Home / Tag: sesame street
03.17.2014 | | Posted at 05:00 PM
By Shepherd Express Staff
During the 2014 National Governors Association winter meeting last month, 12 governors took a break from hard politics to film public service announcements for healthy eating, including Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, who partnered with "Sesame Street" muppets Rosita and Abby Cadabby for a pair of spots. No word on why more popular characters like Elmo, Big Bird and Ernie refused to appear with W...
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008
One of the Bush administration’s covers for going to war in Iraq to provide billions of dollars in no-bid contracts for Halliburton and other corporate cronies was to spread democracy in the Mideast. Meanwhile, the president’s party continues to battle the spread of democracy in the Midwest. With less than a month...
Friday, April 11, 2008

The Curious Career of Kimya Dawson

Though her solo efforts coexisted with The Moldy Peaches, Dawson’s songwriting retains the pared-down, do-it-herself instrumentation of her former band without the Peaches’ scatological humor.
Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Theater Reviews

Awhole generation has grown-up since “Sesame Street” first aired in 1969. The savvy educational public television show that mixes muppets, animation and live actors has become highly iconic. The premise of using the “Sesame Street” format to deliver comically satirical lessons to those who have grown up watching the show is brimming with brilliant possibilities.