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Are Bert and Ernie Gay? Does it matter?

Thursday, January 01, 1970 - 01:40

A new debate about the relationship status of Sesame Street's Ernie and Bert has taken off on social media following a statement by Mark Saltzman, the writer behind both characters, saying that he based them on his own gay relationship. Others involved in the show however say the pair are just good friends and ask, ''Does it really matter?''. Gavino Garay reports.

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A new debate about the relationship status of Sesame Street's Ernie and Bert has taken off on social media following a statement by Mark Saltzman, the writer behind both characters, saying that he based them on his own gay relationship. Others involved in the show however say the pair are just good friends and ask, "Does it really matter?". Gavino Garay reports.

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Are Bert and Ernie Gay? Does it matter?

Thursday, January 01, 1970 - 01:40