Tag Archives: Muppets

Jim Henson’s Super Grover from Sesame Street

“Presenting the adventures of everybody’s favorite hero. The man who’s faster than lightning, stronger than steel, smarter than a speeding bullet. It’s… Super Grover!“ With that, we usually hear fanfare as a blue blur bursts through a paper wall bearing … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Who is the Real Beaker?

We couldn’t round up all of the suspects to populate a full Police line-up, but we did manage to get two of the Muppets claiming to be the real Beaker to pose for a picture. So you be the judge: … Continue reading

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The Muppet Show Game by Parker Bros.

It’s time to play the music, It’s time to light the lights! It’s time to meet the Muppets, on The Muppet Show Game tonight! OK, that was a slight variation on the original opening to the television show that had … Continue reading

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Muppets SWEDISH CHEF Cubeez Tin

“Eeb duh bulio smork dim stacker boo!” – Swedish Chef Famous quotes are plentiful, but few have as much meaning as the one above! The Muppets most culinary member, the Swedish Chef, has a knack for summing up the cosmos … Continue reading

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Winners Circle Muppet’s ANIMAL Character Funnycar

I have three of these larger die-cast Disney character cars and two or three miniatures. They are fun to be sure! This one features everyone’s favorite manic Muppet: This is a die-cast funnycar model featuring Tony Pedregon (March 8, 1965) … Continue reading

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DVD Review: Being Elmo

A Puppeteer’s Journey      This documentary on Kevin Clash, the man behind, or underneath, Elmo, was very interesting. It was done in 2011, just one year before allegations against him would bring about his resignation from Sesame Street. But I … Continue reading

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Jim Henson’s Muppets – Sour Puckers Tin

Welcome to the wonderful and oft-times dangerous world of “Muppet Labs: Where the future is being made… today!” Dr. Bunsen Honeydew PhD. Esq. and his frightful (or frightened) assistant Beaker have really cooked up something good for us today. After … Continue reading

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Disney Store Road Trip 2014

In 2012 Karen and I embarked on an epic Disney Store Road Trip where we visited no less than seven different locations (including stores in Ontario, MI, OH, and the super-store in Times Square, NY). This year we scaled things down a bit … Continue reading

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The Muppet Movie Soundtrack

Hey, it’s time for the “The Muppet Movie” Original Soundtrack Recording album! Let’s take a look: The album art and photos are wonderful It makes you want to watch the movie again, doesn’t it? Side One: Rainbow Connection Movin’ Right … Continue reading

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Hallmark Ornament Premiere Weekend

Guest Blogger: Nick Maglio Readers know I collect Disney, and many may also know I collect ornaments. So, when Hallmark has its Keepsake Ornament Premiere Event each July, I’m at my local store, or stores, at opening, to get some … Continue reading

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