Tag - Muppet Show

Zero Mostel from The Muppet Show

32 Days of Halloween VI, Day 2: Of Zero...

For Day 2 of 32 Days of Halloween, we generally go with a bit of Poe. And when we originally found a video that purported to be the brilliant Zero Mostel reading Poe? We were hooked! But very quickly we realized it’s not Poe at...

Muppets Christmas

13 Days of Xmas 2011 Begins Here… With...

I know, I know, it’s traumatic for everybody. But as the intro says, “Buck little camper.” We’re here with our Fifth Year of 13 Days of Xmas to help you slide into the mayhem of the yuletide season. Whether...

Your Weekend Justice #58: Mr...

And we’re back. Please note: this podcast, if you haven’t figured it out, is profane and not safe for consumption by children or animals. Or sentient creatures of any sort. This episode especially. Don’t consume anything...

Doug Henning

Remembering Doug Henning

You know, it occurs to me after seeing Wolven explain his magical self–I’ve been referencing Doug Henning for so long that I can’t remember the last time I’ve actually seen any Doug Henning bits. And it’s also...

32 Days of Halloween II, Day 28: Vincent...

Since Vincent Price did a number of commercials–and because anything Price does is gold–I thought we’d throw some together for today’s entry. First up: please note, this does not replace normal maintenance. Direct...

Headsup: Sinatra, Dylan and Rowlf

An ongoing attempt to make sense of the onslaught of new swag that people want you to buy. Should you? I’ll try and help. Sinatra is the 1992 miniseries that covers the life of Frank from his childhood all the way up to 1974. Not too...

John Cleese and Sweetums

John Cleese vs. The Muppet Show

What happens when John Cleese is expected to do a number on The Muppet Show? Sort of like a Jim Henson version of “Duck Amuck,” honestly. Direct link for the feedreaders. This episode is available on the Season 2 DVD from Amazon...

Muppet Show cake

Muppet Show: The Cake

We're impressed as hell by this Kentucky State Fair blue ribbon-winner: a cake that features the major players of the Muppet Show.