes it, and he acts opposite the Muppets as if they are flesh and blood. The seriousness with which he invests his performance makes it an explosion of emotion, a deeply ...


  12. Christmas movie magicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... "Christmas" moment: The Santa brawl. Rating: Kid Friendly - Funny. The Muppet Christmas Carol The movie: The Muppets give their own interpretation of this Christmas classic. "Christmas" moment: Kermit singing "One More Sleep Until Christmas." ...


  13. 12 Films You Can Stream On Netflix Right Now to Please Your Entire FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Film School Rejects

    ... Christmas Carol ). While other versions of the classic tale are, frankly, kind of scary (Dickens! what a guy!), the Muppets keep this version kid-friendly, while also tapping into universal themes about kindness and the true meaning of wealth. ...


  14. The unbearable cuteness of The Muppet's Bean BunnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... "That's his job. You see, the rest of us got sick of being cute, so we hired him to do it," Scooter explains in The Muppets at Walt Disney World . "The Muppets always hated cuteness," Muppet legend Frank Oz said to the site Celebuzz in 2012. "As a ...


  15. Jimmy Stewart, the Muppets, Bruce Willis, and a homicidal Santa are all coming for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 |

    Friends and family rally to save George Bailey in Frank Capra's stalwart holiday classic "It's a Wonderful Life." The best of the best is back on the big screen.


  16. A Christmas Carol: What's your favourite version of Dickens' classic festive tale?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 |

    There are dozens of versions of A Christmas Carol - from the Muppets and Scrooged to the classic Alastair Sim version - but which is the nation's favourite? Let's find out. There have been more different versions of A Christmas Carol than any other festive tale - if you don't count that one about the woman giving birth in a barn.


  17. MassLive Staff Picks: Our Favorite Holiday MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 |

    ... On a VHS tape from the early 1990s, my family has a recording of 'A Muppet Family Christmas,' in which all of the Muppets and the Sesame Street gang wind up snowed in at Fozzie's mom's house for the holiday (Miss Piggy gets stuck in a blizzard, ...


  18. A taste of new releases coming in January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Wimbledon Guardian

    ... some reason. So here's a few I can recommend that will be screened this year. Avengers Assemble, Puss in Boots, The Muppets, Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, a nice little animated movie that seemed to go unnoticed called The Pirates! In an Adventure ...


  19. 'The Muppet Christmas Carol' 411: Where to find the puppet adaptationRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 |

    The classic Charles Dickens tale "A Christmas Carol" is a holiday staple, and the 1992 adaptation starring The Muppets just made the story that much better. The spunky Jim Henson puppets put their own stamp on the holiday story, complete with original musical numbers to warm fans' hearts.


  20. Appropos Of NothingRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | Fleen

    ... correspondence course. As a side note, watch the whole thing - no guest was ever more gleeful at being around the Muppets than Lynda Carter. Just watch how she's practically cracking up interacting with Beauregard in the dressing room gag after the ...