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    Nov 11, 2010 | Inland Empire Weekly

    ... PBS doesn't commission nearly enough documentaries or series on Mexicans-sorry, execs, but rebroadcasting that Sesame Street episode when Linda Ronstadt sang with a Muppet mariachi isn't enough-so it's heartening to know that it aired The Longoria ...

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  2. Cookie Monster arrested in Times Square for allegedly grabbing teen's breastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Daily Mail

    ... rbances in their interaction with members of the public and a crackdown on the issue has been dubbed Operation Sesame Street. Police have recently been distributing flyers reminding people that

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  3. Taraji P. Henson hosts 'SNL' to epic 'Sesame Street,' 'Empire' sketchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Examiner.com

    ... going to let "Empire" fans down without a reference to Cookie Lyon. Sure enough Cookie Lyon visits the set of "Sesame Street" as Cookie. The late Jim Henson (no relation to Taraji P.) was the creator of "The Muppets" on this children's show. At one ...

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  4. Taraji P. Henson: Cookie Lyon Meets Cookie Monster, Announces MemoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Black Enterprise

    ... the American Black Film Festival ambassador transformed into Empire's Cookie Lyon and took a stroll down Sesame Street. Cookie didn't soften things up for the world famous muppets, either. She convinced Bert that his longtime buddy Ernie was trying ...

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  5. Taraji P. Henson appears in Sesame Street-Empire mashup on Saturday Night Live'Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | Big News Network.com

    Taraji P. Henson appeared as her audacious Empire character Cookie Lyon in a Sesame Street sendup on this weekend's edition of Saturday Night Live. The hilarious mock promo for an upcoming episode of Sesame Street appeared to have been shot on the set of the children's program and featured beloved Muppets like Big Bird, Cookie Monster, Elmo, Bert and Ernie, and The Count.

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  6. 'Saturday Night Live': In which Taraji P. Henson terrorizes Sesame StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Houston Chronicle

    ... one from Billy Crystal) and one controversial sketch that left some viewers infuriated. Hint: it was not the Sesame Street sketch. Kate McKinnon continues to perfect her Hillary Clinton. In last night's cold open, her manic and slightly maniacal ...

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  7. Watch Saturday Night Live's Adult Version Of Sesame StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Cinema Blend News

    Taraji P. Henson rocked the stage on Saturday Night Live last night, but one of her best sketches actually worked thanks to the inclusion of Sesame Street characters like Bert, Ernie, Snuffleupagus and Big Bird. Here's what a very adult version of Sesame Street might look like, thanks to a guest appearance from Henson's Empire character Cookie Lyon.

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  8. Taraji P. Henson Perfectly Spoofs 'Empire' and Nicki Minaj on 'SNL'Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | WVII

    Taraji P. Henson made a splash in her Saturday Night Live hosting debut, where she perfectly spoofed her runaway hit show Empire - and even did her best Nicki Minaj impression. Worlds collided in one of the best sketches of the night when Henson - reprising her role as beloved Empire matriarch Cookie - went up against another Cookie, Cookie Monster that is, from Sesame Street.

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  9. Taraji P. Henson's Cookie Meets 'Sesame Street's' Cookie Monster On 'SNL'Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | Vibe

    ... bearer of the snack name, Cookie Monster. Hitting Bert, Ernie, Big Bird, Snuffleupagus and the rest of the Sesame Street gang off with insane levels of sass, Henson's channeling of TV's new favorite boss chick was easily the highlight of her ...

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  10. Taraji P. Henson's Cookie Crashed 'Sesame Street' On 'SNL'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Switched

    Taraji P. Henson hosted "Saturday Night Live" this weekend and made sure to bring out Cookie Lyon from "Empire" in the best way. During Cookie's "Sesame Street" visit on "SNL," the fiery character got in between Bert and Ernie, didn't share with Cookie Monster, and brought along her broom.

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  11. 'SNL' recap: Taraji P. Henson comes in like a LyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... Crossover This is what we all were waiting for: an Empire spoof. Henson brings the character of Cookie to Sesame Street, where she yells-a lot-and turns Elmo into her fur coat. Seeing this character interact with the innocent denizens of Sesame ...

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  12. Lisa Simon Dies: Longtime 'Sesame Street' Director and Producer Was 64Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | News Max

    Lisa Simon, longtime "Sesame Street" director and producer, reportedly died April 4 at the age of 64, leaving behind a legacy of childhood memories for innumerable children and adults. Simon spent more than four decades on "Sesame Street," from the beginning through its current 45th season, The Hollywood Reporter said .

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  13. From "Empire Records" to "I Am Big Bird"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... but not nearly as many people can identify the man who's given him life and voice since its initial debut on Sesame Street lo these many years ago. That's hopefully about to change, now that the documentary "I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story" ...

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  14. Tribeca Film Festival: The Movies and Events To Put On Your RadarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Fandango.com

    ... the festival. In I Am Big Bird , we track the life of Caroll Spinney, who at 80 years old is the only original Sesame Street puppeteer still doing his thing, playing both Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on the iconic childrens television series. Watch ...

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  15. AUA Private Equity completes dividend recap of Blue StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | PE Hub

    ... with Sesame Workshop, the non-profit educational organization behind the award-winning television program Sesame Street, to produce Sesame Street Live, VEE has entertained millions of children, parents and caregivers around the world with its live ...

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  16. Sesame Street's Game of Thrones parody makes Iron Throne predictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... final occupant of the Iron Throne of Westeros is still a closely guarded secret. So it was surprising to see Sesame Street , of all places, make its own prediction. What's even more shocking is who it picked. The parody, Game of Chairs , featured ...

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  17. 'Sesame Street's' 'Game of Thrones' parody makes Iron Throne predictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Los Angeles Times

    ... final occupant of the Iron Throne of Westeros is still a closely guarded secret. So it was surprising to see "Sesame Street," of all places, make its own prediction. What's even more shocking is who it picked. One thing parents of preschoolers know ...

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  18. Watch Sesame Street's Fun Game Of Thrones Parody Game Of ChairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Cinema Blend News

    Of all the TV series that seem like they'd be a little too adult for the Sesame Street Muppets to handle, Game of Thrones is probably the most inappropriate, given how many deaths and boobs are involved. Yet the vastly different shows are perfectly meshed together in the sketch below, which takes the Game of the title quite literally.

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  19. Watch: "Sesame Street" parodies "Game of Thrones"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | CBS News

    The "Game of Thrones" season 5 premiere is just over a week away, but in the meantime "Sesame Street" has a perfect new parody to hold us over until the new episodes begin on April 12. Like the " House of Cards," "Homeland" and "Downton Abbey" send-ups before it, the HBO drama has gotten a family-friendly homage called "Game of Chairs." In the clip, a game of musical chairs will determine the next king or queen of Jesteros, with Muppet versions of Robb, Cersei, Joffrey and Daenerys vying for the crown.

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  20. Watch 'Sesame Street' Parody 'Game Of Thrones' And Give Zero Effs About Spoiling Children EverywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | MTV

    These days, " Game of Thrones " parodies are a dime a dozen, but this latest, kid-friendly twist on the HBO hit might just be the most epic yet. Because TBH, nobody does a parody better than " Sesame Street ."

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