Posts tagged "big bird"

I’m Mesmerized By This Documentary About The Man Behind Big Bird

“I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story” began showing at festivals last year, but it’s newly available on iTunes and on demand, as well as on the big screen at New York’s IFC Film Center. It’s about exactly what it sounds like — the life of Caroll Spinney, who’s played Big Bird and Oscar the…

By: Claire Hannum / May 8, 2015

Big Bird & Michelle Obama Talk Healthy Snacks

Big Bird flew up from Sesame Street to help Michelle Obama hunt for healthy snacks in the White House kitchen as part of her Let’s Move! campaign.

Another video about how much fun (?) it is to exercise, after the jump…

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 24, 2013

Big Bird Biggest Star Of Presidential Debate

Big Bird was trending on Twitter during last night’s debate, after Mitt Romney said he would cut funding for PBS. Check out the Twitter account @FiredBigBird — really funny and, well, sad. [Fired Big Bird]
Shakira has confirmed that she is having a baby boy. Little Shakiro? Congrats! [PopCrush]
Rihanna and Chris Brown were…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 4, 2012

Cookie Monster In High Heels Is All Kinds Of Wrong

Who knew that underneath his crumb-flecked blue fur, Cookie Monster wore over-the-knee tights and foxy white kitten heels? Hey, look on the bright side: these Sesame Street Halloween costumes aren’t as seXXXy as they could have been! [CostumeCraze.com]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 17, 2010