What is Gonzo the Muppet?

Answer Gonzo the Great ranks among the most popular and endearing of Jim Henson's Muppets. His exact species remains something of a running joke.PuppeteerSince his inception, Gonzo has been performed by M... Read More »

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What animal is gonzo on the muppet show?

This question was *sort-of* answered in the movie "Muppets From Space". Gonzo is officially an alien...but that still doesn't go towards explaining *what type* of alien, or what species, etc.He tho... Read More »

Who was the car Mercedes named after?

The first Mercedes was made in 1901. It was commissioned by Emil Jellinek, a businessman who was a primary distributor of Daimler engines. Mercedes was Jellinek's young daughter. The new engine ... Read More »

Who is the Ryder Cup named after?

The Ryder Cup is named after Samuel Ryder, a British businessman who provided the trophy and encouraged support for a competition between British and U.S. golfers. The first Ryder Cup was in 1927.S... Read More »

Who was the Ken doll named after?

Barbie's boyfriend Ken was named after the son of Barbie's inventor, Ruth Handler. Handler was a co-founder of Mattel, the company that produced both dolls. Ken was introduced in 1961, two years af... Read More »