‘Sesame Street’ teaches incarceration with new Muppet, Alex

Meet Alex. Alex is Sesame Street’s newest Muppet. He will not be a regular on Sesame Street, however, his initial appearance encourages children to not be afraid to talk about their feelings with an adult and also introducing many young viewers the meaning of “incarceration.”  The episode is titled, “Little Children, Big Challenges: Incarceration” In the episode, Alex […]

‘Elmo’ puppeteer Kevin Clash pays accuser off

Puppeteer Kevin Clash got the upper hand (no pun intended). His lawyer was able to convince his accuser and ex-lover model Sheldon Stephens to publicly retract his claim that Clash engaged in sex with him when he was a minor – only 16-years-old. It’s reported that when Stephens was in final negotiations, he was crying […]