a bright wall in a dark room.: Reader's Request Week: The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
on 5 September 2012
YOU SHARE A LOVE SO BIG.
by Liz Shannon Miller
Like a childhood bedroom, like a comfort blanket, the Muppets have always felt like a safe place to me. The enchanting Muppet Babies (1984-1991) on Saturday mornings ensured that I would grow up loving this franchise—a franchise that has…
My Muppets love. Let me show you it.
The frog-filled advertising agency is one of my favorite bits of all time.
“Ocean Breeze soap. It’s just like taking an ocean cruise, except there’s no boat and you don’t actually go anywhere.” “Hrm, seems a bit long.”
“Something from the grill, Jill?” “No, meat makes me ill, Gil.”