New York City Museum Seeks Funds to Open Permanent Jim Henson Exhibition
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Sesame Street Introduces Julia, a New Muppet With Autism
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Watch Jim Henson's (Slightly) Spooky 1965 'Shrinkel and Stretchel' TV Commercial
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The Time Kermit the Frog Covered Talking Heads
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The Sesame Workshop Wants to Take Child Refugees to School
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Sesame Street Introduces First Afghan Muppet: Zari
She's six years old, purple, and awesome.... READ ON
10 Fun Facts About Muppet Treasure Island
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Meet The Woman Behind Miss Piggy
Designer Bonnie Erickson fashioned beloved Muppets like Miss Piggy and Statler and Waldorf.... READ ON
Her Name Was Skeeter: The Mystery of the Missing Muppet
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The Jim Henson Hour: Secrets of the Muppets
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