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'How to Dance in Ohio' on HBO

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.25.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

My favorite moments are the girls preparing for the dance, particularly selecting their gowns in a local bridal boutique. The fashion moment plays with our standards of beauty and self-image.

The Scientist Who Taught Cookie Monster Self-Control Has A Warning For Congress

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 09.18.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Among the characters on Sesame Street, Cookie Monster is perhaps the most simplistic. That furry guy loves freshly baked chocolate chip ...

Successfully Unsuccessfully Funded: How A Failed Kickstarter Helped My Business

Omar Mamoon | Posted 07.17.2015 | Business
Omar Mamoon

I started DOUGH & CO, my cookie dough business, two-and-a-half years ago. I always had a strong interest and passion for food, and I had saved up some money after working a corporate nine-to-five for several years. The time was ripe, and I was ready to start my own business.

Cookie Monster Weighs In On 'The Dress'

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 03.19.2015 | Comedy

Cookie Monster was a long way from Sesame Street this week when he popped up at Austin's South By Southwest festival to serve up milk and cookies to f...

Sir Ian McKellen Teaches Cookie Monster To Resist His Cookie Cravings

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 12.18.2014 | Healthy Living

Most Delicious? Oreos Versus Tracking Cookies

Mark Weinstein | Posted 02.07.2015 | Technology
Mark Weinstein

You would think that cookies and technology together would make the most awesome partners since chocolate and peanut butter, right? If only...say it ain't so!

Book Excerpt: Management, and Fun, by Wandering Around

Michael Sigman | Posted 02.02.2015 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

This is an excerpt from the forthcoming book, Field Notes from a Music Biz Life.

Emmy Award Winner Claire Danes Even Kills It On 'Sesame Street'

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 10.15.2014 | Entertainment

"Homeland" star Claire Danes took on a decidedly less stressful role this week on "Sesame Street." In this priceless gem of a video, the -- in cas...

John Oliver And Cookie Monster Are Your New Favorite News Anchors

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 09.02.2014 | Comedy

Would we watch a newscast that mixes comedy, grammar lessons and "Sesame Street" characters? In a word, definitely. "Last Week Tonight" star John O...

Is It Food, or Is It Foodiness? Let's Ask Cookie Monster!

Erica Wides | Posted 10.28.2014 | Taste
Erica Wides

Let's talk about non-butter butters. Since my last post was about non-milk milks and English as a flawed language, it seems a logical progression. Obv...

What A Cookie-Flavored Cookie-Flavored Cookie Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 07.29.2014 | Taste

Stay with us here. You'll thank us later.

How Cookie Monster Helps Promote Healthy Eating Habits

Dr. Lewis Bernstein | Posted 04.30.2014 | Impact
Dr. Lewis Bernstein

When Sesame Street was deciding what was most important to teach preschool children in this country at the time, the answer was obvious. And so our Healthy Habits for Life program was born, giving children and their caregivers simple but powerful messages about nutrition, physical activity, and "eating one's colors."

WATCH: Cookie Monster Stars In 'Lord Of The Crumbs'

Posted 12.09.2013 | Parents

In Sesame Street's laugh-out-loud "Lord of the Rings" parody, Cookie Monster Gobble is a furry denizen of Monster Earth who will do whatever it takes ...

WATCH: Host Holds Down Cookie Monster Interview

Posted 10.08.2013 | Media

How BBC "Newsnight" host Emily Maitlis kept a straight face we don't know. (h/t Guardian) ...

Cookie Monster Is Taking Over The Internet, Literally

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.06.2013 | Technology

Tired of depressing news about the government shutdown and looming debt ceiling deadline? Lucky for you, Cookie Monster is here to help. If you ve...

LOOK: Sea Sponge Has Hilarious Doppelganger

Posted 09.25.2013 | Green

Does someone want a cookie? A diver was exploring the beautiful reefs of Curacao in the Caribbean when he and his wife happened upon a sea creature...

Welcome to Season 44 of Sesame Street

Cookie Monster | Posted 11.16.2013 | Parents
Cookie Monster

The goal of Sesame Street's engaging and lovable monsters and diverse human cast has always been to help children reach their fullest potential. But now, we're modeling and practicing important self-regulation skills and strategies on the show.

WATCH: Cookie Monster Takes Over For 007

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 09.13.2013 | Parents

Cookie Monster is about to embark on a developmental journey. In his new movie, “The Spy Who Loved Cookies” (watch above), the “best secret a...

Why Cookie Monster & Tom Hiddleston Got Together

Posted 09.04.2013 | TV

Remember when Cookie Monster and Tom Hiddleston got together and adorable photos were released in July? Of course you do. It wasn't just a photo shoot...

Cookie Monster Takes On The Song Of The Year

Posted 08.05.2013 | TV

Cookie Monster is taking on one of the hottest songs of 2013, Icona Pop's "I Love It," with a new "Sesame Street" parody. The new video (above) and...

A Is For Awesome: Cookie Monster At The White House!

Posted 06.12.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The White House receives politicians, dignitaries, celebrities and other well-known figures on a daily basis. It usually doesn't post Vi...

Cookie Monster... Art Thief?

AP | Posted 04.06.2013 | Arts

BERLIN — Police in Germany say someone dressed as the Cookie Monster has sent a second note regarding a stolen cookie sculpture – this tim...

Please, For Heaven's Sake, Stop Saying Nom

Posted 12.02.2014 | Taste

Don't say it. Or write it. Or even think it.

WATCH: So That's Why Batman Sounds So Familiar

Posted 08.27.2012 | Comedy

Even the most strident defenders of Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy can't really explain the "growly voice" phenomenon. Does it make Batman sound t...

Cookie Monster's Cookie Recipe

Foodiggity | Posted 10.21.2012 | Home

Cookie Monster knows a thing or two about cookies. So when he takes a break from stuffing his face, and offers up his recipe for sugar cookie dough, we should take note.