First Kermit the Frog being given to Smithsonian

The Kermit the Frog and the Energizer Bunny floats are guided across Central Park South during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009 in New York. Associated Press

August 25, 2010 7:40:20 AM PDT
The original Kermit the Frog from Jim Henson's Muppets collection is coming home to Washington where the characters were created in the 1950s.