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'''Florida''' is the 27th state of [[the United States of America]].
 
'''Florida''' is the 27th state of [[the United States of America]].
   
* The Muppets visit [[Kermit the Frog]]'s hometown of Paradise Swamp, FL for the annual Frog Festival and Bug Fry in ''[[The Muppets at Walt Disney World]]''. In this version of Kermit's origin, [[Kermit's Swamp|Kermit's home swamp]] is in Florida.
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* The Muppets visit [[Kermit the Frog]]'s hometown of [[Paradise Swamp]], FL for the annual Frog Festival and Bug Fry in ''[[The Muppets at Walt Disney World]]''. In this version of Kermit's origin, [[Kermit's Swamp|Kermit's home swamp]] is Florida.
   
 
*The Muppets visit [[Walt Disney World]] in ''[[The Muppets at Walt Disney World]]''.
 
*The Muppets visit [[Walt Disney World]] in ''[[The Muppets at Walt Disney World]]''.
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*''[[Kermit's Swamp Years]]'' was partly filmed on location in Florida.
 
*''[[Kermit's Swamp Years]]'' was partly filmed on location in Florida.
   
*''[[Sesame Street]]'' characters began to appear at [[SeaWorld Orlando]] in 2007.
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*''[[Sesame Street]]'' characters began to appear at [[SeaWorld|SeaWorld Orlando]] in 2007.
   
*The state is home to [[Busch Gardens Africa]], owned by [[Busch Entertainment Corp.]], which began to feature ''[[Sesame Street]]'' attractions as of 2008.
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*The state is home to [[Busch Gardens|Busch Gardens Africa]], owned by [[Busch Entertainment Corp.]], which began to feature ''[[Sesame Street]]'' attractions as of 2008.
   
 
*On [[Episode 212: Bernadette Peters|episode 212]] of ''[[The Muppet Show]]'', [[Sam the Eagle]] tells a version of "[[The Ant and the Grasshopper]]" in which the [[Ant]] gets stepped on and the [[Grasshopper]] moves to Florida. Unlike an appalled Sam, [[Statler and Waldorf]] find this most amusing.
 
*On [[Episode 212: Bernadette Peters|episode 212]] of ''[[The Muppet Show]]'', [[Sam the Eagle]] tells a version of "[[The Ant and the Grasshopper]]" in which the [[Ant]] gets stepped on and the [[Grasshopper]] moves to Florida. Unlike an appalled Sam, [[Statler and Waldorf]] find this most amusing.

Revision as of 23:16, July 8, 2011

Florida

A typical sight in Orlando, Florida.

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Elmo with Leland Melvin at the NASA space shuttle program in Cape Canaveral, Florida on July 6, 2011.

Florida is the 27th state of the United States of America.

  • WASA, the Worm Air and Space Agency, is based in Cape Canaveral Mud Flats.
  • The Art of Jim Henson featuring the Muppets will be presented by the The Young At Art Museum in Davie, Florida May 28 - October 31.
  • Elmo appeared at Cape Canaveral, Florida during the week leading up to the final launch of NASA's shuttle program on July 8, 2011.
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