Spacehog – In The Meantime

Categories:Friday 90s, LOLZ, Music, TV, Video
Acadia Einstein

I swear to you I had completely forgotten this song existed until I was going through my weird lists.  I know you will probably remember it, but I am not sure the song by itself is interesting enough to keep a whole post going.  So HOW ABOUT THOSE MUPPETS!?!

I suppose little kids now don’t know what Kermit sounded like when Jim Henson voiced him.  I wonder if kids were freaked out about Kermit’s voice when it changed to whatever dude they replaced him with.  I think they should make every Muppet do a “death soliloquy”.  Like – just do a scene where the Muppet (or Muppets) the person voices says he has a cold or wants to be an impressionist or something that will explain why their voice is going to be different from now on.  Then they can just dub in the new guy.  It’s not like the kids will figure it out.  They think hairy puppets without ears or legs can talk so I think it is pretty safe to assume my plan will work.

But Frank Oz needs to clone himself or Disney needs to spend billions to find someone who sounds just like him.  He’s Miss Piggy AND Yoda.  I think.  Right?  Replace him quickly regardless.  He could get karate chopped in the neck some day at Walgreen’s and there will be a lot of trouble later on.  Damn there are a lot of things to worry about in this world.  So take a break and listen to the song for a minute and think about who your favorite Muppet is.  And if you say Animal you are a sell out.

I have run the site since 2005. And I have to say I am pretty damn proud of it. I wrote the book Whalewolf (sold on and am not even close to tired so I am just going to keep going. I was born in Portland, Maine and I currently live in New York and Charlotte, North Carolina. I keep hoping that at some point all these weird rebels are gonna say: "SURPRISE!" and act normal. Eight years and counting....


  1. sj
    August 23, 2013 at 12:19 am

    I SUGGESTED THIS! Wait, didn’t I?

    We were just talking about this shit on twitter YESTERDAY.

    • Acadia
      August 23, 2013 at 11:12 pm

      I can hear you Tweet with my mind.

  2. Christy Ramsey
    August 23, 2013 at 7:49 pm

    This is one of my favoritest songs ever. EVAR.

    • Acadia
      August 23, 2013 at 11:22 pm

      *changes it for spite*

  3. Rog
    August 23, 2013 at 7:51 pm

    This is, without a doubt, your greatest work ever.

    • Acadia
      August 23, 2013 at 11:22 pm

      I really should be more famous.

  4. Scott Moore (@sixstrngthng)
    August 23, 2013 at 7:55 pm

    OMG I had forgotten all about it too. Not a bad song. So very, very 90s.

    • Acadia
      August 23, 2013 at 11:23 pm

      SEE! I am a valuable service.

  5. Raven Partida
    August 23, 2013 at 8:13 pm

    🙂 memories

  6. stacy
    August 23, 2013 at 9:34 pm

    Great tune, genius you are. Beeker

  7. stacy
    August 23, 2013 at 9:34 pm


  8. Cornmeal
    August 23, 2013 at 11:32 pm

    They already found a dude to replace Frank Oz. The new guy did all of Oz’s characters in the 2011 movie, and did them pretty well at that.

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