Kevin Clash Resigns As Voice Of Elmo
Following allegations of sexual relations with underage boys, the longtime Elmo actor has left Sesame Street. The first allegations were later recanted, but the scandal has become too much of a distraction, Sesame Workshop said in a statement. TMZ reported Tuesday that Clash is facing a lawsuit from a second man who apparently met the actor through a gay phone chat line when he was 15.
Kevin Clash, The Voice Of Elmo, Accused Of Having A Relationship With A Minor
Sesame Street's Kevin Clash has taken a leave of absence following accusations he had a sexual relationship with a teenage boy. Updated at 5:05 p.m. 11/13: Accuser recanted, says relationship was between two consenting adults.
New Netflix Mailing Service Is Called "Qwikster," Mascot Is A Pot Smoking Elmo
At least it is on Twitter. Netflix announced they are spinning off its DVD service and branding it as "Qwikster," but apparently forgot to check Twitter and see if someone was already using that name. Personally, I don't think you could have done any better of a job in selecting a Netflix...or sorry, a Qwikster mascot than a pot blazing Elmo that hates sloppy seconds. Now you'll be mailing out pot AND DVDs, yes? Another bold marketing move from Netflix.