5 Ways To Talk To Your Kids About Death

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Big Bird has some surprising sage advice for talking to kids about death.

Martin Luther King and the Great Hopscotch Leap

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“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

Awesome Sesame Street Video: Lord of the Crumbs

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When Sesame Street met Lord of the Rings a wonderful thing happened. They got crumbs everywhere.

Your Dad Is In Jail. You Are Not Alone.

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Veronica Grace talks about the challenges of raising two sons while their father was in jail.

Sesame Street Addresses Parents and Incarceration

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Sesame Street tackles more than the ABCs and 123s with a new educational outreach program for children.

Ranking the Best and Worst of PBS Kids

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Patrick Wensink shares the agony and ecstasy of exclusive kids television programming from PBS Kids

Supreme Court, Don’t Be Afraid to Act on Marriage Equality

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Sean Davis is white heterosexual male from a small town who spent 14 years in the military under Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell. And here is why he is passionately pro marriage equality.

Open Thread: Who Was Your Favorite Muppet?

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Every kid had a favorite. Who was yours?

Another Kid? Sigh…Elmo why?

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It is clear that Kevin Clash is far from vindicated. He has lost his wonderful career as Elmo’s puppeteer, and his reputation has been forever marred. No matter what happened, this is a horrible and very sad situation.

Elmo is Innocent (or Why Some People Lie)

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We are quick to judge celebrities, politicians, and public figures based on gossip. We are quick to convict based on a few paragraphs we read online or in the paper. Meanwhile, their life is destroyed.

Is the Mitt Romney ‘Big Bird Outrage’ Justified?

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Liam Day adds some much-needed logical thinking to the debate about whether Mitt Romney wants to kill off Big Bird.

Is The Mitt Romney ‘Big Bird Outrage’ Justified?

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Liam Day adds some much-needed logical thinking to the debate about whether Mitt Romney wants to kill off Big Bird.

Fun Will.i.am Video to Share With Kids Going Back to School

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Great video with a totally dad-friendly song to help reaffirm to kids that they are awesome just how they are.

Censorship, The Count, and Nine Inch Nails

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Justin Cascio believes all the bleeping and beeping in censored media only serves to draw more attention to the wrong things.

The Monster at the End of This Post

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The first rule of monsters is learning who is a monster.

Sesame Street Audition

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Babs sings her ABC’s while holding on to three Elmos, hoping to get on Sesame Street.