Friday Fun – Arcades and Muppets
Below is the story of Caine, a boy who built and runs his own arcade in his dad’s used auto parts store. If you need a feel-good video today, this will do nicely:
As for muppets, I recently watched a fantastic documentary called Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey. It traces the life of Kevin Clash, who grew up making his own puppets, is the creator of Elmo, and is currently Sesame Street’s Senior Puppet Coordinator. If you get the chance to watch it, you will not be disappointed.
And as an added bonus, the following is the original pitch video that Jim Henson used to sell The Muppet Show to CBS: