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# big-bird - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Oscar the Grouch spends his Christmases in Ireland
# Have A Rotten Time
# Have A Rotten Time

Oscar the Grouch spends his Christmases in Ireland

May 17th 2015, 6:30 PM 19,864 Views 17 Comments

In an exclusive interview with TheJournal.ie this week, puppeteer Caroll Spinney told us he visits Ireland every year.

# big-bird - Thursday 7 May, 2015

This real-life story about Big Bird will make you cry
# Chopping Onions
# Chopping Onions

This real-life story about Big Bird will make you cry

May 7th 2015, 9:04 PM 32,302 Views 31 Comments

*sniff*

# big-bird - Saturday 6 April, 2013

How Sesame Street tones down for Afghanistan
# Watch And Learn
# Watch And Learn

How Sesame Street tones down for Afghanistan

Apr 6th 2013, 8:45 AM 6,274 Views 21 Comments

In a country where only half of all children go to school, the programme treads a fine line to help bring the 3 Rs – and a little lesson in gender equity – to its audience.

# big-bird - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Column: 'The culture war is over, and conservatives have lost'
# US 2012
# US 2012

Column: 'The culture war is over, and conservatives have lost'

Nov 7th 2012, 8:30 PM 2,252 Views 184 Comments

Conservatives will win again, writes John McGuirk – but first they must stop allowing themselves to be seen as anti-women, anti-science and anti-rights.

# big-bird - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

VIDEO: Sesame Street ask Barack Obama to take down Big Bird ad
# Yellow Peril
# Yellow Peril

VIDEO: Sesame Street ask Barack Obama to take down Big Bird ad

Oct 9th 2012, 9:30 PM 12,362 Views 12 Comments

The Barack Obama campaign has made an ad mocking Mitt Romney over his Big Bird comments – but Sesame Street isn’t happy.

# big-bird - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Internet rallies to defence of Big Bird but Romney insists he loves him
# Big Bird
From The Daily Edge
# Big Bird

Internet rallies to defence of Big Bird but Romney insists he loves him

Oct 4th 2012, 2:01 PM 10,281 Views 28 Comments

The Sesame Street character’s future came under threat during the US presidential debate last night and the internet sure wasn’t happy about it…