Dancing To Bohemian Rhapsody

Jarrod Fairclough – I was having a bad day today, until I saw a video that Muppet Performer Bill Barretta had shared on Facebook.  In 2015, an amazing group of dancers put on a performance of The Muppets cover of Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen, complete with incredible homemade costumes and props.  I have no words, just…

The Top 10 Songs of: Queens

Kieran Moore – I recently got into an internet debate about the premiere date of The Muppet Show and it got me thinking… You see The Muppet Show has about a gazillion birthdays due to its syndicated status. I won’t bore you with all the gory details (as it’s well documented elsewhere), but here in the…

"Another Webby Bites the Dust"

Last night, all of the who’s who on the web turned out at the 14th Annual Webby Awards ceremony, hosted by The Office‘s B.J. Novak. Among these web wonders were The Muppets, winners of four Webbys (two actual Webbys and two People’s Choice Webbys) for their insanely popular YouTube viral video “Bohemian Rhapsody.” It’s a…

The Muppets Win!

The winners of the 2010 Webby Awards were announced today. I tried to act surprised when I saw that the Muppets had won in both the Music and Viral category for “Bohemian Rhapsody,” and then I truly was surprised when I saw that they also swept the People’s Voice awards in both categories as well–that’s…

News Update: April 29, 2010

NEWS UPDATE: April 29, 2010In case you missed it a few days ago, the Muppets appeared on The Nerdist Podcast with Chris Hardwick. Hardwick interviewed our funny, furry friends about “Bohemian Rhapsody,” their two Webby nominations, what they do on their off time, and more! Hardwick is obviously a huge Muppet fan, so getting to…

Bohemian Rhapsody: The Muppets Comment Back

If you live under a rock (and I’m sure at least one of you does), and you’ve missed, or somehow ignored, my shilling for you (and everyone else) to vote for The Muppets in their two nominations for “Bohemian Rhapsody” in The Webby Awards, then maybe you’ll listen to the Muppets! Those hard working furry…

The Muppets – Webby Nominations: Official Press Release

Greetings, Muppet fans! Are you tired of me telling you to go vote for the Muppets in The Webby Awards yet? Well, you’ll have to sit through one more post of it today. Today I have the official press release for The Muppets run at The Webbys directly from The Muppets Studio. So enjoy, and…

The Race for The Webbys Gets Sick! Erm… Viral, that is.

Have you heard? No, not that the Bird is the Word (Big Bird, of course), but that the greatest thing on the Internet ever, “Bohemian Rhapsody” by The Muppets, has been nominated for two Webby Awards? I’m sure you have, since I’ve been shilling votes for them for a week and a half now. Anyway,…

News Update: April 15, 2010

NEWS UPDATE: April 15, 2010Earlier this week, our friends from TVShowsonDVD.com have reported that Lionsgate is continuing its trend of releasing loads of rare Henson specials on DVD. The next release? 1989’s “Sesame Street: 20 Years and Still Counting” special on July 6th. This is an extremely exciting release since this special has never been…