Sesame Street Martians' Official Position On Whether Big Bird Is On Mars

Today we learned that conspiracy theorists had set their sights on Big Bird’s large yellow head, claiming the giant Muppet had cast his shadow across Mars. And in response, commenter Chick Counterfly shared this...well, we’re not sure exactly what it is. We only know that we can’t stop reading it. » 6/12/15 3:30pm 6/12/15 3:30pm

Your Evening Cry: I Am Big Bird Will Punch You Right in the Feelings

Caroll Spinney, the 80-year-old man behind Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar, is finally getting his moment in the limelight with the documentary I Am Big Bird. The film is set to hit theaters on May 6th and what the fuck? What is happening to my face? Water. Water emerging from my eyes in an unstoppable waterfall of… » 3/13/15 2:52pm 3/13/15 2:52pm

Cookie Monster's Shower Thoughts About Food Are Just Plain Hilarious

What does Cookie Monster think about when his mind is left to wander? Well, mostly, he thinks about food, and it's pretty hysterical watching the cookie-fiending Muppet wander through the Guggenheim Museum, the Metropolitan Museum, and the Museum of Modern Art offering his profound culinary thoughts. » 2/18/15 3:40pm 2/18/15 3:40pm

Someone Made a Video of The Count Counting Pi to 10,000 Decimal Places

Here's a weird little corner of the internet for you to devour. YouTube user Crysknife007 is well-known for hours-long sci-fi marathons of idling starship engines or the silent ambience of Rick Deckard's apartment. But this time, we get our favorite numbers-addicted Muppet counting Pi up to 10,000 decimal places. » 11/30/14 6:25pm 11/30/14 6:25pm

John Oliver And Cookie Monster Are The Only TV News You'll Ever Need

Sesame Street continues is unprecedented reign of being the Best Thing Ever as John Oliver and Cookie Monster give you the day's most important word news. Besides a cavalcade of guest stars, the clip attempts to teach the correct use of "literally" to today's impressionable youth — a truly noble goal. » 9/03/14 6:32am 9/03/14 6:32am

Sesame Street's Lord of the Rings parody was, in a word, precious

I don't know how Sesame Street managed to make it this far without doing a Lords of the Rings spoof before — presumably they know a little something about delayed gratification — but man, was it worth the wait. I don't know what's better, Cookie Monster screaming "ME PRECIOUS!" over and over again or the fact that… » 12/09/13 11:24am 12/09/13 11:24am

Sesame Street's Grover is the least mad scientist of all time

Reason #3,428,964 Sesame Street is awesome: This Mashable video, made for the show's Little Discoverers website, features Grover learning about buoyancy, surface tension, density, and more with fun science experiments. If you've ever wanted to learn what Bert's favorite non-Newtonian fluid is, this is a must-watch. » 10/09/13 1:40pm 10/09/13 1:40pm