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  1. Chick-fil-A Replaces Henson Toys With Berenstain Bears Book, Controversy Continues

    8:03 am 7/30/2012

    A book from the iconic series has been rushed into the chain's kids meals -- which prompted a curt response from the series' copyright holder.Read more

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  2. Chick-fil-A Recalls Jim Henson Company Toys Amid Gay Marriage Squabble

    8:16 am 7/25/2012

    The southern-fried fast food chain is in a war of sorts with the puppet studio and production house, which objected to its anti-gay marriage stance.Read more

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  3. Jim Henson Company Severs Relationship with Chick-Fil-A Over Gay Marriage Opposition

    8:29 am 7/23/2012

    "Lisa Henson, our CEO, is personally a strong supporter of gay marriage and has directed us to donate the payment we received from Chick-Fil-A to GLAAD," the company said.Read more

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  4. Van Halen Deliver Showy Performance at Private L.A. Gig (Video)

    5:00 am 2/2/2012

    The iconic rock band, whose new album, "A Different Kind of Truth," is due Feb. 7, pulled out all the stops for an industry-heavy showcase at Hollywood's Henson Studios. Read more

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  5. 'Sesame Street' Debuts in Afghanistan

    2:33 pm 12/2/2011

    The tried-and-true children's program has partnered with Tolo TV and Lemar TV to produce, Baghch-e-Simsim, a local version with Muppets from the show. Read more

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  6. Kermit as Mogul, Farting Fozzie Bear: How Disney's Muppets Movie Has Purists Rattled

    8:09 pm 10/19/2011

    Some of the old guard wonder whether screenwriter and star Jason Segel has a true grasp of the characters they helped create.Read more

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  7. Muppets Creator Jim Henson Honored on 75th Birthday

    11:16 am 9/24/2011

    A Mississippi town celebrates the legendary puppeteer by renaming a bridge where he played as a kid "The Rainbow Connection."Read more

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