Three of the Best Muppets Lip Sync to the Beastie Boys

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Aug. 11 2014 5:37 PM

Three of the Best Muppets Lip Sync to the Beastie Boys

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Muppets Fozzie Bear (L), Scooter (2nd L), Miss Piggy (C), Rowlf (2nd R) and Swedish Chef (R), stand with 20 newly donated Jim Henson puppets and props on the anniversary of his birthday during an event at the Smithsonian National American History Museum in Washington, DC, September 24, 2013. AFP PHOTO/Jim WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images

Among the Internet’s favorite pastimes is bringing the the Muppets together with pop hits that have not already been covered by the Muppets themselves. The latest incarnation finds three of the best Muppets “lip syncing” to a Beastie Boys classic, “So What’cha Want.”

The turtleneck-adorned trio of the Swedish Chef, Animal, and Beaker are worthy stand-ins for Mike D, MCA, and Ad-Rock thanks to aptly named YouTube user isthishowyougoviral (who is fond, it seems, of making fun Muppet lip sync videos).

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Aisha Harris is a Slate staff writer.

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