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  • Commercial starring Bar Refaeli and a Muppet deemed too racy for Israeli TV

    A risqué ad featuring Bar Refaeli in bed with a purple, mustachioed Muppet has been banned from running before 10 p.m. in the holy land, Walla!, Israel news website reports. Per a governmental council called The Second Authority for Television and Radio, the ad for local fashion brand Hoodies has “too many sexual insinuations” to be seen… More ▸

  • Judd Apatow wants to see the Muppets perform in the Oscars.

    Apparently the fight for Muppet rights never gets old. After the campaign to allow the Muppets to host the 84th Academy Awards failed, the newest battle on behalf of furry puppets came from filmmaker Judd Apatow, who has been campaigning for a new cause — allowing the Walter the Muppet and Apatow’s close friend Jason… More ▸