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Henson's Family Reclaims Rights to Muppets

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Henson's Family Reclaims Rights to Muppets

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Henson's Family Reclaims Rights to Muppets

Henson's Family Reclaims Rights to Muppets

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The children of Muppets creator Jim Henson are buying back the Jim Henson Company from a German company that purchased it three years ago. They had hoped the Muppets could be developed into a larger franchise, but were disappointed in the results. Hear NPR's Linda Wertheimer and Brian Henson, son of Jim Henson.