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Big Bird’s Revenge: Muppet Teams Up with First Lady

Big Bird’s Revenge: Muppet Teams Up with First Lady

Theo Wargo/WireImage(WASHINGTON) — Four months after Mitt Romney famously pledged to cut funding for the large yellow Muppet, Big Bird is dancing in the White House to promote the first lady’s healthy living initiative. The Sesame Street charact…

Big Bird Gets Out the Vote

Big Bird Gets Out the Vote

@sophers_/Instagram/ABC News(AUSTIN, Texas) — It turns out Big Bird can vote.Making the rounds on Twitter and Facebook is a very happy costumed character. Yes, it’s Big Bird or, well, a journalist from the Austin American Statesman dressed up in a Big…

Big Bird Costumes Fly Off Shelves After First Presidential Debate

Big Bird Costumes Fly Off Shelves After First Presidential Debate

Theo Wargo/WireImage(NEW YORK) — Last year’s hottest Halloween costume trend was the black swan, a dark feathery ballet costume intended to mimic Natalie Portman’s hit movie character.  This year, the hottest Halloween trend is a bird…

Obama Campaign Pecks at Romney with Big Bird Ad

Obama Campaign Pecks at Romney with Big Bird Ad

Jeff Swensen/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A new ad out Tuesday by President Obama’s campaign pokes fun at GOP nominee Mitt Romney’s comment during last week’s debate that he would cut funding to PBS to help reduce the deficit even though he li…

Big Bird Makes "SNL" Appearance After Romney Debate Name-Drop

Big Bird Makes "SNL" Appearance After Romney Debate Name-Drop

Theo Wargo/WireImage(NEW YORK) — Big Bird made an appearance on Saturday Night Live this weekend, days after Gov. Mitt Romney mentioned him during the first presidential debate of 2012. 
The famous feathered Muppet appeared on the late night show…

The Presidential Debate’s Biggest Loser: Big Bird

The Presidential Debate’s Biggest Loser: Big Bird

Theo Wargo/WireImage(DENVER) — While President Obama and Mitt Romney were trying to tout their economic plans, the social media sphere was massively distracted by a big yellow bird — Big Bird that is.After Romney said, “I love Big Bird,” …

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