Bob McGrath, right, looks at the Cookie Monster as the accept the Lifetime Achievement Award for ‘Sesame Street’ at the Daytime Emmy Awards on Aug. 30, 2009, in Los Angeles.
Bob McGrath, right, looks at the Cookie Monster as the accept the Lifetime Achievement Award for ‘Sesame Street’ at the Daytime Emmy Awards on Aug. 30, 2009, in Los Angeles. Chris Pizzello AP
Bob McGrath, right, looks at the Cookie Monster as the accept the Lifetime Achievement Award for ‘Sesame Street’ at the Daytime Emmy Awards on Aug. 30, 2009, in Los Angeles. Chris Pizzello AP

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