Alright, we joked the folks at NPR, so we may as well break the internet with a few of our own public radio mugs while we’re at it. Now, we used a very special camera to take these pictures, mind you: The Henson H915. It reveals your inner Muppet or Sesame Street character. We hope that once you’ve seen these pictures that you’ll find us a). cute and/or b). take pity on us. Either way, we hope you’ll think about all the great things in your life that have been made possible by public media and become a member or renew during our Fall 2011 fund drive. Thank you!

 

10 Responses to Faces for Radio: KRCC Spirit Muppets

  1. Jennifer says:

    I think you’ve captured our spirits perfectly!

  2. hannahfriend says:

    OK, that was really cute.

  3. kathryn says:

    OH, I’m so sad I wasn’t there. Would love to know my muppet alter-ego. Sweet. Kathryn Eastburn, The Middle Distance

  4. Barbara Hegarty says:

    When did Prince become a muppet?

  5. Matt Baer says:

    I love this. Missin’ the KRCC crowd! Hope all’s well with everyone.

  6. This made me spit coffee all over my beautiful MacBook Pro. I’m on my way down to the station to demand compensation! ;)

  7. Bettina Swigger says:

    I miss KRCC every day, but this video made me laugh so hard I cried. You are all brilliant. Thank you.

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