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A person dressed as Elmo from the television show Sesame Street, waits to pose for pictures with tourists in Times Square October 4, 2012. GOP Presidential nominee Mitt Romney mentioned Sesame Street in Wednesday night’s debate when he vowed to cut funding to public broadcasting if elected. PBS’s Sesame Street will be celebrating its 43rd birthday this year. AFP PHOTO/ TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/GettyImages)