Does Muppet Canon Exist?

Marni Hill – For those who may not be familiar with the term, a simple definition of ‘canon’ per Merriam-Webster, refers to an accepted principle or rule. In terms of movie franchises, ‘canon’ is twisted to mean ‘an accepted series of stories which all take place within the same universe and its timeline.’ The insanely popular…

The Top 10 Songs of: The Swedish Chef

Kieran Moore – Es I luoked it my snerkffleesk flet-peck celender zees murning I nuticed zeet zee-a feene-a cuountry ouff Svedee-a is ibuout tu gu intu a huleedey veekend. Felburgsmässuefftun, our Velpuorgees Night (in Ingleesh), celebretes zee-a irrifel ouff spring und ties in vit vhet vuould hefe-a bee-a Nuo Yeer’s Ife-a beck in zee-a MEEddle-a Iges.…

Ask The Muppet Mindset

Jarrod Fairclough – A while back we asked for some questions that you might like us to answer in a video Q&A, and last weekend we finally got around to doing it!  Watch below as I talk difficult interviews, Muppet video games, and Moe from The Simpsons. Below you’ll find a few of the articles and…

Review: Power of the Dark Crystal #1

Melissa Dalton – It’s been thirty-five years since creative genius Jim Henson introduced us to a mystical place called Thra, where a broken crystal held the fate of its world in the balance. For a thousand years, the crystal was cracked and darkened, and the terrible Skeksis ruled over the land. Under the Skeksis rule, Thra’s…

5 Muppet Morsels For A Bad Day

Marni Hill – Have you ever just stopped dead in the middle of what you were doing and thought, ‘I CAN’T HANDLE THIS ANYMORE’? And by ‘handle this’, I don’t just mean what you were doing at the time. I’m talking about life in general. Every bit of motivation you had simply dissipates into nothingness and…

The Top 10 Songs of: Ernie

Kieran Moore – Having reached the halfway point in my Muppet Show anniversary charts and the massive milestone of 100 lists, I thought it might be fun to take a break and go “old school” for a little while. So we’re putting aside the yearly charts for now and going back to looking at individual characters…

The Real Grouchwives of Sesame Street

Jarrod Fairclough – Every now and then Sesame Street release something that makes us do a double take because of just how bizarre it actually is.  Whether it be Grover parodying the Old Spice commercial, or the hilarious Big Birdman sketch starring Caroll Spinney, they still have a few tricks up their arm sleeve, and yesterday…