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Star Wars: The Muppet Connection

Star Wars: The Muppet Connection 1 I saw this on the Star Wars blog and wanted to share it with all. With the release of Muppets Most Wanted in theaters last week, you may see Muppets everywhere. Did you know that there is a long history of Muppet connections to Star Wars? They may seem very different but over the years there have been many fun crossovers between these worlds (or galaxies). Here are a few favorites. The most important connection Continue Reading

The Muppets Receive A Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

The Muppets Receive A Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame 2 On this date in 2012, the Muppets received their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.  Their star is located at 6834 Hollywood Boulevard, in front of the El Capitan Theatre. Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Gonzo the Great, Animal, Sweetums and newcomer Walter were all in attendance to receive the 2,466th star on the boulevard. Kermit, whose first TV appearance was in 1955, said: “I want to say on Continue Reading