“Bert and Ernie are best friends. They were created to teach preschoolers that people can be good friends with those who are very different from themselves…
…Even though they are identified as male characters and possess many human traits and characteristics (as most Sesame Street Muppets” do), they remain puppets, and do not have a sexual orientation.”
- Sesame Street Workshop
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- Several people were stabbed during a white nationalist protest in Sacramento.
- Today's pride parade in New York will honor the 49 victims of the Orlando gay nightclub attack.
- Brexit fallout turns into political chaos in Britain: More than 10 opposition party members resigned in an effort to force Jeremy Corbyn to quit.
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