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'Downton Tabby' adds cat twist to PBS hit

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Season two of the celebrated PBS series Downton Abbey has drawn to a close, so now what? Well this being the internets, it’s a parody featuring a cat, of course! Ladies and gentlemen, Catsterpiece Classics presents… Downton Tabby: “There’s a new lady at Downton Abbey, and she’s got her claws out. Because she’s a cat.”

Quarterback Drew Brees heading to Sesame Street

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New Orleans Saints quarterback and father of two Drew Brees is bringing his passing talents to Sesame Street. Brees headed to New York and taped a segment with the high-pitch voiced Elmo and a talking football before the start of the current football season, and his cameo on the longest running children’s television show will […]

Study: 'SpongeBob SquarePants' may be bad for children's brains

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While it’s unlikely that any parent thinks their children watching Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants is an educational exercise, a new study shows that the cartoon may actually be harmful to their learning process. In a new study published by Pediatrics, two groups of 4-year-olds were shown nine minute snippets of one of two cartoons, one from […]