Be Like Grover

Jarrod Fairclough – The world is in chaos.  Threats between countries bounce back and forth.  Hatred and anger is the default setting for millions of people.  This weekend a putrid display of horrible behavior rocked not only the people of Virginia, but the world.  And it’s all had me thinking, what can I possibly do to…

30 Years Late to the Fraggle Party

The following article was originally posted on Mary Arlene’s new blog, Frog Quixote.  Mary is an old friend of The Muppet Mindset, and we’re excited to see where she takes this new website.  With her appealing writing style, we’re sure she’s going to be a success in this fandom. Mary Arlene – When I was a…

Review: Power Of The Dark Crystal #3

Melissa Dalton – The worst has happened: the Great Crystal has been shattered and the Skeksis have returned, bringing the Mystic uRus along with them. While things are in chaos, Thurma disappears into the catacombs of the castle with the crystal shard she stole, determined to return to her home in Thra’s core. But before she…

Matt Vogel: The Recast King

Jarrod Fairclough – Through all the unpleasantness of the past couple of weeks, one thing has almost unanimously been agreed upon by Muppet fans around the globe – Matt Vogel is a great choice to take on Kermit the Frog after the dismissal of Steve Whitmire.  After all, Matt Vogel is not only one of the…

Everybody And Their Dog

Abigail Maughan – Jimmy Dean and Rowlf. Doc and Sprocket. Cinderella and Rufus. The Storyteller and the, uh, dog of the Storyteller. Since the dawn of Muppets in the public consciousness, the dynamic of the human host and their Muppet dog partner has been a beloved and recurring motif in Muppet productions. It has been repeatedly…