A Muppet Gets Shot (And Beaten With A Stick) in These Dark Jim Henson Commercials

Network Awesome compiled a bunch of clips of Jim Henson’s work prior to The Muppet Show, including these Wilkins Coffee commercials, which seem to say, “drink our coffee or we’ll kill you.”

(via metafilter)

  1. blueskycoffee reblogged this from gq and added:
    When you run out of ideas on how to promote your business… turn to muppets shooting muppets.
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    MISS YOU JIM HENSON… YOU WERE ONE INTERESTING MAN!
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  8. amberemerald reblogged this from thehandsomestbob and added:
    What makes it even more like Twilight Zone is that I hear early Kermit and Rolfe voices. lol
  9. g-nomey reblogged this from gq and added:
    how were these allowed on tv?? i’m pretty sure the crtc would ban the hell out of these. also they are scary as hell...
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  11. redfabbri reblogged this from gq and added:
    Yes yes yes.
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    LITERALLY SHOT HIM
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    Oh, the good old days when violence was funny. /sarcasm
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    HAHA. these are amazing, and straight to the point.
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    MUPPETS + DARK COMEDY = YESYESYESYESYESYESYES
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  25. avianflue reblogged this from gq and added:
    Of COURSE Jim Henson had a dark sense of humor…
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