The Muppets, longtime residents of PBS, are getting a second home at HBO.
Researchers found kids who watched Sesame Street regularly were better able to keep up with their grade level.
Under an agreement being announced Wednesday by Michelle Obama, the nonprofit organization behind the popular children’s educational program will allow the produce industry to use Elmo, Big Bird and Sesame Street’s other furry characters free of charge to help market fruits and veggies to kids.
The annual White House Easter Egg Roll attracted 30,000 children and parents to the Executive Mansion’s South Lawn for a day of festivities.
Elmo, Cookie Monster and Grover from ‘Sesame Street’ have a new home near Washington as the National Children’s Museum opens at National Harbor in suburban Maryland, featuring characters from the show.
Grover is the ultimate in single interest constituencies in Washington. He is not accountable to anybody. He does not disclose who funds him, who pays him to do what he does or how much he is paid to blackmail GOP Members of Congress to sign his pledge not to raise taxes.
Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash resigned from “Sesame Street” on Tuesday amid allegations he sexually abused underage boys, bringing an end to a 28-year career.
The man who accused Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash of having sex with him when he was underage has recanted his story.
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Tuesday rallied thousands of supporters at the majestic Red Rocks Amphitheatre, casting his bid as a candidacy on the upswing and saying Democratic President Barack Obama’s bid is waning.
The Obama campaign’s thinking – or non-thinking – that America will be distracted by Big Bird when there are so many other really important issues involving real people is nothing more than an insult to every Americans’ intelligence.