Sesame Street

Kevin Clash arrives at the 34th Kennedy Center Honors held at the Kennedy Center Hall of States on December 4, 2011 in Washington. (credit: Michael Tran/Getty Images)

Sesame Workshop: Elmo Actor Kevin Clash Resigns Amid Sex Allegation

In a statement issued Tuesday, Sesame Workshop called the controversy surrounding Kevin Clash’s personal life “a distraction that none of us want.”

11/20/2012

Kevin Clash arrives at the 34th Kennedy Center Honors held at the Kennedy Center Hall of States on December 4, 2011 in Washington. (credit: Michael Tran/Getty Images)

Accuser Recants Underage Sex Allegations Against Elmo Puppeteer

A man has now recanted his claims, after splashing across the headlines accusing Kevin Clash, the puppeteer who plays Elmo on “Sesame Street,” of having a sexual affair with him when he was underage.

11/13/2012

Kevin Clash arrives at the 34th Kennedy Center Honors held at the Kennedy Center Hall of States on December 4, 2011 in Washington. (credit: Michael Tran/Getty Images)

Elmo Puppeteer On Leave From ‘Sesame Street’ After Allegations Of Affair With Underage Teen

Sesame Workshop says puppeteer Kevin Clash denies the charges, which were first made in June by the alleged partner, who by then was 23.

11/12/2012

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‘Sesame Street’ To Air Hurricane-Themed Episode This Friday

The good news for Big Bird is Obama won. The bad news though is that his nest was hit pretty bad by last week’s superstorm.

11/08/2012

Big Bird (Photo by Matthew Peyton/Getty Images)

Opinion: Big Bird And America Want No Part Of The Big Bird Attack Ad

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.

10/11/2012

Mitt Romney collects his papers after the debate (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Upon Further Review: Mitt Romney May Have Cheated To Win The Debate

There was a moment in the debate that will be discussed in the days ahead that everyone missed until yesterday. A review of the debate tape reveals that, apparently, Mitt Romney needed a cheat sheet to keep the lies straight.

10/05/2012

President Barack Obama (R) speaks during his debate with Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney (L), who greets the audience at the conclusion in Denver, Colorado, on October 3, 2012. (Photo credit: STF/AFP/GettyImages)

Big Bird, Jim Lehrer Hot Topics On Social Media During Presidential Debate

Social networks lit up Wednesday as users argued over who emerged as the key character from Wednesday’s first president debate.

10/04/2012

Sesame Street puppet characters Zoe (L) and Cookie Monster (R) pose next to temporarty street sign November 9, 2009 at West 64th Street and Broadway in New York (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Sesame Street’ Holds Open Casting Call For New Character

How do you get to “Sesame Street?” By auditioning, of course.

08/20/2012

Sesame Street puppet characters Zoe (L) and Cookie Monster (R) pose next to temporarty street sign November 9, 2009 at West 64th Street and Broadway in New York (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Open Audition To Be Held For New ‘Sesame Street’ Character

If you grew up watching Big Bird, Elmo and Oscar the Grouch and always wanted to learn “How to get to ‘Sesame Street,’” now is your chance.

08/14/2012

The Voice

Blake Shelton Puppet Featured In New Sesame Street Video

Which reality TV competition is getting the Sesame Street treatment this fall? Hint: it involves country singer Blake Shelton.

08/08/2012

Sesame Street's Bert and Ernie (credit: Matthew Simmons/Getty Images)

Sesame Street: Bert and Ernie Are ‘Just Friends’ In Response To Online Marriage Petition

Sesame Street responds to those who think that puppet roommates Bert and Ernie should get married.

08/11/2011

Katy Perry on "Seseame Street" - Via YouTube

Sesame Street Pulls Katy Perry From Show

Katy Perry’s cleavage is fine for Russell Brand — not so for Elmo and Sesame Street.

CBS New York–09/23/2010

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