Thunberg in Talks to Join Sesame Street Cast

Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg is currently in talks to become the newest cast member of Sesame Street, according to producers and Thunberg's parents. Malena Ernman, Thunberg's mother, said her daughter was thrilled at the possibility of speaking out against climate change while also getting up close and personal with some of her childhood idols. … Continue reading Thunberg in Talks to Join Sesame Street Cast

Cookie Monster Slams Blues, Accuses Franchise of Cultural Appropriation

First it was the Genie from Aladdin who drew Cookie Monster's ire, and now the sensitive creature has his sights set on the St. Louis Blues. Following the Blues' Game 5 victory over the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup Finals Thursday, Cookie Monster held a press conference to protest what he called the "cultural … Continue reading Cookie Monster Slams Blues, Accuses Franchise of Cultural Appropriation

Cookie Monster: “Will Smith not Blue Enough”

As Brie Larson fends off keyboard warriors during this week's release of Captain Marvel, Disney has another controversy on its hands with the upcoming live-action remake of Aladdin, set to hit theaters in May. Since its inception, Aladdin has faced backlash from social activists for its updated Genie character, played by Will Smith. But this … Continue reading Cookie Monster: “Will Smith not Blue Enough”