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Kermit Plush Slippers

Kermit Plush Slippers – $19.95 Are you exhausted from a long day of movin’ right along in search of good time and good news? It’s time to get footloose and fancy free in the Kermit Plush Slippers from the NeatoShop. This comfy pair of slippers features Kermit the Frog from the Muppets. After a little rest [...]

The Fork in the Road is Taken

(Image credit: Jim Grant) A six-foot-tall fork appeared in Carlsbad, California, at the intersection of Levante Street and Anillo Way on Tuesday. The unnamed artist is a 62-year-old retired teacher who said he was impressed by the joke in The Muppet Movie in which Kermit and Fozzie encounter a giant silverware fork when they are looking [...]

The Time Douglas Adams Met Jim Henson

“Kermit and Dr. Bunsen Honeydew in the digitally created world of the Muppet Institute of Technology, 1985.” -Image © The Jim Henson Company On September 13, 1983, Jim Henson and author Douglas Adams had dinner for the first time. Henson noted the event in his “Red Book” journal, in characteristic short-form style: ‘Dinner with Douglas [...]

Muppets With People Eyes

It’s not easy being green and having creepy eyes. From the wonderfully twisted mind of Mike Lacher, here comes the Tumblr Muppets With People Eyes. Kermit and the rest of the Muppets will see [...]

Elmo Floor Rug

Yup. I got Elmo back in ‘05 on the second day of Muppet season. A single .30-30 round from about 80 yards. Well, no. I can’t claim credit. The wife of redditor Wizzer2801 has been making macabre crafts with classic cartoon creations, including a Kermit dissection kit and an Abominable Snow Man rug. Link

The Late Movies: Flight of the Conchords

New Zealand hunkthrob band Flight of the Conchords recently recorded a brilliant new song, “Feel Inside (and Stuff Like That),” for charity. Seeing Bret and Jemaine back in action, I thought it was time to look back at some of their greatest hits (and stuff like that). “Feel Inside (and Stuff Like That)” In order to [...]

11 Muppets Who Made 11 or Fewer Muppet Show Appearances

Everyone knows Beaker, Kermit, Rizzo, and Fozzie. It’s time we give lesser-known Muppets some love! 1. The Announcer Remember that silky, disembodied voice that moved us from one scene to the next? That was the Announcer. Although his voice was everywhere, he made only one camera appearance. 2. Gorgon Heap Gorgon Heap liked eating. A lot. Here, he does [...]

18 Independent Artists at Comic Con 2012

Back in 2010, we introduced you to some of the many talented artists at the San Diego Comic Con. So how have things changed in the last two years? For one thing, there are even more talented artists setting up shop at the convention these days. Here are a few of the many amazing artists [...]

Muppet Movie Camera Test From 1979

(YouTube Link) Here’s a delightful behind the scenes video showing Kermit and Fozzie hanging out in a tree waiting for The Muppet Movie director Jim Frawley to get his angles and lenses all worked out, and later Kermit and Piggy discuss their relationship, and what their offspring might look like… *grin* It sure is fun to see these [...]

Think Green Kermit Tote Bag

Think Green Kermit Tote Bag | $29.95 Kermit wants you to think green! This embroidered and appliqued canvas bag features the Muppet looking his best. It has a magnetic closure and zippered compartments inside. A perfect gift for any Kermit fan! And it’s available now at the NeatoShop. See other Kermit items at the NeatoShop, and more [...]