Why the need to define people as only gay? An ordinary Bert and Ernie sketch involves Ernie coming up with a harebrained idea, and Bert trying to talk him out of it, ending with Bert losing his temper and Ernie remaining unaware of the results of his own bad idea. The things that would tick off Arnie would be the things that would tick off Bert. This page was last edited on 12 Februaryat Sesame Workshop responded by claiming that Bert and Ernie have no sexual orientations because they are both puppets.
Initially, Henson performed Bert and Oz performed Ernie, but after just one day of rehearsal, they switched characters.
Bert and Ernie
Archived from the original on March 11, Retrieved September 18, In FebruaryBernie and Ert were dropped from the series because of legal concerns; however, older episodes circulate on the internet. The German comedy sketch series Freitag Nacht News had a recurring sketch called Bernie und Ert created by Attik Kargar, who performed the puppets and supplied the voice of Bernie. The age of the characters is unclear. Sesame Street Live performer Taylor Morgan said in an interview that "I just kind of try to think like a six year old or a seven year old, because that's how old Bert is. Views Read Edit View history.
Retrieved September 18, Retrieved 23 January The Complete History of Sesame Street. Views Read Edit View history. This skit became popular that it resulted in more skits called "Popo Club" featuring Unknown No.