Can kids hear Grover dropping an F-bomb in that viral audio illusion?

Can kids hear Grover dropping an F-bomb in that viral audio illusion?

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At the end of December, Redditor u/schrodert was watching Sesame Street with his daughter, when he thought he heard beloved monster Grover drop an F-bomb.

“Yes, yes that’s a fucking excellent idea!” he seemed to say.

The clip went viral, like the whole Laurel/Yanny debate, even Jimmy Kimmel heard it. But the late show host wanted to know if it was just adults who could hear it. So, he sent his crew to ask a bunch of kids if they could catch a naughty word in the clip.

Some of these kids don’t hear it at all, or hear “sounds like an excellent idea,” but a handful hear the forbidden word — and their reactions are frankly adorable. Read more…

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Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer say the final ‘Broad City’ episode ends in tears

Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer say the final ‘Broad City’ episode ends in tears

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In what is arguably the worst news we’ve ever heard, Broad City is coming to a close at the end of the fifth season. It’s hard to know what life will be like without Abbi and Ilana gracing our screens with their antics. 

Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer — the creators and stars of the show — spoke to Jimmy Kimmel about how they feel about Broad City drawing to a close. 

Jacobson said that one of the weirdest things was no longer gathering material to write the script. For the past ten years, the pair have had a Google Doc featuring anything that happened to them that they could work into the plot of the show. Glazer said that no longer having that spreadsheet means they’re now “forced to be present and enjoy life and the moments for what they are.”  Read more…

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