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

Erica Wides | Posted 08.28.2014 | 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, Just Don't Say Om Nom Nom Nom

Posted 09.04.2013 | Taste

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 | Food
Foodiggity

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.

Has 'Sesame Street' Gone Soft? What It's Missing Now

Devon Corneal | Posted 04.27.2012 | Parents
Devon Corneal

In an effort to address every fear or negative repercussion that might somehow arise from inventive and playful programming, I think Sesame Street lost some of its irreverence. More important, in making these kinds of changes, the show didn't give kids the credit they deserve for being able to separate what's real and what's not.

Weirdest Videos You'll See This Week

Adult Swim | Posted 03.25.2012 | Weird News

"Saved By The Bell" with inappropriate woo'ing? Got it. "Full House" opening with the theme song to "Twin Peaks." Check. Those clips and a weird...

9 Notable Muppets From Around The World

Mental Floss | David Moye | Posted 11.18.2011 | Weird News

Muppets like Miss Piggy and Kermit get all the press (especially with the new movie "The Muppets" opening up next week), but "Sesame Street" features ...

WATCH: Cookie Monster Covers Tom Waits

Posted 10.17.2011 | Comedy

Fans of gravelly-voiced crooner Tom Waits have probably noticed his vocal similarity to a certain Sesame Street star. Well, finally, one of them did s...

Forensic Evidence Suggests Cookie Monster Never Ate a Single Cookie

Pablo Andreu | Posted 10.12.2011 | Comedy
Pablo Andreu

If the information is verified, the Sesame Street character known for his gastronomical tunnel vision may face charges of fraud.

Sex Offender Dressed As Cookie Monster Arrested: Police

Posted 10.09.2011 | Crime

A sex offender was arrested at a fair in Iowa while handing out fliers, dressed as the Sesame Street character Cookie Monster, according to state poli...

Cookie Monster's Confession

AOL.Com | Posted 07.10.2011 | New York

He's famous for his appetite -- but few realize what he does before deciding to scarf down a cooooookie. ...

Cookie Monster Answers Your Questions (VIDEO)

Posted 07.09.2011 | Comedy

Where was Cookie Monster born? Does he bake his own cookies? Does he prefer chewy or crispy? What does he think of Paul Ryan's budget plan? (Ok, not r...

'Sesame Street' Coming To Pakistan

Posted 06.08.2011 | World

In an effort to boost education in Pakistan, the U.S. is donating $20 million to fund a local version of "Sesame Street," set to air later this year. ...