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The Muppets Cover Bohemian Rhapsody

The Muppets are one of the few entities that can fail with little to no retribution. People’s love for them will go on unaffected. Remember Muppets from Space? Yeah, me neither. How about The Muppets Wizard of Oz? Let me give you a clue to its quality: Ashanti starred in it. Yet, these subpar flicks could never take away from the genius that is The Muppet Show and The Muppet Movie. I guess The Muppets are a lot like Weezer.

But lately, there have been indicators that suggest that Jim Henson’s crew may once again grace us with quality entertainment. Judd Apatow alumni Jason Segal is penning a script for a new flick entitled The Cheapest Muppet Movie Ever Made, which suggests that Segal will be bringing back the self-referential style that made the first film so intriguing. Then there’s the video below, which has The Muppets doing their own rendition of “Bohemian Rhapsody.” It’s beyond clever, and if you don’t enjoy it, then we probably shouldn’t be friends.

And just because it's genius, here's the original Queen version of Bohemian Rhapsody: