The Media’s a Little Slow in Catching on to the Bert & Ernie Thing

A section of my local paper offers a “scoop” about something I figured out when I was ten:


The rest of America was thinking that by the mid-1970’s. I mean, come on:


Bonus fun fact: There’s a 1 in 3 chance that Bert and Ernie voted Republican on Tuesday.

Author: Doug Powers

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