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  1. Sesame StreetRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Generations of children have learned their numbers and alphabet from Big Bird, Maria, and other friends. The people on this very special street learn life's lessons together, provide viewers with strong role models, and teach children that everyone brings a special ability to the community.

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  2. "I Am Big Bird" -- Meet the Man Inside the MuppetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Neatorama

    In 1969, puppeteer Caroll Spinney donned the enormous Big Bird costume for the first season of Sesame Street . He still does 45 years later.

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  3. I'm guilty of trying to findRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | BlogHer

    There's a perfume called Happy and it smells terrible on me. If they made a perfume called Curmudgeonly, it'd be my signature scent.

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  4. Sesame StreetRead the original story

    Saturday | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Generations of children have learned their numbers and alphabet from Big Bird, Maria, and other friends. The people on this very special street learn life's lessons together, provide viewers with strong role models, and teach children that everyone brings a special ability to the community.

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  5. 7 More Real-Life MuppetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Neatorama

    Earlier this week, the people of the internet were delighted to look at a real frog that looks like the famous Muppet, Kermit the Frog . He is not the only real Muppet that dwells among us.

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  6. Harrisburg: glass is trash, paper is goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | ABC 27

    "Glass is trash, paper is gold." Harrisburg is asking residents to break old habits and throw all glass in the trash while expanding other recyclables.

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  7. Buffy Sainte-Marie pushed the boundaries long before the lines were even denotedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Canada.com

    The Piapot Cree First Nation bandmember born in Qu'Appelle Valley, Sask., is indeed a folksinging legend. She is also an educator, pioneering computer music composer, lifelong activist, an Academy Award, Golden Globe and JUNO award-winner and an officer of the Order of Canada.

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  8. Star Wars meets Doctor Who as R2-D2 becomes a DalekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Radio Times

    Ever wondered what would happen if R2-D2 turned to the Dark Side? Well, as it turns out, the little astromech droid would make a pretty convincing Dalek. The popular Star Wars character was re-imagined as one of the Doctor's deadliest foes by artist Earl Ellis as part of the #R2ME2 exhibition, which previewed at the Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim, California.

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  9. Yarbrough: One person who won't be running for president in 2016Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Athens Banner-Herald

    My fellow Americans, it is with heavy heart that I announce to you today that I will not be a candidate for president of the United States in 2016. I know there are those among you who believe our country would be better off if I was running things.

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    Sunday Apr 19 | The IE's Hottest Music 99.1 KGGI

    Jimmy Fallon & the Roots play children's instruments with the cast of Sesame Street! Making a fun version of the classic intro song to the show, with the full cast featuring Elmo, Gonzo, Big Bird & even Count Dracula

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  11. Sesame StreetRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Generations of children have learned their numbers and alphabet from Big Bird, Maria, and other friends. The people on this very special street learn life's lessons together, provide viewers with strong role models, and teach children that everyone brings a special ability to the community.

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  12. Sesame StreetRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Generations of children have learned their numbers and alphabet from Big Bird, Maria, and other friends. The people on this very special street learn life's lessons together, provide viewers with strong role models, and teach children that everyone brings a special ability to the community.

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  13. 'Sesame Street' shakeupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Fox News

    Changes to the iconic neighborhood's set include a new nest for Big Bird and a new community center. They are meant to offer young viewers a better sense of the Muppets' homes.

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  14. NCLB, day three - Trafficking bill jams patent reform - Heald...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Politico

    NCLB, DAY THREE: Expect a swift end to the Senate HELP Committee's markup of No Child Left Behind today when the chamber resumes its markup at 12:30 p.m. ET. The committee has a handful of amendments left to consider before it votes on final passage of the bill.

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  15. Zach Galifianakis Learns the Word 'Nimble' in New Sesame Street SpotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WMDH-AM New Castle

    Of all the adjectives you might use to describe Zach Galifianakis, "nimble" might not be the first one that comes to mind. That didn't stop the actor from visiting Sesame Street to help Murray give a lesson in what the word means.

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  16. Sesame Street goes after Fox NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2009 | Examiner.com

    I used to love watching Big Bird, Bert, Ernie, the Cookie Monster and the whole gang. But apparently the producers of the show just couldn't resist leaking in some of their politics.

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  17. 'Sesame Street' freshens its look with new sets for 46th seasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Los Angeles Times

    Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit that makes PBS' preschool perennial "Sesame Street," is revamping the sets that serve as the on-screen stamping grounds of Elmo, Big Bird and the other characters known to generations of children. The producers want to anchor the characters in real homes so that kids get a better sense of community and what it means to live in a place.

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  18. I Am Big Bird passed 12ARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | British Board of Film Classification

    Summary I AM BIG BIRD: THE CAROLL SPINNEY STORY is a US documentary about the life and career of the man who brought Big Bird from 'Sesame Street' to life for over forty years. BBFCinsight publication date BBFC Insight for this work will be available on or after 21/04/2015.

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  19. 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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  20. 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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