Sesame Street

The Sesame Street-themed amusement park in Langhorne, Pennsylvania, is now under even more fire after a viral video showed a costumed character from the beloved show ignoring two young Black girls during a parade.

Since launching in the past week, parody Sesame Street accounts have popped up for several characters as campaign staffers. Cookie Monster came on board as the campaign manager and the Count is the finance director. Some Twitter users commented on the Cookie Monster account's lack of the blue monster's signature vernacular.

He found a concrete spot on Sesame Street as Mr. Handford, who ran Hooper's Store on the show from 1990 to 1998. Fans took to Twitter to offer condolences to the beloved actor.

It’s officially the end of an era. Everyone’s favorite Sesame Street neighbor Maria, played by actress Sonia Manzano, is leaving the famed children’s program after 44 years on the air. Manzano, who first appeared alongside the furry puppets in 1971, was a staple on the popular educational program, making her a familiar face across generations; […]

Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o stopped by Sesame Street to talk to Elmo about the importance and beauty of skin. The message from Sesame Street: “Elmo’s skin just happens to be very ticklish. Lupita’s skin happens to be a beautiful brown color. Skin can come in all different shades and colors. Isn’t skin just the […]

The iconic children’s TV show “Sesame Street” has certainly had its fair share of negative press over the last year. First with the voice of Elmo, Kevin Clash, and all of the sexual allegations that have plagued him and now another loveable favorite who played Gordon, Roscoe Orman (pictured), has taken over the spotlight. Orman […]

Kevin Clash’s journey from Baltimore to voicing one of the most popular characters on television is documented in the new documentary, “Being Elmo.” Clash has been the voice and puppeteer for Elmo for over 17 years, but was not the original voice for Elmo who originally talked like a cave man. See also: Keystone Pipeline Infographic: […]

Hackers broke into children’s show, Sesame Street’s YouTube channel and put up pornographic videos and images. Under Sesame Street, on the channels page, hackers wrote I’TS WHERE PORN LIVES.” There are reports that a pornographic video was viewable for upwards of 20 minutes. Sesame Street Announces Ernie And Bert Are Not Gay Fox Attacks “Elmo” […]

Sesame Street is on a mission to tackle childhood hunger and homelessness premiering a new character whose background highlights children who live in such poverty. Lily, the newest muppet on Sesame Street, comes from an impoverished family and will make her debut in a primetime special on Oct. 9. “We are honored that Sesame Street, with […]

After a gay and lesbian group started a petition for Sesame Street to have popular characters, Ernie and Bert, to come out as homosexuals, and publicly marry, Sesame Street has denied their request and announced that Ernie and Bert are not homosexual by making a statement on their Facebook page. Bert and Ernie are best […]

NEW YORK-Sean Hannity recently discussed the evils of Sesame Street on his show, including their alleged anti-conservative bias and pandering to Black and Latino children. Color Lines reports: Some conservative talking heads have stooped to a new low and are going after Sesame Street, according to The Hollywood Insider. In this latest and laughable chapter […]

Sesame Street has a new song called “I Love My Hair” about loving curly African hair in all its forms and it has gone viral on the internet. African-Americans off all ages have been posting it on facebook and it has been on several blogs. RELATED STORIES How To Detangle Your Hair How To Achieve […]