This week, news broke that Steve Whitmire, the longtime puppeteer behind beloved green felt Muppet character Kermit the Frog, would no longer be voicing the character he has played since the passing of Jim Henson in 1990. On Thursday, Whitmire responded to speculation around the circumstances of his departure in a personal blog post, stating…

via ‘I Am Devastated to Have Failed In My Duty to My Hero.’ Former Kermit Actor Speaks Out — TIME

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