The Top 10 Songs of… 1996-2005

Kieran Moore- So here we are, at another catch up chart. Hasn’t time flown? I really enjoy putting these together. Partly because they take less research; but mostly because it gives me a chance to really contemplate how the Muppets grew (or didn’t) over the period in question and put individual charts into a wider context.…

The Top 10 Songs of… 2005

                Kieran Moore- Well, I can hardly believe I’m coming to the end of another “decade” of charts – and what a great year to do it with! 2005 marked the Muppets’ first real splash as part of the Disney family, and Sesame Street had a productive year that…

Fraggle Frights: Monsters of Fraggle Rock

Abigail Maughan – Halloween is fast approaching, Muppet fans! This year we celebrate with our copies of The Muppets Meet the Classics: The Phantom of the Opera and applaud the grand return of Winky Pinkerton. Between that and our double feature of the Vincent Price and Alice Cooper episodes of The Muppet Show, we should remember…

Help Make This ‘Sesame Street’ LEGO Set a Reality

Mitchell Stein- Since Sesame Street first graced airwaves in 1969, there has been no shortage of fantastic merchandise produced in conjunction with the show. Despite the massive amount of Sesame Street merchandise that exists, Sesame Workshop has never produced a Sesame Street themed LEGO set, and one fan hopes to change that. Muppet fan Ivan…

The Top 10 Songs of… 2004

            Kieran Moore – 2004 was a landmark 12 months – it was the UN’s International Year of Rice; Janet Jackson introduced the world to the phrase “wardrobe malfunction”; Shark Tale earned $47.6 million in its opening weekend and Disney bought the Muppets. I don’t know your thoughts on rice, but…