Beastie Boys' 'Sabotage' starring Big Bird and the Sesame Street gang

This is the Beastie Boys and Big Bird mashup we never knew we were waiting for.

Thank you, Mylo the Cat aka Adam Schleichkorn, for editing this for our viewing enjoyment.

He writes:

About 3 years ago, I spent a Sunday editing a video of the Muppets rapping “So What’Cha Want”, which ended up being a total game-changer for me. The original “Sabotage” music video is without a doubt, one of the greatest of all time, so I knew I couldn’t do a regular old lip sync video, I had to bring it! RIP MCA.

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Million Puppet March to support public broadcasting in America

A puppet march to support public broadcasting has its own theme song.

Taxonomy of Big Bird

In this Pecha Kucha presentation from Christchurch, New Zealand, Zoologist Mike Dickison talks about where a certain large, yellow, flightless bird fits into the tree of life.

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