The Muppets

THAT'LL DO, PIG: Esther the Wonder Pig's oinkin' star power

Social media darling Esther the Wonder Pig’s star power keeps rising.<p>Few celebrities have made the crossover to the animation world with their own …

New York Times


Support MGoBlog: buy stuff at Amazon<p>By Seth — — 16 comments<p>Filed under:<p>Nope, don’t remember a thing about that game except MAAR had the ball and got …

Michigan Wolverines

What the Muppets Can Teach You About Life, Love & Legacy

Remember the Muppets?<p>If you grew up in the 70s, 80s or 90s like I did, then you have an extra-special place in your heart for this family of adorable …

Sesame Street

30 Days of Céline Dion: The Miss Piggy feud

<i>Quebec singer, businesswoman and all-around icon Céline Dion is turning 50 on March 30, 2018. Every day for the month leading up to this milestone,</i> …

Celebrity News (Canada)

INTERVIEW: Frank Oz and Friends Pay Tribute to Jim Henson in Muppet Guys Talking

Frank Oz would already have his place in pop culture cemented as the director of films such as <i>Dirty Rotten Scoundrels</i>, <i>What About Bob?</i> and <i>In & Out</i>, …

Sesame Street

The Muppets: Makin' bacon

On their way to Wellington: Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy.<p>It was unprecedented, unfathomable, some would say unnatural.<p>It was an inter-species love …

New York City

TV Tidbits: Greensboro actor goes from 'Walking Dead' to family comedy about racing

R. Keith Harris, an actor from Greensboro, is going from “The Walking Dead” to a family-friendly comedy about dirt-track racing.<p>For three seasons of …

Neil Patrick Harris

All aboard for 2018 Steamfest | photos, video

Maitland’s internationally acclaimed annual festival of steam is still four weeks off but almost 5500 tickets for rail excursions have already been …


Donald Trump Exposed On New Yorker Cover

The cover of the upcoming issue of The New Yorker features an image of Donald Trump standing nude as he answers questions from a gaggle of reporters with their hands in the air. A judiciously placed lectern covers a crucial part of the president’s anatomy as he points to a member of the press.<p>The …


This is why Jim Henson was the greatest boss ever

Frank Oz’s new documentary, <i>Muppet Guys Talking,</i> gathers five of the original Muppet performers for a funny, revealing conversation about their work …

Sesame Street

'Muppet Guys Talking' offers rare look at 'Sesame Street' puppeteers

Growing up with "Sesame Street" and "The Muppet Show," some of our earliest friends were good-hearted, sassy puppets: Miss Piggy, the Count, Cookie Monster, Grover and Gonzo.<p>But the people who powered the puppets ... well, we didn't give them quite as much love and attention.<p>That can all change …

Pop Culture

Original Muppeteers open up about bringing their legendary characters to life Video

The voices behind the characters of Kermit, Fozzie Bear and Miss Piggy discuss how they brought the muppets to life in the new documentary "Muppet …


5 Creative Truths from the Real Life Yoda, Frank Oz

The Force is strong with master puppeteer and filmmaker Frank Oz.<p>You may not recognize Frank Oz if you passed him on the street, but you’d certainly …


Frank Oz and Victoria Labalme on 'Muppet Guys Talking'

If you were a child, had a child, or were a child at heart any time in the past 50 years or so, you probably have memories of Miss Piggy, Fozzie …

Marlon Brando

'Clarissa Explains It All' Reboot Starring Melissa Joan Hart in Talks at Nick

She’d be the mom this time around<p>Nickelodeon is in talks to reboot “Clarissa Explains It All,” TheWrap is told. And yes, it will star Melissa Joan …


Review: A restaurant with notions as big as the bills

The room is glamorous, the plates look great, the service attentive – so why does it feel wrong?<p>Glovers Alley<p>128 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2<br>• (01) …

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'Muppet Guys Talking' goes inside the magic

Frank Oz and four other longtime Muppet performers share stories and laughter in a new documentary.


Muppet Guys Talking: New doco reveals Miss Piggy's backstory - and other secrets

Only Miss Piggy's creator knows the depths of her tragic origin story.

Sesame Street

Gonzo Journalism: We Get Muppet Guys Talking About ‘Muppet Guys Talking’

Frank Oz and his fellow Muppeteers stroll down memory lane, "Sesame Street," in a new documentary.<p>No one has to pull any strings to get them …

Sesame Street

Cigar Review: Camacho Candela Robusto (2018)

Camacho Candela Robusto (2018 Edition)<p>Back in 2013, Camacho Cigars underwent one of the most significant brand revamping the premium cigar industry …


‘Muppet Guys Talking’ makes Muppets human, offers endearing sentiment

<b>Grade: 4.0/5.0</b>“Muppet Guys Talking” opens with a shot of drainage pipes. It’s a close-up, so all you can see is accumulated rust and what looks to be …

Student Journalism

Frank Oz on 'Muppet Guys Talking' documentary, Yoda's 'Last Jedi' return

Mark Hamill gets emotional watching the Yoda puppet and saying hi to puppeteer Frank Oz in an exclusive clip from the bonus features of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi.' Lucasfilm


Maine Man

I grew up in the middle of nowhere, which is in Maine. The nearest outpost of civilization was Portland, and back then Portland was just a guy who …


Value Investors Might Want To Be Careful Out There. Beware Of The Unloved Stocks.

Value investing can often involve buying stocks that are out of favour.<p>More current earnings may be available (at a lower PE ratio) as the market …


What Frank Oz Learned From Jim Henson: Just Shut the F*ck Up

Frank Oz is quite literally the voice—or voices—of multiple generations. Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Cookie Monster, Bert, Grover, Animal, and Sam the …

New York City

Pat Walsh Show March 15th Hour 2

More on the bridge collapse with engineer Jim, Parkland shooting surveillance video shows Deputy remained outside, happy ads before tragic stories …

New York City

The Love We Found: Frank Oz and Victoria Labalme on “Muppet Guys Talking”

<i>“Together again<br>Gee, it’s good to be together again<br>I just can’t imagine that you’ve ever been gone<br>It’s not starting over, it’s just going on”</i>These …

Rian Johnson

From Miss Piggy to Yoda, Frank Oz reveals the secrets behind his famous creations

Frank Oz is the man behind Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, The Cookie Monster, Yoda and many more beloved characters from the Jim Henson universe. While Oz …

New York City

Who Would You Be If You Were a Muppet?

posted by Producer Michelle -<p>3 days ago<p>I'm pretty sure that everyone loves The Muppets.<p>Well, did you know that apparently, there's a muppet to fit …


I Was a Male Makeup Virgin Until Rihanna Came Into My Life

I follow a lot of very attractive people on Instagram because that’s what Instagram is for. A few years ago, I started to notice that a lot of the guys I follow have poreless, glowing skin all the time. Like, even at the gym. It both beguiles and perplexes me. I’ve never been someone that has great …