April 06, 2012, 2:04 PM — Making the rounds on the viral video InterWeb-o-sphere (™ 2012 me) is this video, in which a Muppet pitches the idea of The Muppet Show to CBS. It's brilliant, and will make you miss Jim Henson and his sense of humor even more than you already do:
The pitch sort of worked - The Muppet Show was picked up by CBS as a syndicated offering to CBS-owned affiliates (rather than as a prime-time show), running from 1976-1981.
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