Tuesday, May 16, 2006

In Remembrance of Jim




We Remember
Jim Henson

September 24, 1936 - May 16, 1990

Muppet founder, a visionary,
a pioneer, an artist, and a friend.

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4 comments:

Carl V. said...

I did this over at my site too. It still saddens me that Jim Henson is gone. His work touched my life as a child and continues to thrill and inspire me today. His was a great loss.

Chad Kerychuk said...

A true visionary who had more talent in his right hand than most people do in their entire body. Sadly missed indeed.

Ivanhoe said...

After watching a special Jim Henson did about all the behind-the-scenes Muppet magic, I decided that making movies was what I wanted to do with my life. Needless to say, that show had a profound effect on the rest of my life.

And I still cry at the end of Muppet Family Christmas.

Anonymous said...

I would like to start a petition for Muppet Family Christmas to be re-released on DVD. I remember growing up with this movie and watching it every Christmas. It's a classic, featuring Jim himself, and all the Muppet characters. The Fraggle Rock petition worked so well, that I am sure another petition would help! Thoughts?