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Besides Miss Piggy, who''s your favorite puppet?

Torn between Grover and Guy Smiley.%0D %0D Best ensemble: definitely Gonzo's Chickens

by Anonymousreply 6111/12/2012

There's a new one, a shrimp, who's really cute.

And Beeker.

by Anonymousreply 101/20/2011


by Anonymousreply 201/20/2011

Lamb Chop

by Anonymousreply 301/20/2011

Madame of course.

by Anonymousreply 401/20/2011

Sesame Street league - Grover

Adult league - Gonzo

by Anonymousreply 601/20/2011

Why do you assume that Dataloungers would pick Miss Piggy?

by Anonymousreply 701/20/2011

Drunk again, R5?

by Anonymousreply 801/20/2011

They're "muppets" (marionettes + puppets) when they have the little wire hand guide. %0D %0D Still puppets though.%0D %0D I personally don't know any marionettes by name (Pinnocio?)

by Anonymousreply 901/20/2011


by Anonymousreply 1001/20/2011

Rusty the rooster

Jerome the giraffe

by Anonymousreply 1101/20/2011

Shari Lewis was an artist at fingering Lamb Chop's prostate.

by Anonymousreply 1201/20/2011

I hated Miss Piggy. She was a selfish cunt with no scruples whatsoever.

My favorite puppet, was, is, and always will be Ernie.

by Anonymousreply 1301/20/2011

I do like the cows as an ensemble as well. Better than the South Park cows (who are just those two guys screaming MOO!)%0D %0D Show me the way to go home....

by Anonymousreply 1401/20/2011


by Anonymousreply 1501/20/2011

Grover is my favorite Sesame Street character, by far.

Sweetums is my choice for forgotten, underused Muppet.

But my vote goes to the drummer

Animal! Animal!

(seen here with Miss Rita Moreno)

by Anonymousreply 1601/20/2011

Grover is my absolute favorite. Jerry Falwell got it all wrong when he chastised Sesame Street for the cohabitating homosexuals Bert and Ernie. Grover is a flamer!%0D %0D I also adore Beaker seen in the linked clip singing the best rendition of Danny Boy that I've ever heard.

by Anonymousreply 1701/20/2011

Tony Blair

by Anonymousreply 1801/20/2011

Ain't Noboby Here But Us...

by Anonymousreply 1901/20/2011

Polly Woggy Froggy gonna get it now!

by Anonymousreply 2001/20/2011

Janice, the rocker chick

by Anonymousreply 2101/21/2011


by Anonymousreply 2201/21/2011

I like Peanut because he's so naughty

by Anonymousreply 2301/21/2011

Grover and Gonzo

by Anonymousreply 2401/21/2011

Miss Piggy is the ultimate diva!%0D %0D I even had her book back in the day, "Miss Piggy's Guide to Life" was hilarious. %0D Did Beeker and Janice ever write books, huh? Huh?

by Anonymousreply 2501/21/2011


by Anonymousreply 2601/21/2011

There is no "besides".

by Anonymousreply 2701/21/2011

Does the Cookie Monster count?

by Anonymousreply 2801/21/2011

No r28 - Count Count counts.

by Anonymousreply 2901/21/2011

I love Beaker too, thanks for the hilarious clip R17!

My favorite are the two old hecklers, Statler and Waldorf. These guys are nuts and we all know someone like them.

Here they are taking on Milton Berle, he was a great sport.

I am in my forties and I still love the muppets. flame away.

by Anonymousreply 3001/21/2011

r30, I'm 50 and still love the Muppets, their expressions, and of course, their cheesy production numbers.

by Anonymousreply 3101/21/2011

I adore Kermit, but Statler and Waldorf are a close second. Don't feel bad r30, I'm old and I still love them too.

by Anonymousreply 3201/21/2011


by Anonymousreply 3301/21/2011

Charlie McCarthy

by Anonymousreply 3401/21/2011

please...there's only one puppet.


by Anonymousreply 3501/21/2011

Fozzie and Gonzo were my 2 faves. I have a question that I thought someone here might be able to answer. I remember an episode where the muppets sang "Heart of Gold" by Neil Young along with the guest star. But for the life of me I can't remember who the guest star was.%0D %0D I believe one of the muppets (an old man) was sitting on a porch in a rocking chair. And other muppets and the guest star sang back up. %0D %0D Does anyone remember the episode I'm referring to? Thanks. :)

by Anonymousreply 3601/21/2011

I hate puppets, Muppets Miss Piggy. They are creepy, like clowns and mimes. I don't understand the attraction.

by Anonymousreply 3701/21/2011

How could yall bitches forget the Oinker Sisters?%0D %0D I wonder if that bitch Miss Piggy had anything to do with them not making it big.

by Anonymousreply 3801/21/2011


by Anonymousreply 3901/21/2011

I used to have a Miss Piggy puppet I'd break out at parties and gatherings when I was 12. Oh, the shame!

But my favorite was always Baby Gonzo (from Muppet Babies).

by Anonymousreply 4001/21/2011

There was also a very talented, perky, helium voiced, curly haired girl pig who was everything Miss Piggy was not. They would ocassionally bring her out to show another jealous side of Miss Hog (not amorous jealousy, but the talent kind). Needless to say, La Piggy always found ways of exterminating her.%0D %0D It was like a Carol Burnett (in Norma Desmond mode) vs. chirpy soprano Vicki Lawrence kind of thing.%0D %0D Did this she-pig have a name? Does anyone remember?

by Anonymousreply 4101/21/2011

I have a soft spot for Janice.

by Anonymousreply 4201/21/2011

Annie Sue?

by Anonymousreply 4301/21/2011

Miss Piggy dirties up her image to make a splash with the new generation

by Anonymousreply 4401/21/2011

When I was a kid, I wanted Sam the Eagle to fuck me.

by Anonymousreply 4501/21/2011

Grover rules.

by Anonymousreply 4601/22/2011

Thank You r43!

by Anonymousreply 4701/22/2011

Katie Holmes

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by Anonymousreply 4901/22/2011

Ernie is my favorite, not Miss Piggy. Kermit would be next, I guess. Then Bert.

When I was a kid in the 70s, I thought Ernie and Bert were in a relationship. My father was friends with a lesbian couple and that whole idea of two women living together opened my eyes to other relationships with similar dynamics. Bert and Ernie had those.

I was such a baby dyke.

by Anonymousreply 5001/22/2011

Glennie Close.


by Anonymousreply 5101/22/2011

Madame will always be the top of the heap in my book.

by Anonymousreply 5201/22/2011

It was "Polly Woggy froggy gonna get a big boom..." Also, muppet is for mouth+puppet. I would be hard put to choose between Rolf & Animal. Oh, and Lamb chop was a female, so, no prostate there. Although, I heard Shari Lewis talking about ordering lamb chops in a restaurant once... ..Apparently they have stripped Cookie Monster's cookies from him now, and replaced them with veggies. That's akin to replacing a wino's Thunderbird with carrot juice. "Om nom nom nom.." just doesn't go with broccoli, sorry. Well, that seems to have filled up the white-space nicely. Ciao.

by Anonymousreply 5311/12/2012

Kermit. How could he NOT be a favorite? Despite Piggy's flamboyance he was THE muppet.

by Anonymousreply 5411/12/2012


by Anonymousreply 5511/12/2012

Mitt Romney.

by Anonymousreply 5611/12/2012

Triumph the Insult Comic Dog

by Anonymousreply 5711/12/2012

LMFAO at R44

by Anonymousreply 5811/12/2012

Scooter and Janice

by Anonymousreply 5911/12/2012

Beulah the Witch and Madame Oglepuss.

by Anonymousreply 6011/12/2012


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