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# Muppets

Last year
# Test Yourself
Quiz: How well do you know the Muppets?
The felt family been going strong for almost 50 years.
All time
# Happytime Murders
Judge rules against Sesame Street makers' lawsuit over 'profane' puppet film
The company argued the public would be confused by the tagline ‘No Sesame. All street’.
# the season of the heart
It's time to acknowledge that The Muppet Christmas Carol is the best Christmas film
When a cold wind blows it chills you…
# conscious unmuppeting
Looks like Miss Piggy's moving on....
The latest on the Kermit-Piggy split.
# yiz muppets
Cheryl Cole's mad X Factor outfit sparked a Muppetstorm on Twitter
It was a big night.
# jagerfrogs
Alan Carr took a selfie with a pair of drunk muppets on Chatty Man last night
It’s not easy being green.
Jim Henson's puppeteer son dies of heart attack at 48
John Henson suffered the attack while playing in the snow with his daughter.
# counterbatch
Cumberbatch's Sesame Street meeting opens with a big fat Sherlock spoiler
Miss me?
# what a muppet
New Muppets trailer takes the p*ss out of tweets about the film
Some clever marketing right there.
New Muppets trailer brilliantly uses dopey tweets to promote movie
#Muppets4Life #IAmAwesome #YOLO
# Muppets
The Irish Times features in the new Muppets film trailer
It’s not easy being… er, black and white.
# The Waiting Game
WATCH: Cookie Monster learns about self control from Tom Hiddleston
You know Tom Hiddleston, he was in The Avengers and Thor.
# tumblr of the day
Muppets with human eyes will haunt your nightmares
They are terrifying.
# Video
James Gandolfini talks about feeling scared on Sesame Street
This will melt your heart. RIP.
# Lions 2013
'Beaker' Hogg thanks BOD as Farrell is clearly threatened by new out-half
The English 10 compared his half-back rival to a misfortunate, squeaky Muppet today. That’s nice of him.
# Contempt
Paul Kimmage reacts to Cycling Ireland's nomination of Pat McQuaid
Needless to say, he’s delighted for his old pal.
# watch and learn
How Sesame Street tones down for Afghanistan
In a country where only half of all children go to school, the programme treads a fine line to help bring the 3 Rs – and a little lesson in gender equity – to its audience.
# muppets take dublin
Updated: Muppets may not be filming in Dublin after all
We retract our earlier Muppet-based excitement – but there’s still SOME good news.
# One more sleep
After all there's only one more sleep til Christmas
# light the lamp
11 reasons why The Muppets Christmas Carol is the best Xmas film ever
After all there’s only three more sleeps til Christmas.
# ho ho ho
Photos: Rockefeller Center Christmas lights turned on (with help from the Muppets)
The lights on the 80-feet tree at Rockefeller Plaza were switched on last night in front of thousands of onlookers.
# Muppets
VIDEO: FunnyOrDie's peek into Goldman Sachs' boardroom
Featuring some Muppets. Real Muppets.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Sunday
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed along the way.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Friday
In the Fix tonight: Eircom Studyhub hacked; unvouched expenses; and Chris O’Dowd v Miss Piggy…
# fur and balanced
Watch: Kermit responds to Fox News claim that Muppets push liberal agenda
Kermit gave a fair and balanced answer when asked about the Fox News comments – leaving Miss Piggy to deliver the killer blow.
# Work Can Wait
WATCH: So here's what you missed on Sesame Street's Glee parody
Sesame Street’s latest pop-culture parody lampoons Glee, featuring depictions of most of the show’s best-known characters.
# Gay Marriage
Thousands call for Muppet marriage... between Bert and Ernie
The Sesame Street room-mates are being urged to get hitched after New York legalised gay marriage.