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  1. Oscars 2012: Why Only Two Nominees for Best Original Song? (Analysis)

    7:00 am 1/25/2012

    "Man or Muppet" from The Muppets and "Real in Rio" from Rio were the only songs to receive nominations Tuesday morning, shutting out Elton John's work on "Gnomeo & Juliet," Pink's song in "Happy Feet 2" and Zooey Deschanel's track from "Winnie the Pooh."Read more

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  2. 'The Muppets' Star Jason Segel Shares Details of Date With YouTube Fan (Video)

    6:46 pm 1/9/2012

    The creator of "Jason Segel Song" and her twin sister accompanied the actor to the Chicago Film Critics awards.Read more

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  3. Fox Business News Calls the Muppets Communist

    10:00 am 12/22/2011

    The Fox Business network calls the Muppets communist and movie's director James Bobin responds.Read more

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  4. 'Muppets' Director James Bobin Addresses Fox Business Network's Communist Allegation

    10:49 am 12/9/2011

    At the Dubai Film Festival for the movie's Middle East premiere, the helmer talked to THR about the communism rumors, in addition to following Jim Henson's footsteps and working with Miss Piggy.Read more

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  5. The Producers Behind 'The Muppets' On What It's Like to Relaunch A Classic, and the Possibility of a Sequel

    10:06 am 12/8/2011

    EXECUTIVE SUITE: Mandeville Films' David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman also discuss the pressure of turning theme-park rides into films ("Jungle Cruise" and "Swiss Family Robinson" are upcoming) and reveal "Phineas & Ferb" details. Read more

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  6. Fox Business Network Calls Muppets Communist; Debate Goes Viral

    3:48 pm 12/5/2011

    A segment on the network was highlighted by Media Matters, reigniting a conversation about whether or not there are political messages in children's movies.Read more

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  7. Box Office Report: 'Twilight' Leads Second Slowest Weekend of 2011 With $16.9 Mil

    8:16 am 12/4/2011

    "Muppets" stays safely at No. 2 with $11.2 million; the dreaded NC-17 rating doesn't stop "Shame" from claiming the best location average of the weekend as it opens in five cities.Read more

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  8. Box Office Report: 'Twilight: Breaking Dawn' Leads Ho-Hum Weekend With $5.5 Mil Friday

    8:49 am 12/3/2011

    Disney's "Muppets" safely stays at No. 2, while "Hugo" and "Arthur Christmas" compete for No. 3; award darlings, including the NC-17 “Shame,” do strong business.Read more

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  9. '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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