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Henson donates original Kermit to Smithsonian
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Still, the Hensons plan to give the Smithsonian about a dozen more puppets in the years to come, possibly including a Miss Piggy to join her boyfriend, Kermit. Part of that will depend on plans by the Walt Disney Co., which has owned rights to the Muppets since 2002.
“We would like very much to get them out while they’re still in relatively good condition,” Jane Henson said. “I think when you grow up in Washington, you get the feeling that everything important in the country goes to the Smithsonian.”
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