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Plus, lots of news from NASA and Sesame Street.



Big Bird’s New Single

This big yellow bird had his own iconic version of “thank u, next.”


In other Sesame Street news, the show has its first homeless character to spread awareness and provide resources for families living in temporary housing.

Baby On the Way

YouTube’s Colleen Ballinger had a beautiful baby boy.

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here we go! 🤰🏻💦👶🏼

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Let It Snow

A big snowstorm hit the Southeast this week and, while some enjoyed the snow, others did not.

NASA-Marvel Crossover

JK. But NASA did have some advice for Marvel.

The Moon Rocks

NASA’s put out fires all over the place this week. After Steph Curry made a joke about not believing in the moon landing, NASA gave him a personal invite to see some moon rocks. 

Lesson Time

With all the Brexit news this week, Chrissy wanted to learn more about politics in the U.K. So naturally she went to Twitter.

Croc Collab

Post Malone has his own Crocs. What year is it?

Chicken, Hold Everything

A video of Oprah reacting to this woman’s recipe for plain chicken went viral this week — so much so that the O herself had to respond.


Bet you haven’t seen this many references to Sesame Street since you were eight years old. Me to anything on a Friday: thank u, next.

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Grace Cooper is a recent graduate of the University of Pittsburgh where she studied Nonfiction Writing and Psychology. When she's not obsessively reading or writing about the news, you can probably find her eating too much pizza and watching When Harry Met Sally for the hundredth time.

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