Bookie Monster!

Jarrod Fairclough – Cookie Monster has joined the ranks of Michael J Fox, Johnny Cash and Pepe the King Prawn, with the announcement that he has written a book!  Yes, Entertainment Weekly has reported that our favorite googly eyed monster has penned a Guide to Life, entitled The Joy of Cookies!  Apparently the book is delicious,…

Muppet Newsflash: August 7th 2017

Jarrod Fairclough – Fan Week always means we’re gonna miss reporting on SOMETHING happening, and last week was no exception.  Take a look below as we report on the news of the past week. Rudy Comes To Sesame Street Sesame Street have introduced Rudy, a new monster who happens to be the step brother of fairy-in-training…

Sesame Street Sings The 80’s!

Jarrod Fairclough – The 80’s were a simpler time.  Big hair.  Denim.  And for the last 6 months of 1989 I got to enjoy the decade (albeit as a lazy blob of an infant).  And the standout of the entire 80’s was the music. So what better way to celebrate those cheesy hits, than to have…

C Is For Chrysler

Jarrod Fairclough – C is for Chrysler, that good enough for me! Sesame Street and Chrysler have teamed up for a great set of videos advertising all the features of two of their newest car models.  Watch as 2 cars filled with Muppets compete in a game of Listen! Drive! Surprise! aided by some awesome kids…

I Was A Three Year Old Muppet Snob

Jason Mondine – My earliest childhood memory isn’t of my mother’s cooking or my dad tossing me into the air. It’s Muppets. On my third birthday, I unwrapped my presents to find toy puppet versions of Cookie Monster, Oscar the Grouch, Ernie and Bert. I was ecstatic. Here were the very same fantastic characters I was…

Wonder No More, Ernie! – Part 2

Jarrod Fairclough – Last week we started answering the questions Ernie pondered in the Season 41 song ‘I Wonder’, with explanations on shooting stars and bumble bees!  Today we’re taking on the second half of the song, so get your pencils sharpened, because there’s gonna be a test! How Does A Bunny Hop Hop Hop? From…

Wonder No More, Ernie! – Part 1

Jarrod Fairclough – Way back in Season 41 of Sesame Street, Ernie sung an Emmy nominated song called ‘I Wonder’, about the things that cross his mind as he examines the world around him.  If you’re unfamiliar with the piece, you can watch it here! Over two posts, we’ve decided to take every question Ernie asks…