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Flashback: Sesame Street Makes its German Debut

The American children's program and its famous Muppet characters made their first appearance on West German television four decades ago. Back then the show caused quite a stir and child psychologists had quite a job educating worried parents about it. Today, Ernie, Bert and Kermit are legendary characters -- and significantly tamer than they were in their youth.

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