What’s the first thing you think of when you think of New York City’s famed Times Square? Is it the interminable sea of tourists? The cars honking and screeching, or the blinding fluorescent lights? How about topless women, nightmarish Elmos and goofy-looking Spider-men? Well, if you’ve been to the renowned intersection any time in the […]

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In a refreshing step away from typically controversial events in the art world, “Sesame Street” released a segment on Feb. 13 in which Cookie Monster, a blue googly-eyed Muppet with a large appetite, roams New York art museums. In the episode, he visits the Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the […]

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By Samantha Wong, Staff Writer @saaaamwong According to an AP article featured on USA Today’s website, in Times Square, this month, an apparently disturbed Cookie Monster pushed a two-year old and shouted obscenities at his mother for not charitably handing over $2.  Earlier this year, an anti-Semitic Elmo pleaded guilty for disorderly conduct and a […]

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