THE FULL(LY) INCOMPLETE TIMELINE OF THE MUPPET'S HISTORY:
1955: JIM HENSON creates THE MUPPETS..........FINALLY.
1979: Kermit the Frog sings The Rainbow Connection on a log in THE MUPPET MOVIE. Collective heart explosion across America.
1984: The Muppets TAKE ALL OF MANHATTAN. The world is never the same again.
1996: The Muppets sail to Treasure Island...NBD.
2004: DISNEY acquires the rights to THE MUPPETS. Big Bird & Elmo make it out unscathed.
NOVEMBER 2011: THE MUPPETS, a new moving rebooting the franchise (written by Jason Segel), hits theatres. Everyone LOLs.
NOVEMBER 2013: The Muppets star in a Holiday Special with...Lady Gaga, naturally. No, I did not make this up- check it here.
MARCH 2014: MUPPETS MOST WANTED hits theatres. LOL Pt. II.
AUGUST 2015: Piggy and Kermit officially split. I stay in bed for four days straight. I'm still wearing black.
SEPTEMBER 2015: THE MUPPETS premieres on ABC, to a chorus of haters. #shakeitoff.
Watch (an incomplete history) of THE MUPPETS below:
BONUS QUESTION: WHO IS YOUR FAVORITE MUPPET? Mine are Statler & Waldorf...