Original Big Bird Puppeteer Caroll Spinney Dies At Age 85“Big Bird helped me find my purpose,” Spinney said when he announced his retirement in 2018.
'Big Bird' Asked To Fly On Doomed Space Shuttle ChallengerIf Mickey is the world’s most famous mouse, then Big Bird is the most famous bird. Caroll Spinney, 80, is stepping outside the Big Bird costume in the new movie from Tribeca films titled, "I am Big Bird. The Caroll Spinney Story."
NYC’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: October 20th-26thCheck out the Priceless Things To Do this week in NYC, week of October 20th- 26th.
Opinion: Grover Puts Himself Before Party And CountryGrover 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.
‘Sesame Street’ To Air Hurricane-Themed Episode This FridayThe 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.
Report: Sesame Workshop Not Amused By 'Sexy' Big Bird CostumeThe New York-based Sesame Workshop was not pleased this week with a Halloween costume now on the market, depicting Big Bird in a “sexy” women’s outfit.
Opinion: Big Bird And America Want No Part Of The Big Bird Attack AdThe 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.
New Yorkers Looking To Be Big Bird For Halloween Amid Political Debate Quite a few New Yorkers going out on Halloween said Wednesday that they were planning to portray a fine feathered friend who stands 8 feet 2 inches tall, and who has found himself at the center of a political debate lately.
Opinion: Romney's Move To The Middle Is Nothing More Than Baseless RhetoricWhy is Mitt Romney, the severely Conservative candidate for president, all of a sudden moving to the middle?
Sesame Workshop Wants Obama Ad With Big Bird Taken Off AirThe New York-based Sesame Workshop was not pleased Tuesday with an Obama campaign ad featuring the voice of Big Bird.
Opinion: Upon Further Review: Mitt Romney May Have Cheated To Win The DebateThere 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.
Big Bird, Jim Lehrer Hot Topics On Social Media During Presidential DebateSocial networks lit up Wednesday as users argued over who emerged as the key character from Wednesday's first president debate.