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A new Kermit goes Hollywood as 'The Muppets Take the Bowl'

Los Angeles Times

Kermit the Frog left his swamp for Hollywood decades ago, and his adventures assembling his motley Muppet crew along the way were famously recounted in "The Muppet Movie."


Chaos Theory

Slate

Order Muppets--and I'm thinking about Bert, Scooter, Sam the Eagle, Kermit the Frog, and the blue guy who is perennially harassed by Grover at restaurants (the Order Muppet Everyman)--tend to be neurotic, highly regimented, averse to surprises and may sport monstrously large eyebrows. They sometimes resent the responsibility of the world weighing on their felt shoulders, but they secretly revel in the knowledge that they keep the show running. Your first grade teacher was probably an Order Muppet. So is Chief Justice John Roberts. It's not that any one type of Muppet is inherently better than the other.


Muppet Regime

Slate

In the latest installment in Studio 360's American Icons series, the Muppets--how the world fell for Jim Henson's troupe of puppets. Plus, teleprompters were supposed to make cue cards obsolete but not on Saturday Night Live, where "Cue Card Wally" Feresten is indispensable.


If 'Game of Thrones' characters were played by the Muppets

Mashable

The night is dark and full of terrors. There's a lot to love about Game of Thrones -- the drama, the costumes, the epic scenery, the swordplay, the intrigue -- but does everything have to be so dark and gloomy all the time? SEE ALSO: Twitter's jokes about Melisandre on'Game of Thrones' will never get old The show could do with a few jokes here and there. The Muppets would add just enough sass and humor to the show to give a bit of comedic relief. Although, we do realize this makes Jon Snow's fate all the more upsetting.


The Iconic Muppets May Be Coming to a Street Near You

U.S. News

You think 50 years and things we've never done before: This level of local engagement in a comprehensive way is something we've never done. And we're really, really excited."