Perhaps you remember the scandal that swirled around the voice behind a beloved Sesame Street character a few months ago. The allegations were pretty shocking, and now Hollywood has nominated him for two daytime Emmy Awards. Is that a little out of line?
A man dressed up like the Cookie Monster got arrested in Times Squarer this week for pushing a toddler. If it were an isolated incident it would be one thing, but there has also been some legal challenges for a costumed Elmo.
Kevin Clash, the puppeteer who plays Elmo on Sesame Street as resigned from Sesame Workshop. Last week, Clash was accused of having a sexual relationship with an underage boy, which he denied. One day later the accuser recanted his allegations and dropped the suit.
Forget about that Patraeus guy, the sex scandal that really matters is over. And you'll be happy to know that Elmo is not a statutory rapist! Kevin Clash, the puppeteer who portrays Elmo on "Sesame Street," is in the clear. The man who claimed he had a sexual relationship w…