Super Grover 2.0 Goes ComicCon

It’s a slow week, and a fairly news-less weekend, so we here at The Muppet Mindset are struggling to bring you a well-deserved update. So… just enjoy these pictures of Super Grover 2.0 and Eric Jacobson meeting fans (and Spider-Man) at ComicCon a few days ago! Hopefully some video of these meet and greets will…

How to… Become a Superhero

Maxwell Jessop – This week on “How To,” I’m going to give you the steps that will turn any average obsessed Muppet fan (well… as average as an obsessed Muppet fan can be) into the ultimate superhero. All you’ll need this week is the unkempt urge for justice… or just an urge to get on…

Muppet Madness Tournament 2011: FINAL ROUND!

Well, this is it, Muppet fans! After weeks of toiling and voting and campaigning and whatever else it is that we’ve been doing… the Final Round of this year’s Muppet Madness Tournament is finally here! It’s the matchup of the century between Super Grover and Statler and Waldorf–a matchup I’ve been predicting since Round 2!…

Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: Grover

Today’s article was a joint effort between Michael Wermuth, Jr. and Ryan Dosier. GROVER Performed by… Frank Oz (1969-present) Eric Jacobson (1998-present) First appearance… Sesame Street Season 1 (1969) Most recent appearance… Sesame Street Season 42 (2011) Best known role… Lovable, cute, furry blue monster with numerous jobs including superhero, waiter, salesman, etc. Notable quotes… “Hello, everybody!!!!”…

News Update: September 16, 2010

NEWS UPDATE: September 16, 2010 \Cat Cora, Angelo, and Fozzie Bear appeared on CBS’s The Early Show yesterday morning to promote The Muppet Kitchen with Cat Cora. On the show they made some hamburgers or something, but the real fun was watching Fozzie and Angelo completely run over the interviewer in true Muppet fashion. A…

Sesame Street Saturdays: New Sesame Short Series

A few days ago, our good friends over at ToughPigs broke the news that starting this fall in Season 41, some new short-form series will be debuting within episodes of Sesame Street. These series are much like the series of shorts included in Bert and Ernie’s Great Adventures and the CGI Twiddlebugs shorts that were…

Sesame Street Saturdays: A SU-Per Sandwich

Well, it’s Sesame Street Saturday again. Shockingly, until last night I had absolutely nothing for an article today. So, what did I do? I did what all great journalists do: I opened up my pictures folder and just started looking at all of the random pictures I have. While I was doing so I came…