Sesame Street turns 50 and is still seeing sunny days

Nearly 50 years after Sesame Street was first broadcast in the United States on Nov 10, 1969, the jaunty opening lines of its theme song are still being heard far and wide.
Nearly 50 years after Sesame Street was first broadcast in the United States on Nov 10, 1969, the jaunty opening lines of its theme song are still being heard far and wide.ST PHOTO: MARK CHEONG

SINGAPORE - Sunny day, sweepin' the clouds away. On my way to where the air is sweet. Can you tell me how to get? How to get to Sesame Street.

Nearly 50 years after Sesame Street was first broadcast in the United States on Nov 10, 1969, the jaunty opening lines of its theme song are still being heard far and wide.

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