Posts tagged "muppets"

One Million Moms Says The New “Muppets” Is Perverted, Calls For Cancellation

The nutty conservative media-watch group One Million Moms is extremely concerned about the new “Muppets” show that debuts tonight, and has started a petition to try to pressure

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 22, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Miss Piggy On The State Of Modern Love: “Monogamy Is Passé”

We know you weren’t worried about her. …

Megan Reynolds | September 16, 2015 - 9:30 am

Watch This: Celine Dion Finally Reveals Her Muppet Crush

I can’t believe I still haven’t seen “Muppets Most Wanted.” Not only does it feature all my favorite Muppets, it’s got two of my favorite comedians, Ricky Gervais and Tina…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 25, 2014 - 11:30 am

Tina Fey On Being A Four-Eyed Sex Symbol: “I Tend To Look Like Tootsie”

“People certainly have a thing about the glasses. Liz Lemon wore them all the time, and I wore them on ‘Weekend Update’ to see the cue cards. The ones I…

Ami Angelowicz | March 19, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Muppet Selfies Are The Best Kind Of Selfies

Selfies been getting some bad press lately, what with the revelation that teens’ selfie habits may be to blame for a massive increase in lice infestations (#YUCK). But there is one form…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 26, 2014 - 9:00 am

Cookie Monster Learns To Deal With His Addiction Issues In This Icona Pop Parody

I never really thought about what a straight up cookie addict Cookie Monster is, but I should have seen all the signs. The lack of self control, the binge cookie-eating,…

Julie Gerstein | August 5, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Somebody’s Getting Married … Again!

I’ve seen “Muppets Take Manhattan” more than 50 times. Maybe more than 100. I can recite most of the dialogue by heart and know the lyrics to every song. Sometimes…

Ami Angelowicz | February 13, 2013 - 1:20 pm

The Muppets Explain Gravity In “Downton Abbey” Spoof

This adorable Muppet take on “Downton Abbey” explains gravity to children and stupid adults. Muppet Dowager Countess and Muppet Carson eventually decide to change the name of “Upside Downton Abbey”…

Julie Gerstein | February 1, 2013 - 3:40 pm

Is This Animal Abuse? Or Muppet Abuse? Or Photoshop (I Hope)?

I’m trying to figure out why someone would do this to their dog and what PETA/the ghost of Jim Henson would say. The doggie has Miss Piggy on one side

Jessica Wakeman | September 1, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Girl Talk: How Snuffleupagus Saved My Relationship

You probably know Mr. Snuffleupagus as the heavy-lashed wooly mammoth from “Sesame Street.” He’s the lovable, large, brown creature who swings his trunk to and fro with every step, spends…

Marissa Willman | June 11, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Courtney Love & 10 Other Stars Who Used The Word “Rape” Insensitively

Geez ladies, by now we should all know that referring to anything other than rape as “rape” is just a bad idea. It trivializes what rape actually is and manages…

The Frisky | March 15, 2012 - 10:00 am

OK Go Makes Beautiful Music With The Muppets

OK Go makes awesome music videos. The only thing that could make one of their epics even better? Muppets! Luckily, the band contributed a song to The Green

Kate Torgovnick/ | August 24, 2011 - 4:20 pm

The Muppets Take “The Green Lantern”



I’m having a hard time staying patient while waiting for the new Muppet movie, which won’t be in theaters until Thanksgiving. So I’m happy…

Kate Torgovnick/ | June 19, 2011 - 12:00 pm

A Muppet Marriage Proposal

As a huge Muppets fan, I think this proposal video is just about the most romantic thing I’ve ever seen, besides when Piggy marries Kermit in “Muppets Take…

Ami Angelowicz | December 17, 2010 - 12:30 pm

Do Not Want: Straggly Muppet Dress

Growing up with “The Muppets” has been a way of life for the children of the last several generations. The quirky and adorable creatures taught us how to sing, dance,…

Carrie Morrissey | December 6, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Jason Segel Among The Muppets

So, we have to wait another year before the next Muppet movie comes out. But at least we get to see what the movie’s co-writer, Jason Segel, looks like frolicking…

Kate Torgovnick/ | November 8, 2010 - 9:15 pm

Zach Galifianakis To Be Muppet-a-fied

Robert Downey, Jr. recently opened his big mouth on accident, and no, it wasn’t to tell me he loves me, sigh. But it’s pretty much the next best thing: Zach

Simcha | November 1, 2010 - 11:20 am

The Swedish Chef Is Back!

This is the only “Top Chef” I need. I’m suffering from cuteness overload from this video. The combo of the Swedish Chef’s mumbling, the ticklish shrimp puppets, and the…

Kelli Bender | July 19, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Animal On Yer Phone? Awesome!

I’m one of those iPhone owners who feels totally overwhelmed by the whole app phenomenon—isn’t “app” short for “appetizer”—and as a result has, uh, only two of them. But I…

Kate Torgovnick/ | March 11, 2010 - 6:20 pm

Muppet-Inspired Runway Looks

Whether it’s Miss Piggy imitating Lady Gaga, Benicio Del Toro’s eyebrows making him almost indistinguishable from The Muppets’ Wolfman or Ozzy Osbourne’s bizarre resemblance to Muppet musician Zoot, there’s a…

Lily Q | March 4, 2010 - 5:40 pm