You Saw This Coming of the Day

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You Saw This Coming of the Day
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Reporter John Kelso showed up at an early voting poll in Austin, TX dressed as the Big Bird for a funny photo op and an article about his experience for the daily newspaper Austin American-Statesman.



You Saw This Coming of the Day is a feature series following the latest news in current events that have been on the ticking clock, as well as news and social media commentaries that are predictable or cyclical in nature.

Million Muppet March of the Day

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Million Muppet March of the Day
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In the wake of Mittens' disdain for PBS and Big Bird, a Million Muppet March -- to "be more inclusive of all puppetkind" and to "support public media" -- is being planned for Washington, D.C., on November 3.

RSVP here.

WTF?! Obama Campaign Ad of the Day

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And the award for most over-the-top ad spot goes to the Dems -- just weeks from Election Day and they decide to go with this?

"I just want to make sure I got this straight. He'll get rid of regulations on Wall Street — but he's going to crack down on Sesame Street!"

Big Bird and Co. are not impressed:

Sesame Workshop is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization and we do not endorse candidates or participate in political campaigns. We have approved no campaign ads, and as is our general practice, have requested that the ad be taken down.

Lights Out

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This insane Taiwanese news program continues to recap world events with the most bizarre animation. Their take on the Obama - Romney debate features fire breath, the Gangnam Style dance, and Big Bird's violent chainsaw murder.

Politics, right?

Mitt Pissed Off An 8-Year-Old of the Day

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Mitt Pissed Off An 8-Year-Old of the Day
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Eight-year-old Alabama resident Cecelia Crawford was not impressed by Mittens' pledge during the debate to fire Big Bird, so today she fired off this sweet little note:

When I grow up I'm going to get married and I want my kids to watch it so do not cut it off. You find something else to cut off!