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43 Sesame Street Facts for the 43rd Season

Today Sesame Street kicked off its 43rd season. We’re big fans of the Street, and to prove it, here are some of our favorite Sesame facts from previous stories and our Amazing Fact Generator. Sesame Workshop 1. Oscar the Grouch used to be orange. Jim Henson decided to make him green before season two. 2. How did Oscar [...]

Breaking Bad‘s Super Intense Gus Was Big Bird’s Camp Counselor

On Breaking Bad Giancarlo Esposito plays Gus Fring, one of the scariest characters on television. But Joel Keller of New York Magazine scanned Esposito’s IMDb profile and noticed a curious credit from 1982: On your IMDB profile there’s a series of bad guys and maybe some cops and other folks, and then at the very end, [...]