Stunt or success? PR pros' reactions run gamut after Kermit and Miss Piggy split

The longtime couple announced their conscious decoupling yesterday on Twitter.

Kermit and Miss Piggy in happier times.
Kermit and Miss Piggy in happier times.

Ahead of the series premiere of The Muppets next month on ABC, Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy announced their breakup on Tuesday during the Television Critics Association summer press tour.

The longtime couple tweeted official statements on Tuesday afternoon, confirming their split, and making light of the recent rash of celebrity breakups.

Kermit and Miss Piggy said they are not commenting further on the matter "unless they get the right offer."

Kermit later tweeted that he is now seeing Denise in publicity at the network.

PR pros expressed the full range of emotion about the breakup.

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