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  1. Here's to Bob, Luis, Gordon, and the "Sesame Street" GrownupsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New Yorker

    On a magical night not too long ago, at a party for the opening of "Somebody Come and Play: 45 Years of Sesame Street," at the Library for the Performing Arts, I met some of my generation's heroes: Bob, Susan, Maria, and Oscar the Grouch. It was as joyous as one might hope.

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  2. Behind the Sesame Street evictions :0Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New York Post

    The original cast included: Bert, Matt Robinson as Gordon, Ernie, Big Bird; Loretta Long as Susan, Bob McGrath as Bob, Jada Rowland as Jennie, an orange Oscar and Will Lee as Mr. Hooper. Generations of "Sesame Street" fans are irked that the Children's Television Workshop is retiring Bob, Luis and Gordon.

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  3. While You Were Offline: Droppin' Balloons and Sick Burns All Over the PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Wired

    ... read Adams's response to the tweet-storm, it's here .) What Happened: As it prepares for its first HBO season, Sesame Street is making some cast changes - by getting rid of three longtime actors on the show. Where It Blew Up: Twitter, media reports ...

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  4. 'Sesame Street' Looking to Bring Back Senior Cast Members After UproarRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KQED

    AFTRA National President Roberta Reardon, Emilio Delgado of 'Sesame Street,' musician Sam Moore, AFTRA National Executive Kim Roberts Hedgpeth, Roscoe Orman of 'Sesame Stree't and Bob McGrath of 'Sesame Street' attend the 2010 AFTRA AMEE Awards One of the senior cast members of Sesame Street who was recently cut from the beloved kids' television series announced on social media Friday that the show's producers are looking into bringing him and two other actors back.

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  5. 'Broad City' stars celebrate Clinton nomination as colonial women in 'Colbert' skitRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... as much as possible between now and the general election. (Kim Hairston/Baltimore Sun video) The show "Sesame Street" confirmed on Twitter that Bob McGrath ("Bob"), Emilio Delgado ("Luis") and Roscoe Orman ("Gordon") have all been let go. The show ...

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  6. Kids' tantrums force 'Sesame Street' to reconsider layoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... grown-up kids threw tantrums all over social media. Emilio Delgado, who provides the voice of the Sesame Street character 'Luis,' is one of three character employees that producers have booted but are reconsidering amid social media upset. "Due to ...

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  7. 'Sesame Street' walks back decision to evict three long-time residents, actor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Fox News

    FEBRUARY 23: Original cast of Sesame Street attend Defying Inequality: The Broadway Concert at the Gershwin Theatre on February 23, 2009 in New York City. Bob McGrath , Emilio Delgado and Roscoe Orman all believed they'd been let go from the show, until an outpouring of love from fans put the pressure on.

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  8. C is for Change: 'Sesame Street' drops veteran cast membersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    'Sesame Street' announced that three of its beloved human characters will no longer appear on the show, the latest in a string of changes as the beloved 46-season show tries to keep up with modern entertainment. Muppets Bert and Ernie, from the children's program 'Sesame Street,' are shown in New York in 2001.

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  9. TCA Summer Press Tour Day 2 Quotes: 'Hamilton' Meets the President and Poldark's ImperfectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    ... election process, we will be doing as good a job as we can." Oh and Kerger also emphasized that casting on Sesame Street is entirely out of PBS' hands, so don't blame her for firing Gordon. *** Ken Burns is busy, but he almost always finds a way to ...

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  10. Steve Davis out at 105.7 The FanRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... as much as possible between now and the general election. (Kim Hairston/Baltimore Sun video) The show "Sesame Street" confirmed on Twitter that Bob McGrath ("Bob"), Emilio Delgado ("Luis") and Roscoe Orman ("Gordon") have all been let go. The show ...

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  11. 'F' is for 'fired': Actors who play Bob,...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    A veteran star of "Sesame Street" is saying today's story is brought to you by the letter "F" - for "fired." Bob McGrath, who has played "Bob" on the long running series since 1969, recently told an audience at Florida Supercon that he "has been graciously let go" from the show, along with Roscoe Orman, who played Gordon, and Emilio Delgado, who played Luis.

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  12. After beloved NJ Sesame Street starts 'let go,' Internet backlash gets severeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... of the show. The reaction from fans online to the shows non-denial of cast chances was severe, accusing Sesame Street of agism, of losing its heart and of putting profits before people: @sesamestreet You axed Luis, Gordon and Bob because humans ...

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  13. 'Sesame Street' Axes Longtime Cast Members Bob McGrath (Bob), Gordon and LuisRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scared Monkeys

    What a sad day for Sesame Street and those that have watched the show since its inception. Sesame Street has axed long time cast members Bob McGrath, , Emilio Delgado and Roscoe Orman as part of its re-tooling for HBO.

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  14. 'Sesame Street' fans mourn loss of Bob, Gordon, LuisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KMIZ

    ... reignited the debate about the beloved children's show's new relationship with the network. "The HBO-owned Sesame Street fired Luis and Gordon," Los Angeles Times film editor Marc Bernardin tweeted. "This is what TV gentrification looks like: Buy ...

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  15. Sesame Street Says Goodbye to Three Beloved CharactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | I4U Future Technology News

    It's been 45 years of pure educational fun on a show that parents trust for their kids to watch and the kids love to learn from. It's the Sesame Street.

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  16. 'Sesame Street' fires three longtime actorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Three beloved and longtime characters on "Sesame Street" have been canned by HBO. Bob , Gordon and Luis will no longer be part of the cast, which is pretty unimaginable among those of us who don't remember life before Bob, Gordon and Luis.

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  17. Sesame Street's Bob, Luis, and Gordon booted from the neighbourhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CTV

    Original "Sesame Street" cast member Bob McGrath says he and castmates Roscoe Orman and Emilio Delgado have been released from the show, after more than three decades. The 84-year-old McGrath, who also goes by "Bob" on the show, suggested to an audience at Florida Supercon that the change was a result of the show moving to HBO.

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  18. Three characters to move out of Sesame StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    MAY 27: Sesame Street Muppets 'Grover' and 'Elmo' attends the Sesame Workshop's 13th Annual Benefit Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street on May 27, 2015 in New York City. NEW YORK - JUNE 25: Sesame Street's Luis and Muppet Rosita chat during the introduction of the "You Can Ask!" program June 25, 2003 in New York City.

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  19. Sue's Entertainment Update: Bad Moms Day, 'Beaches' Movie Remake Sesame Street Saying Goodbye To Iconic Cast - MAGIC 106.7Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMJX-FM Boston

    Today is officially BAD MOMS Day... Another movie remake in the works, this time it's Beaches.. and some of the iconic Sesame Street cast members will no longer be on the show! Everything 80's and 90's is back...Now Lifetime is doing a contemporary remake of the movie Beaches .

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  20. How much does a police officer earn in Alabama?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    ... science teacher and Luis "Mr. Fix It," played by Bob McGrath, Roscoe Orman and Emilio Delgado. The makers of Sesame Street, which inked a new deal with HBO last year, said personnel changes are part of its "constantly evolving" content and ...

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