Puppets. Most people either find them hysterically endearing or awful. It’s really hard to pin point what exactly it is about them that strikes our senses of humor. Something tells me their comedic appeal falls somewhere between them being so completely human and inhuman at once. And within that ‘in between’ is just the morbidly bizarre leaving us no choice but to laugh…. or cringe…..
And laugh or cringe as you may, they are apparently STILL pop-pop-popular and making money…. closing a successful show on Broadway, among other things: Puppet Endeavors