REVIEW: Sesame Street Season 46

Shane Keating – Sesame Street has always been an ongoing, changing show. Every season is called “experimental” for a reason; no two are almost exactly alike. As I’m sure you’ve all heard, Sesame Street’s latest season has probably more changes in one season than any other – new set changes, new format, a new cast member…

REVIEW: Sesame Street Season 45, Part 3

Shane Keating – Hey! Missed the last few Sesame Street season 45 episodes? No problem. Here’s what you missed and what I thought of the new stuff. EPISODE #4510 – CALM DOWN AND THINK, ELMO – Elmo needs Alan’s help calming down to win Guy Smiley’s game show, “Calm Down and Think.” This was a pretty nice street…

REVIEW: Sesame Street Season 45, Part 2

Shane Keating returns for the second collection of Sesame Street episodes for its historic 45th season! EPISODE #4506: FIFTEEN’S QUINCEANERA – Zoe, Abby, Telly and Mando help a number 15 have the quinceanera she’s always dreamed of. This story felt a tad similar to the “Enthusiastic Penelope” one, in the sense that the new character is a nigh nuisance…

REVIEW: Sesame Street Season 45, Part 1

Shane Keating – Hey folks! This year marks Sesame Street’s 45th anniversary, in case you weren’t aware. I would highly recommend anyone in New York or New Jersey visit the Lincoln Center exhibit; it’s truly awesome. As always, another year means another season of Sesame, so let’s take a look at the first few episodes of…

Sesame Street Season 44 Reviews, Part 5

Shane Keating – So, here we are, at the very end of the season. It’s been fun going over the show week by week, so let’s take a look the last six episodes of the season. EPISODES “Jack’s Big Jump” and “Three Cheers for Us” were both repeats from previous seasons, so there’s nothing new to…

Sesame Street Season 44 Reviews, Part 4

Shane Keating – We’re back with a look at the new Sesame Street Season 44 episodes that have aired over the course of the last month or so! Let’s take a look at what was aired: EPISODES“Rosita’s Abuela”, another in the Hispanic-themed episodes this season, was very good. It’s great they’re doing more storylines with Rosita’s Mexican…

Sesame Street Season 44 Reviews, Part 3

Shane Keating – Hello folks, and Happy (belated) Thanksgiving! The latest batch of Sesame Street episodes we’ll go over today isn’t too big, but since the next new episode won’t be airing until next week, I’d rather not wait. So, let’s dive into these three episodes. STREET STORIES“Gotcha!”: A not-very long street story, but pretty good.…

Sesame Street Season 44 Reviews, Part 2

Shane Keating – Hello, and welcome back Sesame fans! It’s time to go over the several, latest episodes from Sesame Street’s 44th, including a very special episode… STREET STORIES The first “new” episode since my last review was actually a repeat of the season 39 episode, “The Help-O-Bots.” Just the story is reused, the rest of…

Sesame Street Season 44 Reviews, Part 1

Shane Keating – Sesame Street’s groundbreaking 44th season is finally here it is! As one of the site’s resident Sesame experts and fanatics, here’s what I thought on the first week of shows. STREET STORIES The season premiere, “Telly Gets Jealous,” was absolutely lovely. Telly and Baby Bear do usually have the best storylines of the season…

The Great Muppet Survey – Shane Keating

Answers from Shane Keating 1.   Who are your three favorite characters from The Muppet Show, Muppets Tonight, The Jim Henson Hour, the Muppet movies, etc. and why?Obviously Kermit, because he’s Kermit. Gonzo’s a good second choice for the great comedy he brings, and Pepe the third for the same reason. 2.   Who are your…