“It ain’t easy being green, but according to Fox Business, Kermit the Frog and his Muppet friends are reds.
Last week, on the network’s ‘Follow the Money’ program, host Eric Bolling went McCarthy on the new, Disney-released film, ‘The Muppets,’ insisting that its storyline featuring an evil oil baron made it the latest example of Hollywood’s so-called liberal agenda.
Bolling, who took issue with the baron’s name, Tex Richman, was joined by Dan Gainor of the conservative Media Research Center, who was uninhibited with his criticism.
’It’s amazing how far the left will go just to manipulate your kids, to convince them, give the anti-corporate message,’ he said.”
– “The Muppets Are Communist, Fox Business Network Says,” Huffington Post
“The Communist Muppets? It ain’t easy being red,” Maura Judkis, Washington Post
“How ‘The Muppets’ made Occupy Wall Street,” Andrew Leonard, Salon
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