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On a special inner city street, the inhabitants, both human and puppet, teach preschool subjects with comedy, cartoons, games and songs.
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 Big Bird / ... (267 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Ernie / ... (236 episodes, 1969-2005)
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 Maria / ... (208 episodes, 1971-2014)
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 Telly Monster / ... (202 episodes, 1982-2015)
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 Elmo / ... (187 episodes, 1982-2014)
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 Bob / ... (183 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Gordon / ... (177 episodes, 1974-2014)
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 Luis / ... (164 episodes, 1971-2014)
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 Two-Headed Monster / ... (157 episodes, 1974-1998)
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 Susan / ... (131 episodes, 1969-2012)
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 Prairie Dawn / ... (127 episodes, 1970-2015)
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 Baby Bear / ... (124 episodes, 1986-2015)
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The setting is in a small street in a city where children and furry puppet monsters learn about numbers, the alphabet and other pre-school subjects taught in commercial spots, songs and games. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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Trivia

On August 14, 2012, Sesame Street announced it was holding a casting call on August 20 for a new Hispanic character for the show's 44th season. See more »

Goofs

In the end of the song "Hey Food" The drummer's drum falls off the set. See more »

Quotes

Big Bird: Never refer to me as an item. I'm a bird.
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Each episode is numbered, and this number is displayed at the start of the episode. See more »

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Referenced in Wheel of Fortune: International Food Week 1 (2010) See more »

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C IS FOR COOKIE
Performed by Cookie Monster
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It's Not The Same As It Used To Be
28 May 2006 | by See all my reviews

I think that Sesame Street, although it is a really good children's show, isn't really the same as it used to be. It hasn't been the same since Jim Henson died and it hasn't been the same since a lot of the characters have died or moved on. The people that have come and gone from this show are the ones that have been the best I've seen in a very long time. Now instead of recording new shows and going on without some of the major players in the show they just pasted together clips from old shows. I remember the days before Jim Henson died when Sesame Street was more than just a clip show. It meant a lot to the kids of my generation.


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