Vinylmation Speculation with Mike Boon: Muppets 3.10 Big Mean Carl

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Muppets Tonight (1996)
Originally performed by: Bill Barretta

The star of the 2010 viral video “Stand By Me,” Big Mean Carl made multiple appearances on Muppets Tonight. All of his acts – Carl the Big Mean Bunny, Carl the Big Mean Bagpipe-Eater, Carl the Big Mean Ventriloquist, etc – were simple covers that he used to try and eat other characters.

“I love the full sized Muppets. The deatailed “fur” on the body of Carl keeps a plain solid color from looking dull (which happens often with Muppets.”-M.C.

Mike Boon joins us every day this month with speculation of a future Muppet Series vinylmation. For past posts click here. You can also check Mike out at his own blog:

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Nick LoCicero

Nick LoCicero has almost 20 years experience in the media industry. He has worked on numerous Disney related media projects, most know at WDWNT for WDW News Tonight. He has been visiting Walt Disney World since 1982. After moving to Orlando in the late 90's he became a passholder, developed a fascination with the history of the vacation kingdom and has spent way too much money on park merchandise.