Lovable, Furry Old Grover returns in a modern reboot

Noted on Twitter: There is a MONSTER at the end of this Twitter conversation

 

Sesame Street updates a childhood classic starring Lovable, Furry Old Grover

Noted on Twitter from Sesame Street: an update of a timeless favourite: There’s a Monster at the End of this Book. Tweeps were all over the PBS reboot. To quote actor Wil Wheaton: SQUEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Storified by Maclean’s Magazine· Thu, Jan 31 2013 02:46:30

There is a MONSTER at the end of this Twitter conversation. http://pic.twitter.com/h9CnQ2quSesame Street
Grover: WHAT DID THAT SAY?Sesame Street
Grover: That tweet, did it say there was a MONSTER at the end of it?Sesame Street
Grover: It did? Well, please do not retweet that tweet!Sesame Street
Grover: YOU RETWEETED THE TWEET!Sesame Street
Grover: AAAAH!! http://pic.twitter.com/TDAoM1R6Sesame Street
Grover: Listen, I have an idea.Sesame Street
Grover: If you do not retweet any more tweets, we will never get to the end of this twitter conversation…Sesame Street
Grover: … and that is good, because THERE IS A MONSTER at the end of it.Sesame Street
Grover: (so please do not retweet this tweet!)Sesame Street
Grover: YOU RETWEETED IT AGAIN! http://pic.twitter.com/A4kMTsSOSesame Street
Grover: Maybe you do not understand. You see, by retweeting these tweets…Sesame Street
Grover: … you bring us closer to the end of this Twitter conversation.Sesame Street
Grover: And there is a MONSTER there…Sesame Street
Grover: … and I, furry, adorable old Grover, do not–Sesame Street
Grover: WHY ARE YOU STILL RETWEETING?!!?! http://pic.twitter.com/cnuknRhQSesame Street
Grover: You do not know what you are doing to me.Sesame Street
Grover: Now… stop retweeting, okay?Sesame Street
Grover: AAAAAAAAAH @WILW WHY DID YOU RETWEET THAT? http://pic.twitter.com/qKX6Sd5zSesame Street
Grover: Okay.Sesame Street
Grover: One more retweet, and we will be at the end of this Twitter conversation.Sesame Street
Grover: And to remind you, there is a MONSTER at the end of it.Sesame Street
Grover: And we do not want monsters on Twitter, now, do we?Sesame Street
Grover: So please… please… stop retweeting!Sesame Street
Grover: Please?Sesame Street
Grover: Well… look at that. This is the end of the conversation and the only one here is ME! http://pic.twitter.com/C3Jxs9pQSesame Street
Grover: I, lovable, furry old Grover am the Monster at the end of this twitter conversation!Sesame Street
Grover: And _you_ were so scared!Sesame Street
Grover: (Oh, I am so embarrassed…)Sesame Street




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Lovable, Furry Old Grover returns in a modern reboot

  1. If you enjoyed the book as a child, it’s now animated for the IPad. My kids love it.

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