Sunday, February 12, 2012


together again by Alfonso Díaz Villaseñor

Oh, how I love The Muppets!
Sunday night tv as a child;
Statler and Waldorf heckling from the balcony,
Gonzo flying through the air,
Beaker the utterly luckless lab assistant,
'time for...Piiiiiigs...iiiin...spaaaaaaace!'
and of course, adorable Kermit and Miss Piggy!

Mahna-Mahna is quintessentially The Muppets and will always remind me of driving back from watching the sunset over Fish River Canyon, Namibia, in my younger, more carefree days.  So, in honour of the release of the new Muppets film, here it is, Mahna-Mahna: