Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Miss Piggy vs. Fox News

Charlie Pierce has the details.

Eric Bolling, who hosts something called Follow The Money on the Fox Business Channel, accused The Muppet Movie of undermining capitalism. (Out there in this great land of ours, there are people who marinate in this swill for several hours every day.) After a decent interval, the Muppets have now taken Bolling’s arguments apart at their own press conference, proving, among other things, that Mr. Murdoch’s media empire has given a television show to someone who can’t win a debate against two piles of felt:

(This is posted for my dad, who loves the Muppets.)