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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Small Mystery Solved

Back in 2012 I wrote a post about this news article:

I was a bit baffled by the image and decided it may be Oscar the Grouch:

Well, I found a better copy of the image and we now know it's a parrot:

The parrot was part of Corey Schmidt's bird show at Sesame Place. Sadly, Corey passed away in 2012. There is a memorial page on Facebook.

In addition to his bird show "Birds of Paradise" at Sesame Place, Corey showcased his his performing birds on cruise ships for many years.

Monday, November 28, 2016

Unofficial Sesame Place Podcast: Episode 107

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Guy Hutchinson discusses A Very Furry Christmas at Sesame Place. He talks about the new Santa's Workshop, Lightning the Reindeer and the new version of the Sesame Place Furry Express.

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Monday, November 14, 2016

Unofficial Sesame Place Podcast: Episode 106

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Guy Hutchinson previews A Very Furry Christmas at Sesame Place! Guy discusses the new attractions and events for the season and the new walkaround character Lightning the reindeer!

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Monday, October 3, 2016

Unofficial Sesame Place Podcast: Episode 105

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Guy Hutchinson previews the Count's Halloween Spooktackular events and shows for 2016. Guy also talks about his Sesame Place book signing on October 1st.

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Friday, July 29, 2016

Unofficial Sesame Place Podcast: Episode 104

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Guy Hutchinson plays the full audio from his three panels with Sesame Street actors Bob McGrath and Emilio Delgado from the 2016 Florida Supercon. Bob McGrath made a statement at two of these panels that ended up making the rounds in the media as he announced that he was let go from Sesame Street as were Emilio and Roscoe Orman (Gordon.)
Guy talks about the controversy, plays the audio soundbites and then gives you the full unedited panels.

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Monday, July 11, 2016

Unofficial Sesame Place Podcast: Episode 103

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Guy Hutchinson takes is recorder into Sesame Place to give you some in park audio of Super Grover's Vapor Trail and Monster Mix Up. Plus Disney author Bart Scott comes on to chat about the Sesame Place July 4th fireworks show.

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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Unofficial Sesame Place Podcast: Episode 102

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Guy Hutchinson reviews the new Sesame Place stage show The Magic of Art, discusses opening day activities and new merchandise for 2016. Guy chats with Greg Hartley who has attended every opening day since 1980.

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