It’s true. There are several scandals and oodles of controversy surrounding the Muppets that go far beyond the recent resignation of Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash.
Did you know that the Cookie Monster once smoked a pipe? That a famous Muppet tune originally appeared in a 1968 porn film? These and many more shocking Sesame Street stories are laid out in all their furry felt freak glory in a brilliant video gallery linked below.