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muppet

(ˈmʌpɪt)
n
slang a stupid person
[C20: from the name for the puppets used in the television programme The Muppet Show]
Translations

muppet

[ˈmʌpɪt] n (British) (= idiot) → bouffon(ne) m/f
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You can also pose in our Muppet photo booth, enter the Christmas jumper contest and add a Muppet to the drawing wall.
"There'll be great music, all-new versions of classic sketches like 'Pigs In Space' and 'Muppet Labs', plus lots of chaos, confusion and surprise guests."
Featuring original Muppet performers Oz, Goelz and Nelson, along with Fran Brill and Bill Barretta, the 65-minute documentary is a love letter to Henson and the creative community he developed.
The Muppets have regularly visited London on film before, trawling Dickensian London for The Muppet Christmas Carol , and vying with a villainous Ricky Gervais in Muppets Most Wanted , which features a heist scene at the Tower of London.
Discussing gender equality in The Muppets, Kermit the Frog said he "absolutely" supported a gender balance.
Trump and Morgan reminded me of mouthy Muppets Statler and Waldorf.
The puppeteer and voice artist in an interview with Hollywood Reporter on Monday said he was fired by Disney in October last year and was given two reasons - for being too outspoken about the direction of his character in recent years, especially during ABC's Muppets reboot in 2015 and for being engaged in a union-related dispute, both of which- he revealed-angered the Disney top brass.
That prompted longtime Muppet puppeteer Bill Barretta (also a Muppets executive producer) to reach out to Prady around New Year's and suggest he revive his pitch.
A source said: "The affection for the Muppets has continued long after the show ended.
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He responded: "Are you suggesting someone has been pulling strings?" Meanwhile Edinburgh-born chief treasury secretary Danny Alexander, often compared in looks to the muppet Beaker, said: "I am reliably informed that Beaker agrees with Kermit."
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