LET THE ELMOS HIT THE FLOOR.
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LET THE ELMOS HIT THE FLOOR.
Go ahead. Try to top that headline.
This photo should be a tattoo now.
Things have been bad enough for the real Elmo character lately, so it certainly doesn’t help that some phony, anti-semitic Elmo is out there spouting hateful things at children in New York City.
Just when you thought Jon Hamm couldn't be more appealing to the ladies, he goes on Sesame Street sporting arguably the most perfect beard ever sported.
Mad Men star Jon Hamm stops by Sesame Street to discuss sculptures with Elmo.
As if your childhood couldn't be anymore ruined than it already has been with news of <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2012/11/how-many-more-elmo-accusers-are-there">Elmo's sexual indiscretions</a>, word has come out that Kevin Clash, voice of the iconic Sesame Street character, <a href="http://theurbandaily.com/2144971/elmo-crystal-meth-sex-parties-boys/">was also doing crystal meth</a>.
Today's afternoon links, featuring a tickle me Elmo doll frozen in carbonite and an appropriate product warning.
With four accusers now, the benefit of the doubt is stripped from Kevin Clash, and the future of the Elmo character SHOULD be in doubt.
Taiwan's NME animation taking on the Kevin Clash/Elmo underage sex scandal was both welcome and inevitable.
The sex scandal around Kevin Clash, the man behind Sesame Street's iconic Elmo character, gets the <a href="http://clipnation.com/tag/taiwanese-animation/">Taiwanese animation</a> treatment.
I was really into this Kevin-Clash-gets-accused-of-statutory rape show when it<a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2012/11/elmo-kevin-clash-resigns-amid-sex-with-16-year-old-allegations" target="_blank"> first came out</a>, but ever since the first guy told everyone <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2012/11/elmos-accuser-says-he-was-pressured-into-taking-125k-settlement" target="_blank">he got paid $125K</a> in hush money, and they tried to replace him with another guy who just wants money and might be lying, it really jumped the shark.
"A week after Sesame Street's Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash <a href="http://www.vulture.com/2012/11/elmo-puppeteer-kevin-clash-resigns-sesame-street.html">resigned</a> from the show and simultaneously faced his second accusation of sexual conduct with a minor, a third accuser has stepped up.
You guys seem like you can read Tweets, so here you go, the latest on Kevin Clash from the AP: BREAKING: Sesame Workshop says Elmo actor Kevin Clash resigned, calling sex allegations a "distraction.
Kevin Clash, the voice of Elmo on Sesame Street, has resigned following the allegations that he had a sexual relationship with an underage boy.
<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/11/sheldon-stephens-kevin-clash-getty-3.jpg"></a>Last week, 23-year-old Shelden Stephens (only recently identified) came forward to <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2012/11/elmo-kevin-clash-resigns-amid-sex-with-16-year-old-allegations" target="_blank">accuse Elmo puppeteer</a> Kevin Clash of having a sexual relationship with him back when Stephens was 16.
The tool responsible for accusing Kevin Clash, the voice of Elmo, of sexual crimes has been outed, and he doesn't seem like a very cool guy.
You may remember yesterday when TMZ and <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2012/11/elmo-kevin-clash-resigns-amid-sex-with-16-year-old-allegations" target="_blank">others were reporting</a> that Being Elmo's Kevin Clash was taking a leave of absence to deal with allegations that he'd had a sexual relationship with a kid when Clash was 45 and the accuser was 16.
According to Brian Stelter of the New York Times, the man who accused Kevin Clash (the voice of Elmo) of an improper sexual relationship has just recanted.
Being Elmo rightfully won raves for its surprisingly entertaining portrayal of Kevin Clash, the puppeteer who fists Elmo.