Happy Birthday to our ol’ buddy Bert! 45 years on the show and he’s barely aged a bit!

Happy Birthday to our ol’ buddy Bert! 45 years on the show and he’s barely aged a bit!

On this day in 1976, Peter Ustinov began taping his episode of The Muppet Show. You may remember him best for his “very brief cameo” alongside Oscar the Grouch in The Great Muppet Caper.

On this day in 1976, Peter Ustinov began taping his episode of The Muppet Show. You may remember him best for his “very brief cameo” alongside Oscar the Grouch in The Great Muppet Caper.

Big Bird’s spending his summer on the farm. How’s your summer going?

Big Bird’s spending his summer on the farm. How’s your summer going?

Happy Birthday to Alison Barlett O’Reilly (aka Gina on Sesame Street)!

Happy Birthday to Alison Barlett O’Reilly (aka Gina on Sesame Street)!

Have a Happy Frazzle Friday!

Have a Happy Frazzle Friday!

Eighteen years ago, Whoopi Goldberg guest starred on Muppets Tonight. Six years before that, she and Elmo compared their skin and fur.

Eighteen years ago, Whoopi Goldberg guest starred on Muppets Tonight. Six years before that, she and Elmo compared their skin and fur.

The Twiddlebugs know there’s nothing like a day at the beach on a summer day like today.

The Twiddlebugs know there’s nothing like a day at the beach on a summer day like today.

Happy Independence Day!

Happy Independence Day!

Happy Birthday to America’s favorite game show host, Guy Smiley!

Happy Birthday to America’s favorite game show host, Guy Smiley!

Kermit’s not the only Muppet to be associated with the banjo.

Kermit’s not the only Muppet to be associated with the banjo.