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Posted: November 21, 2012 at 5:17 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “Personal matters have diverted attention away from the important work ‘Sesame Street’ is doing and I cannot allow it to go on any longer. I am deeply sorry to be leaving and am looking forward to resolving these personal matters privately.” Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash, who resigned from Sesame Street amid allegations he sexually abused underage boys Article, 2A

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