Another Muppeteer Gone Too Soon – R.I.P. John “Sweetums” Henson

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Another Henson has gone too soon. I just learned that the late Jim Henson’s son, John, passed away yesterday. As posted on The Jim Henson Company’s Facebook page: It is with great sadness that we confirm that John Henson, son of Jim and Jane Henson and brother to Lisa, Cheryl, Brian and Heather, died at age 48 of a sudden massive heart attack on Friday, February 14, while at home with his daughter. John served …

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Happy Valentine’s Day from Me and the Muppets

Muppets Valentine

Happy Valentine’s Day to all my faithful readers! Okay, even you unfaithful ones can have a happy one too! Hope your day’s filled with lots of love, flowers and chocolate, not necessarily in that order! My Muppet pals (You do know that I’m going to hang with Kermit and Miss Piggy in L.A. next month for the Muppets Most Wanted premiere, right?) wanted to wish you a very Happy Valentine’s Day with a very special …

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I’m Going to Los Angeles in March to Meet the Muppets and Captain America! Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!!!!

Captain America Captain America Disney

UPDATE: I’ve completed my #MuppetsMostWanted Blogging Adventure, so as I post new articles about everything, I’ll be adding the new links into this original post below. This week, I got the greatest email of my life. (Good thing my marriage proposal and kids being born weren’t done by email or I’d be in hot water for that comment.) It was from the awesome folks over at Disney. And it was a very special invitation. I …

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Wanted Most: Muppets Most Wanted

I’m excited. Like really, really, really excited. Not just because I finally used a palindrome for a blog post title, but because 2014 is gonna be one heckuva great year for the Box Office. You already know that I’ve spent every waking hour this week watching and re-watching the Captain America: The Winter Soldier trailer. Yeah, the Star-Spangled Avenger’s movie sequel hits in early April. No foolin’! But before Cap faces one of his biggest …

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2014 Will Be a Disney-rific Year! Help Me Make It To This Year’s Best Movie Sequels!

According to calendars, the Chinese New Year starting on January 31 will be the Year of the Horse. I wholeheartedly disagree. It’s once again going to be one fantastic Year of the Rat. Or rather, the Year of the Mouse. I was always a Disney fan growing up but no more than your average kid. This past year, however, Mommy’s Busy, Go Ask Daddy has somehow transformed into a Disney-filled promotional machine! It probably has …

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