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Why was there never a segment for the number one in the Pinball Number Count?

Pinball Number Count is an animated segment featured in Sesame Street, in which a ball rolls around a pinball machine, during which we hear several counts from one to twelve, as well as call outs of ...
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Who are these Sesame Street characters? [closed]

My nephew has a book and is at the stage where he's pointing at the pictures, wanting to know what they are. Sesame Street isn't that big here in Australia, so I'm not familiar with all the charactes. ...
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Cookie Monster's first appearance

I think to have heard that the Cookie Monster first appeared in a commercial rather than Sesame Street itself. Is this true? If not, where was Cookie Monster's first appearance if not in Sesame Street?...
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Is Kermit the only muppet to appear in both the Sesame Street and Muppets franchises?

Kermit the Frog is notable for appearing in both Sesame Street (often via the Sesame Street News Flash skits) and the Muppets franchise, but I can't recall it ever happening with any other character. ...
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Why is Sesame Street on HBO?

When I was young, Sesame Street was on the Public Broadcast Network-PBS (in US). But now I see on HBO Go/On Demand, I see that it is being shown on there now. Did HBO buy the broadcasting rights to ...
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Did Sesame Street use to contain "Monster Time"?

I feel like when I was a child (not that many years ago), Sesame Street had something called "Monster Time" towards the beginning of the show. If it existed, it was dropped around 10 years ago, I ...
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Explanation of the Muppets/Sesame Street split/merge

I recently saw the Muppets movie. It's the first time I've ever seen anything on the Muppets. Then I saw the Cookie Monster, but that he was not in the Muppets movie. I found out that only the ...
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