Posts tagged "sesame street"

RIP Society: Elmo Accused Of Having Sex With A 16-Year-Old Boy

Noooo! I just watched the documentary “Being Elmo” last month and was obsessed with what an inspiring person Kevin Clash, the man behind “Sesame’s Street”‘s most adorable Muppet, seemed to…

Ami Angelowicz | November 12, 2012 - 12:20 pm

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Talks Princesses On “Sesame Street”

At some point in the life of many little girls and some little boys there comes the cold, hard realization that you cannot be a princess when you grow up.

Jessica Wakeman | November 12, 2012 - 11:20 am

“Sesame Street” Sends Cease-And-Desist To Sexy Big Bid

“Sesame Street” issued a cease-and-desist letter to put the kibosh on Sexy Big Bird’s unauthorized costumes. The letter was directed to Yandy.com, a Halloween costume web site whose multitudes…

Jessica Wakeman | October 18, 2012 - 6:00 pm

10 Memories I Have Of “Sesame Street”

I grew up with parents who were not particularly pro-television. My dad even attached a scarf to the top of our TV and would insist on pulling it down to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 8, 2012 - 1:00 pm

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…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 4, 2012 - 10:20 am

RIP Jerry Nelson, “Muppet Show,” “Sesame Street,” “Fraggle Rock” Veteran

You might not recognize Jerry Nelson‘s name, but you’re probably more familiar with “Sesame Street”’s the Count, Amazing Mumford and Snuffalupagus, or Statler (half of the heckling duo of Statler and…

The Mary Sue | August 25, 2012 - 5:30 pm

Jon Hamm Visits “Sesame Street” With Elmo, My Ovaries Explode

Jon Hamm looks like he’s gotten into a lick of trouble on “Sesame Street” but I’m sure it’s nothing his little red pal Elmo can’t fix!

Don Draper…

Jessica Wakeman | August 7, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Cookie Monster Sings “Call Me Maybe” Cover “Share It Maybe”

Jimmy Fallon and the Roots? Colin Powell? Miss USA contestants? Move over, everyone: Cookie Monster is here with a cookie-centric (of course) “Call Me Maybe” cover. “Share It Maybe” is all…

Jessica Wakeman | July 10, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Help Bring Breastfeeding Back To “Sesame Street”!

In order for breastfeeding to be seen as “normal” and natural, and not frowned upon in public, we clearly need to be doing more than what we are doing. The nurse-ins are…

The Stir | January 11, 2012 - 4:50 pm

Emma Stone Is A Balancing Queen

Don’t you just love it when celebs stop by “Sesame Street” to teach the kiddos a new word? Emma Stone is the latest star on the block and she’s teaching…

Jessica Wakeman | November 27, 2011 - 2:00 pm

So Cute: Sesame Street’s “Change The World” Gives Us The Warm & Fuzzies

If a tough week at work has trodden on your self-worth, let the “Sesame Street” critters sing you into solace. “Change the World” is an adorable little ditty performed by the…

Stefanie Blejec | October 23, 2011 - 4:00 pm

New Sesame Street Muppet Is Poor And Hungry

“Sesame Street” has got a hungry, impoverished new character—and it isn’t Oscar the Grouch or the Cookie Monster. Lily, a 7-year-old girl whose family often struggles to get enough to eat,…

Newser | October 9, 2011 - 3:30 pm

The Muppets Get More Love In “Being Elmo” Documentary

If you grew up watching “Sesame Street” — uh, who didn’t? — I’ve got the documentary for you. “Being Elmo” is about Kevin Clash, the man behind Elmo, arguably one…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 3, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Grover Turns Off The Dark

Ahhh, Grover. In this video, “Sesame Street” spoofs “Spider-man: Turn Off The Dark,” the musical that’s left several stars injured and is only ready to open after a…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | June 14, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Bert Gets Down To Brass Tacks With Andy Samberg

Who knew that Bert, as in the best friend of Ernie, was such a hard-hitting interviewer? In this edition of “Conversations with Bert,” his version of “Inside the Actors…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | May 25, 2011 - 11:40 am

Kanye West’s Video Re-Imagined With Real Monsters

I wasn’t as bothered by Kanye West’s video for “Monster” as Jessica, but I think we both would agree that it would have been better if “Sesame Street” Muppets…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 3, 2011 - 5:15 pm

Is Cookie Monster The Next Betty White?

Cookie Monster wants to branch out and show that there is more to him than his enthusiasm for cookies. Homeboy wants to host “Saturday Night Live” and he…

Ami Angelowicz | November 25, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Ryan Reynolds Gets An “A+” For His “Sesame Street” Cameo

Naturally, I’m a fan of the letter “A.” Also a fan of hot dudes like Ryan Reynolds wearing silly costumes while singing and dancing with muppets. As far…

Ami Angelowicz | November 7, 2010 - 11:00 am

“Sesame Street” Clings To Jude Law — And So Would We

In his recent appearance on “Sesame Street,” Jude Law was used to illustrate what the word “cling” means. The show had a mouse, an octopus, and a monkey “cling” to…

Julie Gerstein | October 29, 2010 - 5:15 pm

See Katy Perry And Elmo Behind The Scenes On “Sesame Street”

You may remember how Katy Perry did a video with Elmo called “Hot N Cold,” and it was pulled from the tube because Perry’s outfit was deemed too hot ‘n’

TruTV | October 28, 2010 - 8:45 pm