Gordon Ramsey vs Swedish Chef in a muppet cook-off

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Wednesday 18 December 2013

So who’s it gonna be? Take your pick: Gordon Ramsey, celebrity chef, 15 Michelin star awardee, and nightmare for every cook under him. Or Swedish Chef, muppet. Food Fight is a video released by Disney and The Muppets featuring a variety of celebrity guest stars such as WWE superstar The Miz, actress and singer Maia Mitchell, […]

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Bert and Ernie cosplayers will terrify all the kids

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Saturday 8 September 2012

Really, take your pick from all the fictitious characters in the world — there are way too many choices for a bit of cosplay fun. Why anyone would want to cosplay Bert and Ernie from Sesame Street as two grumpy, wrinkly grandpops, though, we can’t imagine. Yet that’s exactly what two guys had in mind, […]

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Brilliant Tom Waits and Cookie Monster mash-up

Zara Picken Reader Find

By Zara Picken in Video on Tuesday 4 October 2011

I’m ashamed to admit that after 26 years on this planet, I only recently started listening to the outstanding musical offerings of Tom Waits. However, it is true that he does sound a little like the Cookie Monster. This video collides their worlds to joyous effect.

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Tiny Fuppets: a parody of a very famous TV series

Jeff Katz Reader Find

By Jeff Katz in Video on Tuesday 16 August 2011

Tiny Fuppets is a ridiculous new web series, based off an already famous TV series that you might know. This show may force you to ask the questions: is this supposed to be this bad, or is this for real? The amazing subtitles are all part of the beauty, and the more you watch, the […]

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The official trailer for the next Muppet Movie

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Film on Wednesday 22 June 2011

Hooray! They’re back. Those furry, fluffy, feisty bastions of cultural integrity. The Muppets are hitting the big screen once again, and life may never quite be the same again. [watch The Muppets perform Stand By Me]

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Muppets made from balloons

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Design on Saturday 29 January 2011

The Black Cat Balloon Company have created this epic set of Muppet characters out of balloons, air, and hard work. Our favourite? Animal. Of course.

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How a man used Muppets to pop the question

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in Video on Friday 17 December 2010

From the world of whacky, creative proposals comes this exceptional effort from Sid to his bride-to-be, Sara. He designed and ordered up two Muppets that resembled the couple, created a moving homage to their love, then organised for the video to be screened as a trailer on December 12th, 2010, at the Red River Theater […]

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Eric Slager’s Minimalist Muppets

Nini Baseema Contributor

By Nini Baseema in New Design on Wednesday 1 December 2010

Who didn’t grow up with Kermit the frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Gonzo the Great and buddies? Inspired by a trip to the Jim Henson’s Fantastic World exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry, and the ever-expanding buzz around the new Jason Segel-helmed Muppet Movie, 21 year-old graphic designer Eric Slager created a series of minimal Muppets portraits that are truly cute.

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The Muppets’ Grover spoofs the Old Spice Man

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in Video on Tuesday 19 October 2010

Nothing is sacred these days, not even the biggest viral marketing craze of 2010. With their usual wittery, The Muppets’ have taken the you-know-what out of you-know-who, and Old Spice will never seem quite the same again.

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An X-Ray of Kermit the Frog

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Design on Tuesday 18 May 2010

We all know that Kermit has the best legs in the business. But looking at this clever design by Joshua Kemble — entitled Puppet Check Up — his insides are handy too.

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Resevoir Dogs Take Manhattan video mash-up

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in Video on Thursday 4 June 2009

Nothing super elaborate, but this video of two of my favorite movies mashed up into one is hilarious for its simplicity. Who knew Kermit could be so stingy and cynical?

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