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Dr. Livingstone, I Presume? – SpaceJam20

Jarrod Fairclough – Today marks the 20th anniversary of one of the defining films of my generation – Space Jam.  The Michael Jordan / Looney Tunes film has become a favorite around the world, with millions of twenty-somethings (and I’m sure a lot of other ages) able to finish the lyric ‘Come on and slam…’ Over the…

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The Top 10 Songs of: 1981

  Kieran Moore – I guess if you wanted to, you could see 1981 as a sad time in the history of The Henson Company as it was the year The Muppet Show ended, but you’d really be misdirecting your tears. Instead, we must celebrate the fact that the show ended on a high, with Jim…

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The Top 10 Songs of: 1980

Kieran Moore – As our journey though the years brings us to a whole new decade we find the Muppets not exactly moving into new territory with us, but rather consolidating their position at the top of the entertainment food chain (though there always seems to be a Muppet at the bottom of the food chain…

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The Top 10 Songs of: 1978

Kieran Moore – 1978 was an amazing year – Ben and Jerry’s opened their first ice cream parlor, Grease was the word and I was born. Oh, and a little thing called The Muppet Show went into its third season (whatever happened to those guys!) In terms of The Muppet Show, 1978 actually contains the end…

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The Top 10 Songs of: 1976

Kieran Moore – Wow! Can you believe The Muppet Show is 40 years old? (The answer should be yes, because a few weeks ago I talked about how the show first aired in the UK on September 5th 1976. Please pay attention at the back!) Anyway to celebrate this momentous occasion, I’m launching a new series…