Topic: The Jim Henson Co.
The many commercial creations of Jim Henson's Creature Studio
By Garett Sloane on Nov. 15, 2014 - 8:21 AM EST
Jim Henson creations have a storied history in advertising, going back to the 1950s, when a violent proto-Kermit pitched Wilkins Coffee with 10-second TV spots. Tappy, the latest creation from Jim…
Backlash to candidate's Big Bird remark continues
By Andrew McMains on Oct. 4, 2012 - 1:08 PM EDT
Don’t mess with Big Bird. As if the Twittersphere backlash to Mitt Romney’s presidential debate promise to cut federal funding to PBS—and by extension, Sesame Street—were not enough, Peter Schube, president…