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Friday | USA Today

Hello Kitty and other strange animal species

This week, we learned that Hello Kitty is not a cat , but a British girl. That got us thinking: What are other animal-like mascots, muppets and cartoons with confusing speciation? Though he has that long tongue and round snout, he's not an anteater.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Muppets from Space, Family, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Jim Henson, Entertainment

Mon Aug 25, 2014

KXAN-TV Austin

Celebrate the first week of school with free movie screenings, live music

Monday, August 25 - Thursday, August 28. This is the final week of Alamo Kids Camp! See a FREE screening of An American Tail at Alamo Drafthouse Lakeline , Babe at Alamo Drafthouse Village , or Corpse Bride at Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter .

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Austin, TX, Jim Henson

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Central Western Daily

GALLERY: The week that was in the central west

FORBES: The Bedgerabong community are recovering after a big show day on Saturday, which was once again a huge success.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Kevin Clash, Australia, World News, Oceania

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Central Western Daily

Looking silly for a vital cause

PARTICIPANTS' cars may be a little over the top, and their costumes even more so, but the simple fact is people participating in the WA Variety Bash don't mind because they're doing it for a great cause.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Kevin Clash

CBS Local

My Say On Blu-Ray: 'Muppets Most Wanted'

The Muppets are back, falling back on old winning formulas, but pulling it off better than ever in the Blu-Ray: "The Muppets Most Wanted."

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Related Topix: Family, Comedy Movies, The Great Muppet Caper, Musical Movies, The Muppets, Kevin Clash

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Daily Beast

The Week in Viral VideosBy The Daily Beast Video

From the Muppets covering the Beastie Boys to Conan's heartfelt tribute to Robin Williams, watch our countdown of this week's buzziest videos.

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Related Topix: The Muppets

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Film Threat

the Bootleg Files: Ernest and Bertram

The 1969 saw two landmark events that changed American culture: the Stonewall riot in New York that marked the launch of the modern gay rights movement and the premiere of "Sesame Street."

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Related Topix: Children TV, Sesame Street, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Gay/Lesbian, The Real Thing, Soul

Deseret News

Disney's latest Muppets movie and 'Bears' come to Blu-ray, DVD

Kermit the Frog is confronted by Tina Fey in a Russian Gulag in "Muppets Most Wanted."

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Related Topix: Jim Henson

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Examiner.com

Wacky 'Muppets Most Wanted' is fun for all ages

The studio has ordered another Muppet sequel - and this time, Kermit and the gang are headed on a world tour! Thanks to their new manager, Dominic Badguy , the Muppets have lined up sold-out shows across all of Europe.

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Related Topix: The Muppets, Jim Henson, Bret McKenzie

Vibe

Watch: The Muppets Cover The Beastie Boys' 'So What'cha Want'

Today, we are given the gift of rapping Muppets. But not just rapping Muppets. Seen above, director Mylo the Cat mines old footage of the Swedish Chef, Animal, and Beaker to convincingly depict them "performing" an all-too-brief version of Beastie Boys classic "So What'cha Want."

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Related Topix: Adam Horovitz, Hip-Hop, The Beastie Boys, Jim Henson

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Shockya.com

Muppets Most Wanted Celebrates its Home Release with Tons of Clips

The Muppets have taken over home entertainment once again with "Muppets Most Wanted," now available on Blu-ray Combo Pack, Digital HD, DVD, Disney Movies Anywhere and On-Demand.

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Related Topix: Jim Henson

MTV

Kermit The Frog Got Really Sick Filming 'Muppets Most Wanted'

The Muppets have always been good about putting together Blu-rays and DVDs that were worth the money you shell out for them.

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Related Topix: Jim Henson

Movies.com

New on DVD/Blu-ray: 'Muppets Most Wanted,' Plus: A Handful Of Older Disney Animated Movies Hit HD

Oh those silly Muppets. The last time we saw them, they were having a hard time proving to the world that they were still relevant and that people everywhere still found joy in their lives.

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Related Topix: The Muppets Take Manhattan, Family, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Jim Henson, Frank Oz, A Haunted House

Switched

Muppets Rock 'So What'cha Want' In Beastie Boys Mashup Video

A clip posted to YouTube by isthishowyougoviral uses video editing to make it seem as if the Swedish Chef, Beaker and Animal are lip synching "So What'cha Want," the 1992 Beastie Boys hit from the "Check Your Head" album.

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Related Topix: The Muppet Movie, Comedy Movies, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, The Muppets, Beastie Boys, Hip-Hop, The Beastie Boys, Children TV, The Muppet Show, Entertainment, Television

The Disney Blog

Disney's Muppets Most Wanted Blu-ray/DVD Escapes Major Errors

I had such low expectations for the sequel to the first Muppet movie entirely from Disney Studios and I'm pleased to say, the movie is better than what I expected.

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Related Topix: Jim Henson, The Muppets

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Examiner.com

DVD/Blu-ray: 'Muppets Most Wanted,' 'A Haunted House 2' among releases Aug. 12

The Muppets are back, but MovieBob doesn't quite think they've got the right ideas on how to fit into modern-day comedies.

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Related Topix: Jim Henson

Examiner.com

Blu-ray Review: 'Muppets Most Wanted'

It had catchy tunes, a boatload of cameos, and a plot that fittingly told of the Muppets getting back together to perform a comeback show.

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Related Topix: The Muppets

Fri Aug 08, 2014

/film

VOTD: Kermit The Frog Reviews 2014a 2s Summer Movies, Talks About His Failed Avengers Audition

Commenting Rules: Keep the conversation civil and on topic. If your comment does not add to the conversation, it will be removed.

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Related Topix: Jim Henson, Email Spam

JAM! Showbiz

Q&A: The Muppets answer your questions

The Muppets Most Wanted is out on Blu-ray this Tuesday , and to help promote the release, some of the gang agreed to take questions from Sun readers.

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Related Topix: The Muppets, Frank Oz, Jim Henson, Children TV, The Muppet Show, Entertainment, Television

The Numbers

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Muppets Most Wanted

The Muppets was the first Muppet movie in more than a decade, but it was a big hit with critics and did very well in theaters for a live action family film.

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Related Topix: The Muppet Movie, Comedy Movies, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, The Muppets, Frank Oz, Jim Henson

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