More Official Character Descriptions from "The Muppets"

The fine folks at Disney Publicity and Marketing have provided us with even more official character descriptions from The Muppets! You’ll remember that way back in September we spotlighted character descriptions of Kermit, Miss Piggy, Fozzie, Gonzo, Animal, Walter, Gary, Mary, Tex Richman, and Veronica. Well, these extra descriptions give insight into some of the…

News Update: October 27, 2011

NEWS UPDATE: October 27, 2011 The Disney Store has released a bunch of new Muppet stuff online and in their physical store locations. Among these are four brand new Muppet mugs featuring Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, and Gonzo the Great–only available in-store, along with some new t-shirts, and eight wonderful new Muppet…

(Kind of) Weekly Muppet Quotes Spotlight: Sam the Eagle

Casey Daron – Hello Everyone! Welcome back to (Kind of) Weekly Muppet Quotes! Today we spotlight the most American Muppet of all, Sam the Eagle! Even though Sam thinks the Muppets are SICK and WIERD, he still manages to stay with the Muppets after all these years. Now’s your chance to be a true American…

86 Days Until "The Muppets"

Lucas Ervin – For this third week, I would like to showcase some of the craziest characters on The Muppet Show that appeared many times over the show’s five year run. These characters also seem to show Jim Henson’s wicked sense of humor that he was so well known for. Everybody has their weird moments–even…

Sam the Captain American Eagle

Yesterday marked the release of Marvel Studios’ latest film epic, Captain America: The First Avenger. And, considering the fact that Disney now owns Marvel Comics and its parade of super-characters, it seems only obvious that Disney would begin to combine their own original beloved characters with the beloved characters from the Marvel universe. So… which…

Happy 4th of July!

It’s the 4th of July, America’s birthday, American Independence Day, Exploding Christmas… and what better way to celebrate than with America’s favorite eagle (or at least the eagle’s favorite America), Sam the American Eagle. Happy America Day, everybody! Go do your patriotic duty and blow something up. The Muppet Mindset by Ryan Dosier

New Muppets Video: AMERICAN WOMAN

The Muppets have done it again. Their brand new, hotly-anticipated, viral YouTube video, “American Woman” has been posted just in time for Memorial Day Weekend! The new video stars Sam the Eagle as he… oh, forget it, just watch for yourself! Sam the American Eagle, ladies and gentlemen! And how about Kermit there at the…

Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: Sam the Eagle

Written by Blake. SAM THE EAGLE Performed by… Frank Oz (1975-1999) Eric Jacobson (2005-present) Kevin Clash (2002-2003) First appearance… The Muppet Show “Sex and Violence” pilot (1975) Most recent appearance… Muppets Most Wanted (2014) Best known role… Patriotic American eagle; upholder of decency on The Muppet Show Memorable quotes… “You are all weirdos.” “It is called ‘A…