‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Commercial Hijacks Golden Globes Telecast (Video)

An epic Twitter beef plays out over scenes from the upcoming puppet comedy

Last Updated: July 10, 2014 @ 7:22 PM

A hilarious new ad for upcoming film “Muppets Most Wanted” was revealed during NBC’s broadcast of the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, highlighting the antics of Disney’s puppets — while spoofing the use of social media for marketing via a fan twitter beef.

It also may have been the funniest thing that occurred on a night where Tina Fey and Amy Poehler provided plenty of laughs.

The trailer shines a spotlight on a social spat between @HOTFUDGE1218 and @Babybean1229. First, @HOTFUDGE1218 tweeted, “Muppets shoulda been nominated Best Picture – for realz.”

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To which @Babybean1129 replied, “It can’t be, it’s not out yet … your ignrent.”

@HOTFUDGE1218 fired back, “Don’t call me igorent, you don’t even know.”

@Babybean1229 wasn’t taking that lying down, shutting the fight down by tweeting, “Good. I don’t even wanna no.”

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All typos are courtesy of the “Muppets Most Wanted” commercial and the aforementioned twitter handles, which appear to be legitimate profiles.

@RICHPLAYA33 had the last laugh though, chirping out the completely unrelated spam message, “I made $2000 bucks just sitting at home. Click this link to find out how.”

Oh, and also there was something about a movie coming out on Mar. 21.

Watch the video:


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