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  1. Tires! I didn't even think ofRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | BlogHer

    ... I had a dream composed entirely of Muppets. And no, it's not that I had suddenly found myself in an episode of Sesame Street . Just real people in my life were in Muppet form. Terrifying. I read "post a pic of your blowout" and my immediate next ...

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  2. 2015 Rotary International Assembly Photo GalleryRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | Rotarian

    ... talks to incoming district governors about Rotary's brand at the 2015 International Assembly on 19 January. "Sesame Street" Muppet Raya joins Past RI President Bill Boyd on stage to talk about Rotary and clean sanitation at the 2015 International ...

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  3. Four for Families: - Tomorrowland' praises innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... ages 5 and older. Amazon Prime: 'The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland' This 73-minute film features many "Sesame Street" favorites, including Big Bird, Bert and Ernie, along with Elmo. MovieGuide.org said the film contains "silly songs" and "a few ...

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  4. I Dream In Muppet & Other Ways I Know I'm a MomRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BlogHer

    ... I had a dream composed entirely of Muppets. And no, it's not that I had suddenly found myself in an episode of Sesame Street . Just real people in my life were in Muppet form. Terrifying. I read "post a pic of your blowout" and my immediate next ...

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  5. I Am Big Bird: Sunny tale sweeps the clouds and negativity awayRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Caroll Spinney, left, and Kermit Love on the set of a Sesame Street production. Spinney has played Big Bird since his first appearance on the groundbreaking television program in 1969.

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  6. Five for Families: 'Tomorrowland' praises innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    ... film's highlights. Ok.com recommends the film for viewers ages 5 and older. This 73-minute film features many "Sesame Street" favorites, including Big Bird, Bert and Ernie, along with Elmo. MovieGuide.org said the film contains "silly songs" and "a ...

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  7. Movie review: Love fest on the wing in puppeteer story "I Am Big Bird"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Denver Post

    Carroll Spinney, left, the man behind the voice of the beloved Sesame Street character Big Bird in the docu-mentary, "I Am Big Bird." No negative thoughts, words or deeds intrude upon "I Am Big Bird," Dave LaMattina and Chad Walker's documentary about Caroll Spinney, the man behind the voice, walk, heart and soul of the beloved Sesame Street character for the past 45 years.

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  8. 'I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story' review: A fascinating doc on Sesame Street iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The London Free Press

    ... saw yellow feathers float back to Earth? I had enough trouble keeping my eyes dry as they replayed the Sesame Street moment where they explained Mr. Hooper's death. Spinney the artist/puppeteer whose id informs both Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch ...

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  9. The Warm, Sweet I Am Big Bird Could Use a Touch More GrouchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Denver Westword

    Maybe we contain multitudes, and maybe we contain a couple great splashes of primary color. With one arm stretched high above his head, puppeteer Caroll Spinney has spent the last decades embodying the warmest of yellows and grimiest of greens, playing - in every sense of the word - Sesame Street 's biggest bird and most trash-talking grouch.

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  10. Big Bird's Best Buddy - Thursday, 28 May 2015 01:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | South County Spotlight

    ... He also laughs all of the time because he is working for the television show he has watched his entire life - "Sesame Street." Every day, Goldberg gets to work with his childhood heroes: Big Bird, Oscar the Grouch, the Cookie Monster, Bert and ...

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  11. WA Labor launches monster debt campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Yahoo!

    ... his month. While there has been little reaction on Twitter to the Debt Monster, some users have scoffed at the Sesame Street spoof.

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  12. Bakery to appeal decision over 'gay cake'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | RTE.ie

    ... of sexual discrimination. Mr Lee, a member of the LGBT advocacy group Queer Space, had wanted a cake featuring Sesame Street puppets Bert and Ernie with the slogan Support Gay Marriage. In a statement today the McArthur family, who own and run ...

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  13. Let Rapping Big Bird Make Your Day As He Throws Down To Big Pun's 'Still Not A Player'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Switched

    "He" is Big Bird, and thanks to some inspired editing by Ben Roberts, aka Animal Robot , he's also a fan of the late rapper Big Pun. If you've ever wondered what Big Bird does after he leaves Sesame Street for the day, now you have an answer.

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  14. Big Bird gets overdue round of applauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Wave

    A warm-hearted documentary about the life of Caroll Spinney, the gentle and gifted puppeteer who has brought the much-loved "Sesame Street" character Big Bird to life for the past 46 years. Oscar the Grouch sometimes calls his pal Big Bird a turkey, but that's wrong.

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  15. Playing Big Bird can be a huge challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Michelle Hickey, a 'Muppet wrangler,' adjusts a book for Big Bird so he can read to Connor Scott during a April 2008 taping of 'Sesame Street' in New York. Spinney, 81, reveals what it is like to portray the beloved character in a film, 'I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story.'

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  16. EXCLUSIVE: Interview with Big Bird Puppeteer Caroll SpinneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... Spinney about the new documentary, "I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story." Caroll is the performer behind Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar and has entertained children around the world for almost 50 years. If you have ever looked in a metal ...

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  17. Turner, Sesame Workshop launch preschool educational series 'Chamki Ki Duniya'Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Indian Television

    ... to create five seasons of Galli Galli Sim Sim , the Indian adaptation of the popular American series, Sesame Street. Turner International Asia Pacific chief content officer - kids networks Mark Eyers said, " Chamki Ki Duniya is a unique show that ...

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  18. The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Tuesday, May 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | ComputerWorld

    ... kids, such as ads for alcohol. The advocates also found "a curse-filled mashup of the 1995 film "Casino" and a Sesame Street segment featuring Bert and Ernie," the Washington Post reports. Turns out Samsung won't have to pony up all $930 million in ...

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  19. Here's The Problem With Using YouTube As A Babysitter For Your KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Switched

    ... parents share. As I wrote in an earlier column , my own family has used YouTube to watch "The Muppet Show," "Sesame Street," cooking videos and any number of videos about animals on our mobile devices, at home and in transit. If screens and ...

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  20. Good NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The New Yorker

    On May 7th, two weeks before the end of "Late Show with David Letterman," on CBS, the host delivered one of his final lists, "Top Ten Surprising Facts About Sesame Street." The entries, every one a harsh gem, riffed on a documentary about the actor who played Big Bird, but they also satirized the way that the media had recently been strip-mining Letterman's decades on television, seeking revealing nuggets.

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