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Elmo Can't Sleep. Ricky Gervais Sings a Celebrity Lullaby.

Elmo can't sleep and Ricky Gervais offers a Celebrity Lullaby. Poor Elmo. Ricky Gervais is no Brad Pitt.
posted by kinetic on Jul 25, 2014 - 15 comments

a distraction that none of us want

Kevin Clash has resigned from Sesame Street as his first accuser retracts his retraction and a second accuser emerges. Mary Elizabeth Williams at Salon says this can't kill Elmo. Previously, and previously, alas.
posted by gerryblog on Nov 20, 2012 - 323 comments

Interview with the Jew hating Elmo.

Central Park Elmo is not a fan of the Jews, to the extent that he was carried away for psychiatric assessment yesterday. Today the NYT has an interview with Adam Sandler, the man behind anti-Semitic Elmo.
posted by Cosine on Jun 28, 2012 - 142 comments

Who is that old dude with Elmo?

Elvis Costello sings A Monster Went and Ate My Red 2. (slyt)
posted by fings on Oct 16, 2011 - 27 comments

Elmo backlash? Lovable little monster, or furry menace?

"'Being Elmo,' the crowd-pleasing [documentary film] profile of the man behind Elmo, arguably the most-loved Muppet on 'Sesame Street,' has been melting hearts on the festival circuit since premiering at Sundance this year, where it won the Special Jury Prize. ... [It's the] story of how puppeteer Kevin Clash came up through the ranks on sheer ambition and ingenuity to become one of the best in the business is an underdog tale of the best variety."* However, could it be that there is an Elmo backlash brewing? [more inside]
posted by ericb on Sep 28, 2011 - 107 comments

The Muppets meet OK Go.

It's fun! There are Muppets everywhere! I really do like the Muppets. I saw them on Top Chef the other night too!
posted by h00py on Aug 23, 2011 - 30 comments

16 seconds is the moment

The magic of the Muppets, perfectly encapsulated in one video (sylt)
posted by sleepcrime on Jan 27, 2011 - 79 comments

Sexy Sesame Street costumes for people who want to dress like exposed-thigh versions of Sesame Street characters

Sexy Big Bird Woman. Sexy Cookie Monster Woman. Sexy Elmo Woman.
posted by Greg Nog on Feb 10, 2010 - 85 comments

A Muppet and a fat guy

An interview with Elmo and Ricky Gervais. (SLYT)
posted by hifiparasol on Mar 12, 2009 - 28 comments

Bunnies!

Can a Bunny be your friend? Move over Tamagotchi, Move over Elmo. He can talk, smell and has a bellybutton. Strange, but kind of cool...unless they turn into this.
posted by bustmakeupleave on Feb 8, 2007 - 30 comments

Tickle Me Elmo on Fire

Tickle Me Elmo On Fire (google video, disturbing)
posted by empath on Jan 2, 2007 - 95 comments

When the marines fail, send in the grouch...

American values brought to you by the letters... In the Islamic world the USA doesn't appear to be making too many friends recently. But is it all a big misunderstanding? Perhaps the middle east simply need to learn more about American values. Who can teach them about American culture, morality, and cookies? You'd be surprised...
posted by kaemaril on Sep 3, 2003 - 16 comments

Elmo appears before Congress.

Elmo appears before Congress. The puppet testifies before the Education Appropriations Subcommittee to urge more spending on musical instruments.
posted by swift on Apr 24, 2002 - 19 comments

Kofi Annan mediates between muppet rivals

Kofi Annan mediates between muppet rivals and says that "diplomats could learn a thing or two from its characters." Muppets in politics seem to be emblematic of the current conflicts these days...
posted by readymade on Dec 14, 2001 - 10 comments

Dismember Me Elmo. Funny.
posted by tdecius on Sep 26, 1999 - 0 comments

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