Big Bird Backlash: Vax Lands Muppet In Political Hot Water

By KIMBERLEE KRUESI Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Smokey Bear taught kids the importance of preventing wildfires. McGruff the Crime Dog warned them not to talk to strangers. And in 1972, Big Bird lined up on “Sesame Street” to receive a measles vaccine as part of a campaign to get more youngsters inoculated against […]