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Via: Austin American-Statesman
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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.



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Via: The Daily Dot
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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.

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Via: Death+Taxes
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When in the course of human events, Mitt Romney issues a death threat against Big Bird, Americans will defend the beloved Sesame Street character with every fiber of their being.

The winning defense? Making Big Bird the No. 1 Halloween costume in the country.

Feeling inspired? Here's a make-your-own tutorial from Internet inventionista JacquieLongLegs.

Via: Videogum
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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.
Via: Doobybrain
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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?

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Via: Daily Intel
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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!