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  1. Business oddities: A Buddhist monk now just a click awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Globe and Mail

    ... money there, too. That's venture capital, by the way, with Sesame Workshop (the non-profit educational arm of Sesame Street) linking up with the Collaborative Fund to create Sesame Venture, Business Insider reports. The VC arm will support startups ...

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  2. Business oddities: A Buddhist monk now just a click awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Globe and Mail

    ... money there, too. That's venture capital, by the way, with Sesame Workshop (the non-profit educational arm of Sesame Street) linking up with the Collaborative Fund to create Sesame Venture, Business Insider reports. The VC arm will support startups ...

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  3. Sesame Street Live 'Let's Dance!' Set for Ppac This AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Elmo's got the moves. Have you got the moves? Get up and get moving with Elmo, Abby Cadabby, and everyone's favorite Sesame Street friends when Sesame Street Live "Let's Dance!" visits the Providence Performing Arts Center from Friday, April 1 through Sunday, April 3, 2016.

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  4. Sesame Street MemoriesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | 5 And A Beagle

    If you've been dropping by the google home page at all this week you can't help but notice that Sesame Street is celebrating its 40 anniversary. It started with the distinct yellow/orange legs of Big Bird substituting as the letter 'L', and a few days later the googly eyes of Cookie Monster took the place of the two 'O's, and today it's one of my favourites, Count Von Count.

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  5. It's Not Easy Making Green: Why the Sesame Street Deal Hurts Parents More Than KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | Time

    Making a Murderer Sheriff's Office Receives Bomb Threat This Simpsons Search Engine Will Help You Relive Every Moment of the Show Watch Rihanna and George Clooney Play 'Never Have I Ever' on Ellen For over 45 years, Sesame Street has been teaching America's kids about numbers and feelings. The deal that its producer, Sesame Workshop, struck on Thursday to move the beloved children's series to HBO is an education in both.

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  6. 'B' is for burn rate: Sesame Street launches a venture fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Engadget

    PBS staple Sesame Street has come a long way since it relied on donations from viewers like you, having recently made a historic deal with HBO . Now its nonprofit arm, Sesame Workshop, will dole out capital itself via a partnership with VC firm Collaborative Ventures.

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  7. As 'Sesame Street' debuts on HBO, some ask who the new show is forRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Deseret News

    In this Aug. 22, 2001, file photo, Muppets Bert, left, and Ernie, from the children's program "Sesame Street," are shown in New York. Under a new partnership announced Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, by Sesame Workshop and HBO, the premium cable channel will carry the next five seasons of "Sesame Street" on HBO and its related platforms.

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  8. Today's 5 things: The Donald, trumped. The Cruz, cruised. The Hilz, Bern'dRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | GantDaily.com

    ... soon-to-shut-down Al Jazeera America, you start a website. Big Bird and Elmo want a piece of that techaction: "Sesame Street" is starting a venture capital arm that'll invest in startups focused on childhood development. The number of Americans in ...

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  9. Sesame Street Seed Fund Launches With $10 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Wall Street Journal

    Beloved children's TV program "Sesame Street" is getting into venture capital. Sesame Workshop has joined with with Collaborative Fund to launch a $10 million joint investment vehicle to invest in startups focused on education, health and social welfare for children.

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  10. Sesame Street Launches VC Arm to Influence Tech for KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... wants in. Tech startups are looking awfully yummy to the furry blue Muppet these days. His bosses over at Sesame Street are officially biting into the tasty world of early stage companies, particularly the kind that could attract more knee-high ...

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  11. Salma Hayek Is Almost Unrecognizable In Her First Audition Tape For Mexican TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Huffington Post

    ... full prank here . When asked what being Latina meant to her growing up, Sonia Manzano (best known as Maria on "Sesame Street") told The Huffington Post she didn't always love her roots because she didn't see herself reflected in the movies and shows ...

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  12. Sesame Street MemoriesRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | 5 And A Beagle

    If you've been dropping by the google home page at all this week you can't help but notice that Sesame Street is celebrating its 40 anniversary. It started with the distinct yellow/orange legs of Big Bird substituting as the letter 'L', and a few days later the googly eyes of Cookie Monster took the place of the two 'O's, and today it's one of my favourites, Count Von Count.

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  13. DVDanger: I Am Big Bird Life inside the feather suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Austin Chronicle

    He is Big Bird: Caroll Spinney , who has been the man under the feathers of Sesame Street 's most beloved and innocant creation, pictured here with suit designer Kermit Love, and now the subject of I am Big Bird .

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  14. It's Not Easy Making Green: Why the Sesame Street Deal Hurts Parents More Than KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | Time

    Melissa McCarthy Will Host SNL with Musical Guest Kanye West Gael Garcia Bernal on His Surprise Golden Globes Win for Mozart in the Jungle See How the People v. O.J. Simpson Actors Compare to Their Real-Life Counterparts For over 45 years, Sesame Street has been teaching America's kids about numbers and feelings.

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  15. Free Museum DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Phoenix New Times

    In a time when network television often seems like a vehicle for propaganda rather than enrichment, airing news programs that are as unscrupulous as the billionaires they're beholden to, it feels awfully refreshing that Sesame Street is still alive and well . And while most Americans spend at least four hours a day watching television - presumably not Sesame Street - it's also quite refreshing that things like Free Museum Day are alive and well.

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  16. Sing Along With The Muppets At Count BasieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Patch.com

    ... is the daughter of the legendary Jim Henson, who created the Muppets and brought them into our lives in "Sesame Street" and later in "The Muppet Show." "The Muppet Movie," which came out in 1979 as "The Muppet Show" on television was soaring in ...

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  17. Is 'Sesame Street's' new Latina character the right role model?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | GantDaily.com

    A is for angry. One of the most influential Latinas on social media has called for a change in the way "Sesame Street's" newest character is portrayed.

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  18. Back off on 'Sesame Street's' Latina character, NinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | CNN

    Raul Reyes: Petition criticizes new "Sesame Street" character cast as babysitter, not college student; no need to pick this battle, he says He says the key issue is whether the character is intelligent and treated equally; "Sesame Street" meets this standard, he says Raul A. Reyes, an attorney and member of the USA Today board of contributors, writes frequently for CNN Opinion. Follow him on Twitter @RaulAReyes .

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  19. The Day Johnny Cash Took a Walk Down Sesame Street [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    Throughout his lifetime we saw Johnny Cash do a lot of things. He hosted his own TV show, was in movies, recorded music with all walks of life and even showed up on Sesame Street.

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  20. Welcome to the New, Gentrified Sesame StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Phoenix New Times

    Sesame Street has relocated to an alternate universe. Everything there is the same, but also slightly different.

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