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Muppet Wiki. The Muppets. Neatorama. Mental_floss Blog » The Quick 10: The Origins of 10 of Your Favorite Muppets. I, like a lot of you, grew up on Sesame Street and the Muppets.

mental_floss Blog » The Quick 10: The Origins of 10 of Your Favorite Muppets

But do you ever stop to wonder where they came from? Some of the characters we know and love today were recycled from other T.V. shows and commercials Jim Henson worked on and others were invented by using whatever materials were around. Be prepared for a little nostalgia for today's Q10. And don't be offended if I left out some of your favorites (I know, Big Bird?!) "“ not all of the characters have interesting background stories.