MITT ROMNEY FIRES BIG BIRD, RUFFLES WOMEN’S FEATHERS
In last Wednesday’s Presidential debate, Mitt Romney spoke of plans to cut funding to PBS – the broadcaster of children’s TV favourite, Sesame Street.
“I like PBS. I love Big Bird,” Romney said. “But I am not going to keep spending money on things [we have] to borrow money from China to pay for.”
He might now have some ground to make up with female voters, though, who have reacted emotionally to the idea of losing Big Bird and Elmo…
Read at The Huffington Post: Mitt Romney’s Big Bird Problem: Kids Can’t Vote but Moms Can.
While we were at it, we had a look back at some of the Sesame Street opening titles. This one for 1998-2001 is just gorgeous!
What do you think about Romney’s plans to cut funding to PBS?