I wrote this angry letter shortly after discovering that Sesame Street was planning to fire three…
Nathan Rabin

After reading your piece, seeing that picture made me cry. On the brighter side, they’ve already ruined Sesame Street. My 2 year old and 4 year old find it completely boring. All of the whimsical wackiness has been drained out. The urban street is now a sidewalk cafe outside Hoopers fine goods, graffiti replaced by bougainvillea.

I don’t know any of the people who run the show now, but if there were ever a group who misunderstood their inheritance, it’s them.