Beaker’s original YouTube video “Ode to Joy” has won a Webby Award — the “People’s Voice” award, to be exact — for best music video. We Muppet fans braved inclement weather, mudslides, and swarms of locusts to make it to our computers so we could vote for Beaker, and now all our hours and hours of hard work has paid off! Check out the list of Webby winners for proof that I’m not lying.
As of this writing, Beaker’s video has received over 5 million views on YouTube. Five million! That sure is a lot of people watching Beaker butcher Beethoven.
And speaking of the voice of the people, here’s what some of the world’s most respected and influential critics are saying about “Ode to Joy”:
“soooooooooo cute! “
“I love that orange haired guy!”
“lmfaorofl omg i think i blew my lung out omg
Beakers awesome meep meep”
“so beautiful it brought a tear to my eye”
“pure utter genious”
“This is made of 73H 4W350M3! Jim Henson productions wins a free internet!”
“x] this iz gangsta”
“OMFG BEAKER IS AMAZING!!! hes mine and kasey’s bestieeeee :D”
“it was sooo funni wen the violin caught fire and that guy got electrocuted!!!
welldone!! sooooo cute 😀 😀 “
“Nice harmonics and dackup singers!”
“he looks omish”
“these r the guys from studio DC almost live”
“ther al jonesen for some crack get them a dime bag”
“so funny… loved it
and check out mi videos
real funny 1 of mi bro
after his hair cutt….
you have to see it!!!!!”
“holy hell im so horney now!!”
“omg jajajjaja XD”
“im very confused.”
“this… are… disgusting”
With high praise like that coming from all over the globe, is it any wonder Beaker won this coveted, prestigious prize?
Now, just to help Beaker get a few more million views, here, yet again, is the video in question:
Click here to love that orange haired guy on the Tough Pigs forum!