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November 9, 2009 in Features
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This undated photo supplied by the Sesame Workshop shows Caroll Spinney and his alter ego, “Sesame Street” icon Big Bird. Spinney and the rest of the show’s crew kick off the 41st season of the children’s educational program this week.