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Sesame Street’s Bert and Ernie (Photo by Matthew Simmons/Getty Images)

Sesame Street Gang Is Moving To HBO

Time Warner Inc. announced a deal last week to bring Bert, Ernie, Big Bird and the gang to HBO for the next five seasons.

08/15/2015

The Cinema For Peace Foundation's 2013 GalaFor Humanity - Arrivals

Ben Affleck Explains Why He Asked PBS Host Not To Reveal His Ancestor Owned Slaves On ‘Roots’ Show

Actor-director Ben Affleck wrote a lengthy post on his Facebook page explaining his refusal to reveal an ancestor who owned slaves on the PBS show ‘Finding Your Roots.’

04/22/2015

(Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

WikiLeaked Sony Emails Reveal Ben Affleck Told Producers Not To Reveal His Slave-Owning Ancestor On PBS ‘Roots’ Show

Outspoken, progressive actor Ben Affleck is not outspoken when it comes to one branch of his family tree.

04/19/2015

Huell Howser appears onstage at City of Hope's Music and Entertainment Industry's Spirit of Life Gala in the Diamond Ballroom at the Ritz-Carlton and JW Marriott Hotels on January 13, 2010 in Los Angeles. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

‘California’s Gold’ TV Host Huell Howser Dies

Huell Howser, the homespun host of public television’s popular “California’s Gold,” has died at age 67.

01/07/2013

Big Bird (Photo by Matthew Peyton/Getty Images)

Opinion: Big Bird And America Want No Part Of The Big Bird Attack Ad

The Obama campaign’s thinking – or non-thinking – that America will be distracted by Big Bird when there are so many other really important issues involving real people is nothing more than an insult to every Americans’ intelligence.

10/11/2012

Santino Gigliotti of Redwood Shores is now the youngest child chef on the PBS show. (Hey Kids Let’s Cook)

Peninsula 8-Year-Old Becomes TV Cooking Show Host

The 8-year-old has always craved the spotlight, so his parents took him to an audition for Hey Kids Let’s Cook. After winging the tryout, he was picked out of a group of 200 kids.

04/26/2012