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  1. I am Big Bird is a touching documentary about Caroll Spinney, the man under the feathersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Charleston City Paper

    Caroll Spinney was always a little different. As a kid he loved to play with puppets, earning, from a young age, the kind of reputation most loners achieve through oddities and quirks.

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  2. The man behind Big Bird revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    FOR almost the entirety of a professional career spanning six decades, Caroll Spinney has been doing one of two things. For the past 46 years, Spinney has been in the employ of the Children's Television Workshop, the makers of the iconic kids TV show Sesame Street .

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  3. Diego Luna And Leslie Grace To Appear On New Spanish-language Sesame StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    Sesame Amigos will air on America's Univision network and will include beloved characters Elmo, Cookie Monster, Bert & Ernie, and Big Bird. Luna, Grace and Vahdir Derbez will appear alongside Univision stars Carlos Calderon, Lourdes Stephen, Tony Dandrades, Jackie Guerrido, Maity Interiano, William Valdez, and Pablo 'La Torre de Jalisco' Ramirez.

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  4. Carroll Spinney as Big Bird with Hillary Clinton on the set of Sesame Street.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Age

    Caroll Spinney calls himself the world's oldest child star. He has spent 45 years inserting himself into a big yellow feathery puppet as Sesame Street's Big Bird, pretending to be a six-year-old.

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  5. Caroll Spinney Is Big BirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    Caroll Spinney has been playing Big Bird and Oscar The Grouch on Sesame Street since the show began in 1969 - and shows no signs of stopping. Now 78, he's the subject of a wonderful feature-length documentary opening this Thursday, I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story.

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  6. Sesame StreetRead the original story

    Yesterday | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Generations of children have learned their numbers and alphabet from Big Bird, Maria, and other friends. The people on this very special street learn life's lessons together, provide viewers with strong role models, and teach children that everyone brings a special ability to the community.

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  7. Piles of trash overwhelm Beirut, cause protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Growing trash piles in the Lebanese capital spur protests and threats of resignation by the prime minister. Sean Carberry reports.

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  8. Rubbish piles overwhelm BeirutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Reuters

    Growing trash piles in the Lebanese capital spur protests and threats of resignation by the prime minister. Sean Carberry reports.

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  9. Sunday 26th July 2015Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | Richard Herring

    The Herring family seem a little obsessed with catching up on missed Christmas dinners. We had a joint Christmas and Easter meal at Easter so my nephew could catch up on the Yuletide that he had missed on his world travels and today, with the return of another globe-trotting nephew we had another Christmas lunch.

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  10. Film Festival continues with annual wine tastingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Daily Courier

    ... will have a theatrical release later in August. Other films screened on Saturday include "I am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story," "Living is Easy with Eyes Closed," "Ballet Boys," "An Honest Liar" and "What we do in the Shadows." And the Arizona ...

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  11. The Artist's Garden Project at KAGRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Kelowna Capital News

    Even if gardens are not your cup of tea, when you come to visit the current artist's garden project at the Kelowna Art Gallery, you will doubtless agree on who would love this year's commission-good old Oscar the Grouch from Sesame Street. This garden is urban, grungy, and full of trash! Vernon-based mother-and-son team Carolina Sanchez de Bustamante and Maxwell Sterry wanted to focus on the issue of the environment for their year-long garden installation, and to subtly draw our attention to the volume of materials that are dumped daily into the landfill.

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  12. Special screeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... beautiful woman (Milla Jovovich) whose existence could save the universe. The documentary "I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story," a profile of the puppeteer behind (or is it inside?) the beloved "Sesame Street" characters Big Bird and Oscar the ...

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  13. Q2 5% sales increase reported by long-term eat brighter! participantsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Grocery Headquarters

    Quarterly research surveys administered by Produce Marketing Association's Research Center show positive results for eat brighter! sales in Q2, including a 3% average increase in sales year-over-year as reported by participants. Some participants reported increases as high as 11%.

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  14. All The Ways Sleep Affects Your Happiness, In One ChartRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Huffington Post

    Getting a good night's rest is no joke. Research suggests how much we sleep is inextricably linked to our overall happiness.

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  15. Sesame StreetRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Generations of children have learned their numbers and alphabet from Big Bird, Maria, and other friends. The people on this very special street learn life's lessons together, provide viewers with strong role models, and teach children that everyone brings a special ability to the community.

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  16. Top 10 films of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... character, and for many years Big Bird was its most recognized and beloved icon. To know that 81-year-old Caroll Spinney is still inside the yellow-feathered costume is amazing, and this documentary chronicles the one-of-a-kind life he has lead. Get ...

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  17. Tellus and GPB celebrate - Sesame Street's 45th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Daily Tribune News

    CASEY LEMMINGS/The Daily Tribune News As part of the "Sesame Street" birthday celebrations, character Abby Cadabby made a guest appearance Saturday at Tellus Science Museum. Allison Mason and her daughter, Madeline, pose with the character.

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  18. Five Things To Do This Weekend in Memphis July 17th-19thRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Memphis

    ... an Amurica photo booth, and more. A little under the radar, however, is the screening on Sunday of the Caroll Spinney story. Described as "one of the most emotionally effective performing arts docs that's ever been made," this loving portrait of the ...

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  19. Baby birds at the San Antonio ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | MySanAntonio.com

    They don't look like the bright pink flamingos of lawn ornament fame just yet, but these scruffy little grey babies will mature to look like their parents with the help of San Antonio zoo keepers. On a recent visit, senior zookeeper Jim Lotz was feeding one of the 7-day-old birds a special formula using a syringe.

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  20. Special Guests Announced for Museum of the Moving Image's 30th...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Museum of the Moving Image is pleased to present a special 30th anniversary screening of Sesame Street Presents Follow that Bird, the 1985 film that starred Big Bird in his first big-screen role. The screening on Sunday, July 19, at 1:00 p.m. will be introduced by Emilio Delgado who plays Luis on Sesame Street and Craig Shemin, President of The Jim Henson Legacy and the curator of the monthly Museum series Jim Henson's World.

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