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Posted: 3/16/2006 7:13:53 AM EDT
Turned on the TV before heading off to work, and I happened upon Sesame Street. They had the Count on, who was always one of my favorites when I was a kid, and he counted up to 13 - the number of the day. Then they played this rap all about the number 13. I was shocked - feeding rap to 4 year olds?

Lots of things have changed since I was a kid.


-K
Link Posted: 3/16/2006 7:16:34 AM EDT
Like I care. I don't think the rap was about about bitches and gang violence.
Link Posted: 3/16/2006 7:21:23 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/16/2006 7:21:34 AM EDT by Yossarian]
As long as Count is not rapping about, 1 crack pipe, 2 rocks, 3 joints, 4 hoes, 5 fo'tee's, 6 cop killers....etc...

No biggie.

Link Posted: 3/16/2006 7:21:34 AM EDT
Fifty years ago they were woried about Rock-n-Roll. Times change, get with the program.
Link Posted: 3/16/2006 7:29:35 AM EDT
Link Posted: 3/16/2006 7:40:33 AM EDT
There is a reason that the show is called "Inter-Racial Street" by some...
Link Posted: 3/16/2006 7:42:17 AM EDT
What rifle did cookie monster use on sesame street?
Link Posted: 3/16/2006 7:42:39 AM EDT

Originally Posted By GySgtD:
There is a reason that the show is called "Inter-Racial Street" by some...



Explain..
Link Posted: 3/16/2006 7:44:39 AM EDT
Dave chapelle;

kids; "Oscar, why are you such a grouch?"
Oscar- "Bitch, i live in a fu*king trash-can, im the coldest ni**a on sesame street!"


anyone else watch Dave Chappelles standup about sesame street?
Link Posted: 3/16/2006 7:46:59 AM EDT
Imaginary Elephants, Big Yellow Birds, a Green Garbage Monster, and male puppets living togehter - one of them singing to their rubber duckey????

I think I came out okay
Link Posted: 3/16/2006 7:51:18 AM EDT
Barney, I can handle, even Teletubbies ... but Sesame Street has got to be the most annoying children's show on TV. I happen to think that Elmo would make for excellent target practice.
Link Posted: 3/16/2006 7:51:24 AM EDT
Uh, chill out, guy. It's just music, to which he sung his song about the number 13.

Were the lyrics objectionable? No? Then what's the problem?
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