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Al-Jazeera Explores Sesame Street Songs As Instruments Of Torture

Songs of War, a recent documentary produced for Arabic news agency Al Jazeera, explores claims that music from Sesame Street as well as heavy metal and rap songs were used in the torture of prisoners in […]

01/21/2013

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Elmo Actor Kevin Clash Resigns Amid Sex Allegation

Sesame Workshop says Elmo actor Kevin Clash has resigned from “Sesame Street” in the wake of an allegation that he had sex with an under-aged youth.

11/20/2012

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RIP: Jerry Nelson Voice of Sesame Streets Count von Count

The man who taught us all how to count, Jerry Nelson, voice and puppeteer of Sesame Streets‘ the Count passed away yesterday at the age of 78. Nelson was also the voice and puppeteer of […]

08/24/2012

116th Tournament Of Roses Parade

Sesame Street Celebrates Bert’s Birthday…But Is Bert A Terrorist?

Ernie’s straight-edge sidekick Bert is celebrating his birthday today. He’s been there since the beginning, since Sesame Street debuted back in 1969. So what can we give to the most serious guy on Sesame Street? How about gangsta raps and the […]

07/28/2011

Vote Cookie Monster For Next SNL Host

Hey, if Betty White did it, why can’t a monster? After all, Sesame Street and Saturday Night Live were the only shows we ever watched growing up. Well, that and The Twilight Zone, but we don’t see […]

12/02/2010

Jonah Hill & Elmo Talk About Mustaches

Apparently, Sesame Street has cornered the market on teaching people about their ABC’s and 123’s because they’ve decided to tackle the mysteries behind mustaches. Funnyman, Jonah Hills teams up with Elmo to deliver a hilarious […]

08/17/2010

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