Tag - Muppets

Ham's Deep, a store front display from Silver Snail Comics in Toronto

The Lord of the Muppets: Ham’s Deep

If I lived in Toronto, I would shop the hell out of The Silver Snail, a comics store there. Why? Because they apparently do kickass storefront presentations. The "pinnacle of the craft" is their version of Helm's Deep from Lord of the Rings...

Proto-Cookie Monster vs. Fisher Price...

A hilarious bit that Neatorama uncovered, and then found out it was part of an IBM training video. Frank Oz and Jim Henson are on hand and this strange Cookie Monster with teeth is named "Arnold the Munching Monster."

Jim Henson and Kermit: What’s Their...

Jim Henson and Kermit are on “What’s My Line?” back in 1974. Jim mentions this project he’s working on–a show with puppets that’s meant for adults. Yup, that became The Muppet Show. And Kermit sings...

Muppets Jabberwocky

The Muppets and the Jabberwocky: Burble...

The Muppets take on Lewis Carroll and the results are about what you would expect: something you watch and can’t help but ask yourself, “If I was high, what would my reaction be to this?” Found via VideoSift. That’s...

William Shatner and Miss Piggy: Oh, That Guy

Update: Alas, the video is gone. If somebody finds it online again, please let me know. The best part of this is, of course, Bill. His ability for self-parody is the stuff of legends. Shame it’s hard to tell which character’s out...

The State: Show Us Far

This classic bit is guaranteed to traumatize at least half of you. The other half will think, “Neon blue? Hand me a bun!” Direct link for the feedreaders. Found via VideoSift.

Jim Henson Memorial Statue Docu From the...

The University of Maryland erected a statue of their alum, Jim Henson, on their campus. He’s sitting and having a chat with Kermit, and man, it’s…a great piece of art. This is essentially a making-of docu for the statue...