Kermit the Frog

  • Film

    March 20, 2014

    Muppets Most Wanted Is a Great Caper

    Get ready for heaps of ridiculousness.

  • Blogs

    December 25, 2013

    My Christmas Gift To You: Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas (w/ VIDEO)

    When you work in media for a living, how do you properly thank thousands of people that you can't see or don't know personally? The thousands of people (we hope) who listen to your show, read your blog, follow you on Twitter, what's an appropriate show of gratitude? Sure, a general tweet of thanks ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2013

    Sometimes Uncomfortable Doc Resurrects '70s Superstar Paul Williams

    Paul Williams: Still Alive A Film by Stephen Kessler Virgil Films, 84 mins, $19.99. In the 1970s the diminutive Paul Williams was everywhere. And I mean, everywhere. The singer-songwriter was best known for penning hits for others like the Carpenters ("Rainy Days and Mondays," "We've Only Just Be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2011

    Ten Songs We Want to See Mike Tyson Cover Besides "Girl from Ipanema"

    Former heavyweight champ Mike Tyson has been everywhere over the last few years, trying to re-invent himself and rehabilitate his image. From his impersonation of Herman Cain on Funny or Die to his hilarious turn in The Hangover, Tyson has been doing a pretty good job of making people laugh. But, a ... More >>

  • News

    January 20, 2011

    Prized Possessions

    Homeless in Houston share their most important objects.

  • Music

    July 1, 2010

    Courtney's Revenge

    Nobody's Daughter propels Hole into the 21st century.

  • News

    January 7, 2010

    Commitment Problems

    Readers disagree that involuntary commitment is a bad thing.

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2009

    On Its 40th Birthday, the Top 10 Sesame Street Musical Guests

    Sing the blues, Kermit... or greens. We know how you feel. Big Bird, Oscar the Grouch, Bert and Ernie, Elmo and Grover have something to celebrate. Sesame Street, their fictional New York borough, and the television show probably responsible for everything you knew as a kid, turns 40 today. Created ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 25, 2008

    The Muppet Movie

    Kermit the Frog turns in his signature performance

  • Blogs

    July 4, 2008

    Geto Boys' Greatest Hits, Video Style

    [Ummm... I feel like I should point out that, unless you were literally born yesterday, you should realize many people could consider the following content extremely NSFW. Like that's going to stop you. Carry on, then.] I have to say, as someone who hasn't listened to much rap in the past few years ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2008

    Happy Belated Birthday, Morrissey

    Don't know how we missed it - you'd think the worldwide mass wailing and gnashing of teeth would drown out rush hour traffic on the West Loop - but yesterday one Steven Patrick Morrissey blew out the candles for the 49th time. There's something odd about wishing Sir Mope a "happy" birthday, but the ... More >>

  • Music

    June 14, 2007

    Odd Couples

    Strange musical pairings

  • Music

    May 24, 2007

    The Sad Kermit Video

    Kermit hurt himself today

  • Calendar

    September 22, 2005

    Hello, Dalai!

    His Holiness is here to enlighten you

  • Calendar

    April 21, 2005

    The Plague Sucks

    A deadly virus takes center stage in Bobbindoctrin's flea-bitten Danse Macabre II: The Consummate Host

  • Calendar

    July 3, 2003

    Fire, Work with Me

    Fun on the Fourth

  • Film

    March 27, 2003

    Pap Fiction

    Travolta unloads another awful bomb in Basic

  • Music

    August 9, 2001


    Willie Nelson's Family Picnic

  • News

    March 1, 2001

    Set in Stone

    Bobby Schlitzberger adds a little life to the grave-marking business

  • Dining

    April 29, 1999

    Give Pita a Chance

    Falafel can be awful. But not at Mama's Po-Boy.

  • Music

    December 18, 1997

    Heaven Sent?

    Caedmon's Call strives to be heard above the Christian rock din