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…

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 Muppets: So… What Now?

This post originally appeared on Marni’s blog Just For The Halibut Marni Hill – Let’s take a look at the few main options, shall we? Live Appearances The news about The Muppets performing live at the Hollywood Bowl this coming September was certainly welcome (even if I’ll never be able to enjoy it myself). Ever since…

When Fraggle Rock Forgot It Was A Kids Show

This post originally appeared on Marni’s blog Just For The Halibut Marni Hill – Just about everyone has a TV show they remember fondly from their childhood. I myself have great memories of watching a programme that was very popular in Australia at the time called The Saddle Club. It was innocent enough, about three teenagers…

Muppet Fan Testimonials: Marni Hill

Today’s Testimonial is written by one of our newest contributors, Marni Hill.  Marni is all aboard the ‘Bring the Muppets to Australia’ train, so I’ll do all I can to support that! Marni Hill – It’s early December, 2012. You’re at your local DVD rental store on a Friday night attempting to find the perfect mind-numbing…