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  1. Philadelphia VA Depicts Vets As 'Oscar The Grouch'Read the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | WLLR-FM Davenport

    A slideshow presented to U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs employees ahead of a Wednesday town hall meeting depicted veterans as the garbage can-dwelling Sesame Street character Oscar the Grouch a characterization that some say perpetuates the negative stereotype that veterans are hostile and angry.

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  2. Training guide likens veterans to Oscar the GrouchRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    An internal training guide used by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs compared veterans unhappy about their care to Oscar the Grouch, a newspaper reported.

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  3. Bay Area vets respond to Oscar the Grouch comparisonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTVU Oakland

    The likeness was used in a training session, aimed at improving customer relations.

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  4. Training Guide Likens Veterans toOscar the GrouchRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    An internal training guide used by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs compared veterans unhappy about their care to Oscar the Grouch, a newspaper reported.

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  5. Hello Kitty is not a cat.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Hello Kitty is not a kitty. I repeat: Hello Kitty is not a kitty . According to Sanrio, Hello Kitty - whom you have seen on literally every consumer product at an increasing rate over the past 40 years - is in fact a human child.

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  6. VA customer relations training equates vets angry over care with a Oscar the GrouchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Hot Air

    Needless to say, the Department of Veteran Affairs has had its public-relations challenges this year.

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  7. No offense intended by 'Oscar the Grouch' guide, Philly VA saysRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    A U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs official on Wednesday defended a training guide produced for its Philadelphia office depicting veterans as Oscar the Grouch, saying the images were intended to remind employees to behave professionally.

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  8. VA Training Guide Labels Disgruntled Vets as 'Oscar the Grouch'Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | News Max

    Even as new Veterans Administration secretary Robert McDonald urges VA employees to "rebuild trust" with veterans in the midst of treatment delays and coverup scandals in the agency, the VA is referring to dissatisfied veterans as "Oscar the Grouch."

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  9. Senator Isakson and a Very Tall Man Visit the Augusta VARead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Peach Pundit

    The veterans administration has seen its share of recent challenges. From the egregious wait times to the coverup of the egregious wait times , it hasn't been the best of times for either the administration or the veterans they serve.

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  10. .com Summer Camp, Day 27! Ethel Merman Channels Annie on Sesame StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Broadway

    We're gonna be honest: Things around the Broadway.com offices have gotten really boring the last few weeks.

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  11. Philly VA training slides depicted veterans as 'Oscar the Grouch'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Oscar the Grouch during Sesame Street's 42nd season. An internal training guide used by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs in Philadelphia compares veterans unhappy about their care to the Muppet character.

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  12. Talks on Pa. Medicaid plan said to be nearing endRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | ABC 27

    The administration of Gov. Tom Corbett says an announcement could be made soon on the Republican's plan to use billions of federal Medicaid expansion dollars to subsidize private health insurance policies.

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  13. VA office depicts veterans as Oscar the GrouchRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Just as President Obama is promising to reform the veterans' health care system, the Veterans Affairs office in Philadelphia is apologizing for depicting dissatisfied veterans as Oscar the Grouch in an internal training guide.

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  14. Man pleads guilty to helping to set boy on fire, man charged with dragging dogs: headlines across Pa.Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Some veterans are upset about a Department of Veterans Affairs internal training guide that refers to veterans as Oscar the Grouch.

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  15. VA 'Oscar the Grouch' training angers vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    The beleaguered Department of Veterans Affairs depicted dissatisfied veterans as Oscar the Grouch in a recent internal training guide, and some vets and VA staffers said Tuesday that they feel trashed.

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  16. Sesame StreetRead the original story

    Tuesday | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Generations of children have learned their numbers and alphabet from Big Bird, Maria, and other friends.

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  17. Now that's saucy! Contenders don fancy dress to fight in 1,500...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mail on Sunday

    Yours for A 12million! Private Greek island for sale complete with 13 acres, a 17th-century watchtower and its own CHURCH Robot bartenders, a 300ft-high viewing capsule and 'virtual balconies' offering real-time views of the sea: Welcome to the world's most futuristic cruise ship The height of luxury! How you can fly on a private jet for less than ... (more)

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  18. Baltimore area community events MondayRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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  19. TOWIE's Lydia Bright leaves little to the imagination in plunging...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Daily Mail

    ISIS offered to swap James Foley for 'Lady Al Qaeda': Terrorists wanted return of MIT-educated neuroscientist caught with plans for dirty bomb, Ebola and chemical weapon 'that spared children' Revealed, James Foley was an ISIS 'whipping boy': Jihadists discovered pictures of his USAF officer brother on his laptop and tortured him with mock ... (more)

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  20. Millie Mackintosh has a rare fashion fail with bizarre Oscar the Grouch inspired coatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Daily Mail

    Millie Mackintosh has a rare fashion fail as she covers up her little black dress with bizarre Oscar the Grouch inspired coat She's one of the most stylish celebrities around but Millie Mackintosh had a rare fashion fail on Thursday evening.

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