February 23, 2004 With the well-publicized bid for The Walt Disney Co. still fresh on people's minds, last week the world-famous entertainment company announced it was purchasing the Muppets, which include characters like Miss Piggy and Kermit the Frog. Morning Edition producer and freelance puppeteer Barry Gordemer worries that there could be character conflicts in a Disney/Muppet merger.
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February 16, 2004 Morning Edition producer Barry Gordemer makes some observations about the American International Toy Fair, which got underway Monday. The hot toys that you'll see this Christmas are on display, but it's not all fun and games.
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