Yes, Cookie Monster Really Was On “Newsnight”

Just answer the question, Monster.

1. The BBC’s flagship news show had an important, high-profile guest on Monday night:

2. Cookie Monster, who is due to star in a new BBC show, was given a thorough interrogation by presenter Emily Maitlis:

3. Watch the full, er, interview:

4. Although given Newsnight’s history, the questions could have been tougher…

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Tom Phillips is the UK editorial director for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
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