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Elaborate Paranoid Thoughts at 3 am

"What if the Muppets are really a right-wing conspiracy? ... "
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By KARL STEVENS  |  February 24, 2012
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Courthouse’s Avenue Q is a monstrous delight

Think twice before you tell anybody to get real. You might create a monster. Or, in the case of Avenue Q , the Sesame Street -on-LSD Broadway musical, a monster hit since 2003.
Oh the places you’ll go!
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  February 24, 2012
The 2011 "Where's Whitey?" award for Best Animal Actor: the winner

The 2011 "Where's Whitey?" award for Best Animal Actor: the winner


After an informal poll of my fellow Boston Society of Film Critics members, the winner of the 2011 "Where's Whitey? Award for Best Animal Actor"...
By Peter Keough  |  January 03, 2012
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Review: The Muppets

It's tough when your brother Gary is played by Jason Segel and you're only three feet tall and made of felt.
A Muppets for our ironic age
By ANN LEWINSON  |  November 25, 2011
Being Elmo: Short Take

Review: Being Elmo

Just in time for the release of The Muppet Movie on November 25 comes Constance Marks's look at the man behind the pilly-fabric Sesame Street character.
A moving portrait of an unheralded artist
By PETER KEOUGH  |  November 18, 2011
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The 32 most anticipated films of fall

You can go home again, at least in this fall's movies. Just don't expect the home you return to or the family you end up with to resemble the traditional kind.
From Twilight to Paranormal Activity 3 , this season Hollywood focuses on families
By PETER KEOUGH  |  September 16, 2011


DregNog Video Advent Calendar, Day #2: Meet Meteora, the deadliest Christmas Muppet


Ah yes, Meteora. I battled her years ago: she burst into my living room and unleashed a storm of aluminum asteroids that pummeled me and...
By Infinite Santa 8000  |  December 07, 2010

Blink and you'll miss it: sweet celeb cameos + an epic staring contest


How many awesome things can you find in this video? It's not a game; it's a legitimate question. Dan ‘Danimal' Konopka, drummer for think-outside-the-music-video-box OK...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  July 01, 2010
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Tall stories

The Institute of Contemporary Art gets down and dirty this spring with Mexican artist Jerónimo López Ramírez, who's better known as DR. LAKRA — or, as they might say in his home of Oaxaca, "Dr. Delinquent."
Puppets, painted poetry, and the Kennedys
By GREG COOK  |  March 12, 2010
Muppet fighting and WTF?

Muppet fighting and WTF?


Which Muppet would you fight? We ask, you answer. We also check the WTF Line, which is still (781) 595-1017.  
By Charlie  |  February 28, 2008

More Muppets


While researching the Muppets piece, we found this. Couldn't resist posting.
By Ryan Stewart  |  August 29, 2007