cognitivedissonance: Big Bird don’t play, Mittens.
timemagazine: November 23, 1970: SESAME STREET: TV’s Gift to Children
In 1970, a certain yellow bird graced the cover of TIME. Something tells us this feels relevant today, no? (read the cover story here)
NOTE: The federal government gave $445 million this year to the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which distributes that money to PBS and, to a lesser degree, NPR member stations across the country. That $445 million works out to about 1/100 of 1 percent of the federal budget. – Chicago Sun-Times
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