From the Center for Puppetry Arts


From a Muppet Babies coloring book


"Frankly, Miss Piggy, I don't give a hoot."

Gone with the Wind is a 1939 American film classic adapted from the novel of the same name, published in 1936.


  • In 1978, Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy appeared at the ribbon cutting ceremony of the Center for Puppetry Arts in Atlanta dressed as Rhett Butler and Scarlett O'Hara. A photo of Kermit and Piggy as Rhett and Scarlett was also presented as a gift and is on prominent display at the center.
  • A promotional poster for The Muppet Movie featured Kermit and Miss Piggy in period costume with the quote "Frankly, Miss Piggy, I don't give a hoot," a reference to the line "Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn".
  • In The Muppet Movie, Kermit notes that he was almost "gone with the Shwinn" when he narrowly avoided being run over by a steamroller in a biking accident.
  • In 1988, Imaginations released a set of die-cast figures called "Gone With the Weird," featuring the Muppet characters in parody roles from the film.
  • Piggy states in an interview that if she were to play Scarlett, she'd "never go hungry again."
  • A Monsterpiece Theater theater segment parodies the movie, with a female frog as Scarlet and Kermit playing Rhett.
  • In an Ernie and Bert sketch, Bert's latest pigeon book features the line "I'll think about it tomorrow. another day.", a direct quote from the movie.
  • On Sesame Street, a tiny worm movie theater near Oscar's can once played "Gone with the Worm."
  • In the Inner Tube pilot, Kermit shows samples from the several hundred channels they have to offer. The sample from the Kitchen Utensil channel shows a knife and eggbeater re-enacting a scene from the movie ("Frankly my dear, I don't give a spoon!").
  • In 2012, Cookie Monster tweeted that Gone with the Crumbs was one of his favorite films.
  • A commercial heard on the radio in the Sesame Street CD-ROM Letters advertises the movie, Gone with the W.


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