Conservatives are still in a snit over Sesame Street reference to "trashy" news (courtesy of Oscar the Grouch, of course) over at POX News. The PBS ombud Michael Getler even suggested the show had gone too far. Now a producer for the show denies it all, explaining that the segment also mocked CNN and, anyway, Oscar is always grouching about everyone. NYT reports. Video below.
Wednesday, November 11, 2009
'Sesame Street' Denies Targeting Fox!
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