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  Big Bird - Muppet Wiki
Big Bird starred on the big screen in Follow That Bird, in which he is sent by Miss Finch, a bird social worker, to live with a foster family of Dodos.
While Big Bird is generally deemed as a canary, when he visited the Neighborhood of Make-Believe on Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, Big Bird shared with X the Owl that he is in fact a "Golden Condor." On the same program, when King Friday XIII asked him if he was related to the cassowary, Big Bird replied.
The Big Bird performer is completely enclosed within the costume, and extends his right hand over his head to operate the head and neck of the puppet.
muppet.wikia.com /wiki/Big_Bird   (1404 words)

  
  Big Bird - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
While Big Bird is generally deemed as a canary, when he visited the Neighborhood of Make-Believe on Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, Big Bird shared with X the Owl that he is in fact a "Golden Condor." On the same program, when King Friday XIII asked him if he was related to the cassowary, Big Bird replied.
Big Bird has commonly mentioned Granny Bird on the show; he has visited her beach side house in various books and she helped Big Bird on the reconstruction of his nest after the hurricane that destroyed it.
The most solid reference to his relatives is in episode 1576 (from 1981): Big Bird mentions several relatives, one of which is an Uncle Slim, a cowbird from Montana, seen at the end of the episode.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Big_Bird   (1398 words)

  
 Big Bird: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Big birds birthday celebration, or let me eat cake, was a 1991 television special based on the legendary childrens television show sesame...
Big bird in china is a 1983 special by sesame workshop (then the childrens television workshop), as part of the series sesame street....
Big Bird has commonly mentioned Granny Bird on the show; he has visited her beach side house in various books.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/bi/big_bird.htm   (2370 words)

  
 NPR : A Life Inside Big Bird
Caroll Spinney performs Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch.
His right hand is the bird's beak, his arm the bird's neck.
Big Bird was among America's "Living Legends" honored by the Library of Congress.
www.npr.org /templates/story/story.php?storyId=1249919   (833 words)

  
 Big-Bird
Big Bird is the Muppet, Sesame Street revolved arround.
Big Bird then got a monitor inside him, so Caroll could see how the Bird was doing.
Big bird is a currious bird who has a lot of friends.
www.geocities.com /sesameplanet2/Big-Bird.html   (553 words)

  
 The Sesame Street riots
Big Bird was killed by the SSPD early this morning after the bird went on a killing spree on Sesame Street.
Four muppets were killed by the bird: Prarie Dawn (described as a pig-tailed muppet girl-child), Oscar the Grouch (one of the street's eccentrics, well known for his grouchy nature and his garbage-can home), Elmo (a popular small red cute muppet) and Bert (the famous paper clip collector and pigeon fancier).
Big Bird has come to a bad end, friends, but is wasn't his fault.
www.geocities.com /be_alternative/big_bird.html   (969 words)

  
 Big Bird information - Search.com
Big Bird also had a role in the feature film Elmo in Grouchland and several other movie-length features such as Big Bird in China and Big Bird in Japan.
Big Bird has commonly mentioned Granny Bird on the show; he has visited her beach side house in various books and she helped Big Bird on the reconstruction of his nest after the hurricane that destroyed it.
The most solid reference to his relatives is in episode 1576 (from 1981): Big Bird mentions several relatives, one of which is an Uncle Slim, a cowbird from Montana, seen at the end of the episode.
www.search.com /reference/Big_Bird   (1407 words)

  
 Big Bird's inner self - TV & Radio - www.theage.com.au
A lemon yellow bird with huge orange feet and towering at 2.4 metres is difficult to miss, and yet this enduring symbol of Sesame Street and one of the world's most recognisable public figures often travels incognito.
Big Bird was a physical as well as a creative challenge, however.
Big Bird still has his place, even if he's not as prominent as he was, and that's OK with me. We have so many babies watching now, and Elmo and Zoe are just right for that age."
www.theage.com.au /news/TV--Radio/Big-Birds-inner-self/2004/12/21/1103391776303.html   (914 words)

  
 I-Mockery.com | Snuffleupagus Murdered!
Big Bird was no longer seen as "a big dumb, crazy bird", but the flashbacks kept coming.
Big Bird had apparently had his worst flashback ever...
Big Bird is set to have a trial in 2 weeks, and it is said that he will indeed receive the electric chair.
www.i-mockery.com /minimocks/bigbird/default.php   (721 words)

  
 Big Bird's nest - Muppet Wiki
Big Bird's nest is the home of Big Bird on Sesame Street.
However in 2002 when the set was given a complete makeover, Big Bird acquire some actual, colorful child-like furniture like a couple of multi-colored nightstands with drawers, a colorful bookshelf, and even a small wooden step-laddar to get into Big Bird's nest.
Most of the original belongings of Big Bird's mentioned above have been removed with the exception of his snowshoes, and his mailbox (which is now repainted to no longer show his name on the side).
muppet.wikia.com /wiki/Big_Bird's_nest   (237 words)

  
 CNN.com - Paper: Massive bird spotted in Alaska - Oct. 18, 2002
Birds with large wingspans are fairly common, but only Steller's eagles, at bottom, near the mystery bird's size.
A bird the size of a small airplane was recently said to be seen flying over southwest Alaska, puzzling scientists, the Anchorage Daily News reported this week.
Coupchiak said the bird disappeared over the hill and he then radioed Togiak residents to tell them to keep their children in.
archives.cnn.com /2002/US/West/10/18/offbeat.alaska.bird.reut/index.html   (414 words)

  
 TV ACRES: Birds - Canary - Big Bird
In France on I, RUE SESAME Big Bird is known as Toccata, a green furry bird with a red beak and bushy fl eyebrows.
And in Spain on BARRIO SESAMO, Big Bird is Caponata, a female bird with big eyelashes, striped legs and foam feathers of red, yellow and orange.
Big Bird also appeared on the TV special Big Bird in China; cameos in The Muppet Movie (1979); and starred in Sesame Street Presents Follow That Bird (1985).
www.tvacres.com /birds_canary_bigbird.htm   (229 words)

  
 A "Pre-Clovis" Site in Ohio?
Many of the bird forms have a rounded or even anthropomorphic face, but the overall form, and an eye carved in the appropriate place, are unmistakable when one even casually looks for them.
Then came the discovery of what appeared to be the image of a human head made of a hard clay/ochre/plant amalgam, half buried at the bottom of a washed out rut in the "driveway" up the knob, and quite distinct in composition from the surrounding mud.
A bird or Bird Spirit emerging from the posterior in the manner of an egg, when the figure appears in full-length bird form.
www.daysknob.com   (4330 words)

  
 Big Bird Photos - Big Bird News - Big Bird Information
Big Bird is the loveable giant bird on Sesame Street, where he entertains and helps teach children around the world about learning new things about their surroundings and express wonder in what he sees.
Even though he doesn't live with his family, in a few books Big Bird has mentioned that he has several cousins that he has visited and a grandmother who lives in a beach house that he helped rebuild after a hurricane.
Big Bird: Even in hand drawn animation, humans are widely considered to be the most difficult to execute, because everybody has a feeling for how they move.
www.tv.com /big-bird/person/166921/summary.html   (284 words)

  
 Big Bird - Sesame Street - Stuffed Animal
Big Bird is the signature Sesame Street character.
Big Bird is a very soft and huggable Sesame Street character.
Big Bird is a yellow canary that is over 8 feet tall on Sesame Street.
www.freebears.com /store/bigbird.htm   (206 words)

  
 Big Bird - Tips 'n' Ideas
Big Bird, on a recent migratory trip down south for the winter, overshot his preferred location and ended up Down Under for the first time in his flying career.
Big Bird: No. It's a fallacy that has been purported throughout generations misleading young people when they should have stayed in bed.
Big Bird: I was there on behalf of the National Duck Association that was advocating better conditions for ducks.
www.gardeningtipsnideas.com /2006/02/big_bird.html   (500 words)

  
 Bird Flu - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia
Adding to this is the popular belief that the Chinese incorporate the meat of animals inedible by western social norms - in fact during the 1994 outbreak of cat flu, 42 is said to have lost popularity also.
Bird Flu should be given the same level of importance as the deadly killer virus that swept the world a few years ago and nearly obliterated the Human and Elephant Rodent Population.
It is believed that the 87% of birds that can fly are less of a threat due to President Reagan's Star Trek program, where trained sharks with lasers on their heads are ready to shoot all airbound attacks.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Bird_Flu   (997 words)

  
 Tree Service-Tree Removal in Dallas - Big Bird Tree Service Dallas, TX (Texas) - Expert Tree Care Service Since 1988
Big Bird Tree Service, Inc. or its sister concerns may from time to time send you email messages or other forms of marketing communications describing new items, featured merchandise and great values.
Big Bird Tree Service, Inc. is the main corporation and we run few companies under the umbrella of Big Bird Tree Service, Inc. such as Big Bird Wood Grinding, Envirmulch, and Mulch and Soil of Texas.
Big Bird Tree Service, Inc. will be responsible for all your questions and concerns about any of its sister concerns and/or websites including Envirmulch, Big Bird Wood Grinding, and Mulch and Soils of Texas.
bigbirdtreeservice.com /privacy_policy.htm   (984 words)

  
 Tough Pigs Journal -- Big Bird in China
Both of his trips -- 1982's Big Bird in China and 1988's Big Bird in Japan -- were recently released on DVD, and watching those, we can determine once and for all which country is better.
Big Bird is looking for the Great Wall of China first, and they wander through some rather unprepossessing scenery, just checking out walls.
Big Bird waves goodbye to them, and then he turns around and Barkley is gone.
www.toughpigs.com /journalchinavsjapan1.htm   (1892 words)

  
 Big Bird to speak at Commencement - News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Caroll Spinney, the man behind Sesame Street's legendary characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, will deliver the Commencement address to the Class of 2004 at the ceremony on Sunday, May 16.
In 2003, Spinney published a book titled "The Wisdom of Big Bird (and the Dark Genius of Oscar the Grouch): Lessons from a Life in Feathers," describing the life lessons he has taught, as well as learned, throughout his career.
Sally Scholz of the philosophy department nominated Spinney "because he perfectly embodies the mission of this University," according to her nomination letter addressed to University President Rev. Edmund Dobbin, O.S.A. Sesame Street was founded as a way to prepare inner-city children who were unable to attend pre-school for kindergarten.
media.www.villanovan.com /media/storage/paper581/news/2004/04/23/News/Big-Bird.To.Speak.At.Commencement-668764.shtml   (357 words)

  
 Meet the man inside Big Bird | csmonitor.com
Big Bird is a cheerful 8-foot, 2-inch bird with a squeaky voice and lots of energy.
Big Bird's life on "Sesame Street" has changed as new residents moved in.
He'd like to play Big Bird for at least six more years, which would make an even 40 years in the role "That's a nice long time to play a 6-year-old," he says.
www.csmonitor.com /2003/0520/p18s02-hfks.html   (1518 words)

  
 Big Bird
Big Bird is a 6 year male eclectus who owns my ex boyfriend.
While I was living with them, the human worked at night so I spent lots of time with Big Bird, eventually I ended up being the one to feed and play with him most of the time and we bonded and I fell head over heels in love.
Big Bird would sit on my shoulder while I put on my makeup and look in the mirror with his head cocked sideways and say "pretty bird" - don't know if he meant himself or me lol...
www.angelfire.com /nm2/mnicolem/eclectus.html   (811 words)

  
 Big Bird in Alaska   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
After the bird disappeared, Coupchiak radioed the next village over to warn parents to keep their children in-doors.
Scientists in the region have little doubt that people have seen a large bird, but are skeptical that the bird sited is really as large as witnesses claim.
Some have suggested that the bird may be a Steller’s sea eagle, which can have a wingspan of up to 8 feet and which has occasionally taken up home in Alaska in the past.
www.greenworks.tv /woodchuckcafe/archives/feature_bigbird.asp   (195 words)

  
 Big Bird's Hide and Speak for NES - MobyGames
Big Bird's Hide and Speak is an edutainment title for based on the Sesame Street license.
Big Bird calls out their name and the player must choose the character whose name is called.
There are groups of four letters again, however Big Bird does not instruct you what to spell this time.
www.mobygames.com /game/big-birds-hide-and-speak   (439 words)

  
 Big Bird Race 2005
The starting gate has been raised on the Ladbrokes.com Big Bird Race and the flight for The Duke of Edinburgh's Challenge Cup is on.
All the net revenue generated by the Big Bird Race will be donated to the ‘Save the Albatross’ campaign, administered by BirdLife International.
Ladbrokes.com has provided the funding for 20 of the birds to be fitted with the satellite transmitters so their progress can be closely followed by scientists in the first ever study of juvenile TSA migratory movements.
www.ladbrokes.com /bigbirdrace   (496 words)

  
 Fossil Found of a Big Bird Kermit Wouldn’t Like - New York Times
The big bird, which stood about 10 feet tall and probably weighed 400 pounds, was fleet of foot and able to chase down and devour rodents, reptiles and small mammals 15 million years ago on the plains of Patagonia.
These smaller cousins were about two to two and a half feet tall, big for birds but hardly the stature of the predatory giants.
And with this ability, these big birds appear to have become the top predator of the continent for millions of years.
www.nytimes.com /2006/10/31/science/31bird.html?ex=1319950800&en=648aaffc9d4c6923&ei=5088&partner=rssnyt&emc=rss   (764 words)

  
 Big bird - Web design and publishing services. UK-based Big Bird Design
But for some Valley residents, what exactly the Big Bird was is still a mystery.
Excerpted from The Wisdom of Big Bird (and the Dark Genius of Oscar the Grouch) by Caroll Spinney and Jason Milligan Copyright © 2003 by Caroll Spinney with
Big Bird Design, based in the South West UK, provides professional services for print, website and CD publishing for large or small organisations.
teletubbies.recommendlist.com /rl/teletubbies-big-bird.htm   (279 words)

  
 The Book Of THoTH - Legend and Mythology - Big Bird riddle that was never solved   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
According to descriptions of it, it was a heavy brute with a massive wing span which bent television aerials and tree branches when it landed on them and was known to screech alarmingly.
I was rewarded by several times seeing a large bird circling in the high distance, much too far away for a photograph.
It wasn’t a little green man but a great big balloon of energy that Jim Bolton saw at Ravenscliffe early one morning in 1983 (the year of the Big Bird, perhaps by coincidence).
www.book-of-thoth.com /article223.html   (1225 words)

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