Article by W. Clay Crook-
How tall is Big Bird? Eight feet two inches…some of the guests on Sesame Street, like Kareem Abdul Jabbar, were really tall, “and Big Bird still needed to be a big bird!” said Jennifer Shell, pointing to the cut out of Big Bird and Elmo at the Lexington Rotary Club meeting. Shell is Manager of Education and Community Engagement for WLJT Public Media and spoke to the March 5th meeting of the Lexington Rotary Club. WLJT is the public broadcasting station for the Lexington area. She brought Big Bird and…
For the complete story, see the March 13th edition of The Lexington Progress.