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FOF #926 – Sesame Street Cred

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Sesame Street, a revist to a Best of Feast of Fun episode.

Listen as we talk to author Michael Davis about his book Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street. In his book Michael takes an in-depth look at the groundbreaking program from it’s inception to the present day, covering some interesting behind-the-scenes conflicts which were a part of the creative energy of the show.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 22 days ago 1

FOF #1603- Puppets Gone Wild

The hilarious Patrick Bristow joins us to talk about playing the gay best friend of Ellen DeGeneres’ character on the 90s sitcom Ellen and also playing Marty Jacobsen, the choreographer in the unintentionally hilarious movie Showgirls.

Now that he’s the host of the hilarious new improv puppet show Stuffed and Unstrung, has the openly gay comedian come full circle?

Posted in: Actors, Comedians, Interviews, Podcast 8 years ago 5
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Video: Google/Jim Henson Cont.

A video for Marc’s post of Google Wishing Jim Henson a Happy Birthday.

Posted in: Culture & Style, Videos 8 years ago 1

VIDEO: Mahna, Mahna

Version One, 1969 (Sesame Street): My all time favorite Muppet/Sesame Street performance aired in the first year of the show. Its beautiful nonsensical simplicity was a hit with both adults and children Click to the […]

Posted in: Culture & Style 11 years ago 3
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FOF #926 – Sesame Street Cred

Sesame Street began in 1969 as a result of a question posed at a dinner party: “Could television be used to teach children, could learning be a form of entertainment?” After forty years, the award […]

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 11 years ago 11