Posts tagged "sesame street"

“Sesame Street” Costume Used As Punishment For Shoplifting

An 18-year-old Virginia boy who was caught shoplifting at a Halloween store was given a very fitting punishment for his crime. Instead of calling the cops, the Halloween…

Ami Angelowicz | October 18, 2010 - 7:45 pm

“Sesame Street” Schools Black Girls On The Beauty Of Their Hair

“Sesame Street” has aired a new song, “I Love My Hair,” aimed at young black girls to teach them to value and love their natural hair. The character…

Annika Harris | October 15, 2010 - 1:40 pm

If You Love Your Hair And You Know It, Sing Along

Sesame Street reminds us to add one to our list of affirmations: “I love my hair!” Check out this adorable song about just how awesome your hair (well, African-American hair…

Leonora Epstein | October 15, 2010 - 10:50 am

“Sesame Street” Spoofs Old Spice Ads

He isn’t as hot as Isaiah Mustafa, but Grover still amuses in this Old Spice ad spoof on “Sesame Street.” How long do you think before media-savvy Isaiah and…

Wendy Atterberry | October 11, 2010 - 4:40 pm

When Snooki Met Elmo — A Love Story

“Sesame Street” and “Jersey Shore” — two great tastes that taste great together? Nooooot realllly. But this clip (from “The Jimmy Kimmel Show”) of “Sesame Shore” does introduce us to…

Julie Gerstein | September 27, 2010 - 11:10 am

“Sesame Street” For Grownups?

PBS is working on a “Sesame Street” for adults called “Next Avenue.” It will be meant to act as a “virtual life coach” for lost baby boomers. I wonder if…

Ami Angelowicz | September 25, 2010 - 3:00 pm

“Sesame Street”‘s Take On “True Blood”: “True Mud”

Sesame Street” may have said no to Katy Perry’s boobs, but that doesn’t mean that the classic kids’ show has lost its cool. This amazing spoof of “True Blood,”…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 23, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Katy Perry’s Boobs Are Banned From “Sesame Street”

Katy Perry’s play date with “Sesame Street” has been canceled! A video of Katy and Elmo made it onto YouTube this week where she sings a cleaned-up version of “Hot…

Jessica Wakeman | September 23, 2010 - 2:10 pm

Katy Perry Pays A Visit To “Sesame Street”

What’s going down on “Sesame Street”? Katy Perry has come to play, but Elmo is feeling a tad moody. What’s a gal to do? Sing a kid-friendly version of…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 20, 2010 - 4:10 pm

Video: Everyone Should Talk To Grover Before They Get Married

Where is Grover when we need him? [BuzzFeed]…

Ami Angelowicz | August 8, 2010 - 1:00 pm

Sesame Street Meets Lady Gaga’s “Telephone”

Well, this was bound to happen. I, for one, am glad it did. [BuzzFeed]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 29, 2010 - 11:40 am

Muppet-Inspired Runway Looks

Whether it’s Miss Piggy imitating Lady Gaga, Benicio Del Toro’s eyebrows making him almost indistinguishable from The Muppets’ Wolfman or Ozzy Osbourne’s bizarre resemblance to Muppet musician Zoot, there’s a…

Lily Q | March 4, 2010 - 5:40 pm

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…

Jessica Wakeman | February 17, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Behold The Sexual Innuendo In SJP’s “Sesame Street” Spot

If you’re as immature as we are, Sarah Jessica Parker’s recent spot for “Sesame Street” about the concept of “big” will send you into a fit of giggles.

Jessica Wakeman | February 14, 2010 - 1:00 pm

“Sesame Street” Loses Icon To Breast Cancer

Over the weekend, Alaina Reed Hall, better known as “Olivia” On “Sesame Street,” lost her long battle with breast cancer. Tear! Our condolences to her family, she will always…

Simcha | December 21, 2009 - 12:40 pm

Jake Gyllenhaal Learns How To Separate, Looks Hot At The Same Time

OK, um, hello? Is it just me, or is this hawt? I mean, I had no idea that an octopus puppet on Jake Gyllenhaal’s head could be so titillating.

Susannah Breslin | December 14, 2009 - 1:40 pm

Meet Kami, The First HIV-Positive Sesame Streeter

Even though the days are sunny and the air is sweet, things aren’t always perfect on “Sesame Street” … especially in South Africa. There is a new kid on the…

Ami Angelowicz | November 17, 2009 - 8:40 pm

Which “Sesame Street” Muppet Were You?

This week Sesame Street’s 40th birthday, and everyone is celebrating. Google is honoring the fabulous Muppet-tastic show with a prime spot for Cookie Monster (surrounded by cookies — none of…

Erica Maxwell | November 5, 2009 - 6:50 pm

Sesame Street’s Reign Of Cuteness Continues

The best address in America has always played host to the cutest and brightest puppets, and now like a grand socialite giving her 40th birthday celebration, the show has created…

Erica Maxwell | October 30, 2009 - 4:10 pm

American Apparel And Sesame Street Make Kind Of A Sweet Team

Hipster porn aside, you know you love those shirts. Something else that’s near and dear to your heart? Sesame Street. To commemorate the show’s 40th anniversary, American Apparel sifted through…

Erin Flaherty | October 6, 2009 - 8:20 pm