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Eleven Point Collar – a podcast by a Muppet fan, for Muppet fans.

E80 – 11PC

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J. D. Hansel and Steve Swanson are back to their crazy commentary again, this time taking on The Muppets Character Encyclopedia. Fair warning – you may not want to listen to this episode if you don’t have the book.  You’ll still

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E79 – 11PC

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This episode of Eleven Point Collar was recorded (almost entirely) on the eve of J. D.’s birthday, so it’s a pretty special episode that all culminates in J. D. finally turning … a lot years old. You’re in for a

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E78 – 11PC

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Hey, look, another episode of 11PC!  It’s been a long, long time, gang, but we’re back with a special episode about the Jim Henson Company Archives. I had the wonderful opportunity of hearing Karen Falk, among other Henson Historians, share

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The Extended Call with Steve & Kim

Hi everyone, this is J. D. Hansel. As some of my listeners may know, I was joined by both Steve Swanson and my ex-acquaintance, Kim the intern, in the final minutes of episode #16 of Let’s Talk Muppets.  While much of

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Let’s Talk Muppets #16 – “Kim”

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In this episode: everyone thinks I was waaaaaaay too hard on Kim. Also, Charlie the Agent returns, I defend Team Friendship, and little beepy meepy things! Just to prove I’m not crazy, here’s a bit of Kim’s writing for ABC,

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Let’s Talk Muppets #15 – “Everybody Loves Drunk Pepe”

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In this episode: we celebrate drugged and drunk Muppets! Also, Arianne fills in for Steve by pestering JD about Kim, Jarrod is quite profane, and everyone is happy that Pache is dead. Special thanks to Jarrod Fairclough from the Muppet

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Let’s Talk Muppets #14 – “#TeamSlowpokes”

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In this episode: “Scooter Profanity” returns! Also, Steve Swanson needs to catch a plane, he gets demoted, and he doesn’t get any cake. Special thanks to Christopher Harris from MuppetCast.com for making this episode possible! Follow along with our live-Tweets on

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Let’s Talk Muppets #13 – “Poppin’ Eyes Out”

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In this episode: we use the word deoculated. Also, Steve Whitmire is a God, the guy in the red shirt runs out of popcorn, we perform a rendition of Kermit’s Christmas classic “I Believe,” and something about Kyle Cease… Follow along with our

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Let’s Talk Muppets #12 – “Poor Dead Kim”

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Another episode down, with the help of Styx Swanson from The MuppetCast! In this episode: we’re talkin’ Muppet butts! Also, Styx presses JD to reveal his history with Kim, tensions escalate with twelve angry moms, the cast of Labyrinth plays Tri-Ominos, and

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Let’s Talk Muppets #11 – “It’s a Nightmare…”

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Let’s Talk Muppets is back! In this episode: I am become Kim, the intern of worlds. Also, JD has a change of address, Eric Jacobson is a perfectionist, and the podcast goes sha’doink when we experience The Curse of Kristin

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