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Sesame U.S. Postage Stamps Coming in 2019

Discussion in 'Sesame Street' started by D'Snowth, Mar 13, 2019.

  1. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

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    Needless to say, I know what stamps I'll be using on Christmas cards this year!

    Interesting to see Herry get a stamp of his own; I guess this officially solidifies his comeback.
     
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  2. ConsummateVs

    ConsummateVs Well-Known Member

    Nice to see stamps of Julia and Guy Smiley as well.
     
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  3. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    I confess I'm a little surprised to see Telly get a stamp, given how he's increasingly grown into an obscure character in recent years . . . and if he can get a stamp, why not Baby Bear?
     
  4. MuppetSpot

    MuppetSpot Well-Known Member

    Because it seems more and more they’re slowly phasing out Baby Bear.
     
  5. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    For all intents and purposes, so has Telly, which is why it seems a little odd.
     
  6. Blue Frackle

    Blue Frackle Well-Known Member

    To echo Consummate, Guy is definitely the most surprising character here... I'm surprised to see Julia as well, though I don't know much about her or her popularity since I don't really follow the show anymore.
     
  7. BEAR 2

    BEAR 2 Well-Known Member

    Telly is more classic though. He has more "seniority" if you will. He's been around a long time. I was really excited to see him there. Same with Herry and Zoe. Although it looks like Zoe is making more frequent appearances again. Actually, this is a pretty perfect set of characters. They are all here that you would want and expect. One exception that i would have liked is Prairie Dawn. I really think she should have made the cut over Guy. I would have liked to have seen Baby Bear too, but it wasnt noticeable to me until it was brought up here. So excited for these stamps. I probably will not use them and maybe just put them in a frame like i did with the Muppet ones.
     
  8. BEAR 2

    BEAR 2 Well-Known Member

    Julia is a recent addition that represents a child with Autism. She's been seen in a lot of marketting stuff even though I don't think she's appeared in that many episodes. I imagine she'll be used more, but she seems to be pretty big right now for the show.
     
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  9. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    Much like Abby in the beginning, Julia had a debut episode that was made into a big deal, then has made occasional glorified cameos here and there since . . . though, I think there was an episode from last season where she played a larger role in the story - something to do with finding shapes throughout the street.
     
  10. Oscarfan

    Oscarfan Well-Known Member

    It seems like they're doing one episode based around her each season with some minor cameos sprinkled in other ones. I'd assume a big factor in this is that Stacey doesn't live in NY.
     
  11. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    Well, a number of the performers don't, but that never seemed to be a real problem with them . . . then again, certain performers like Caroll, Kevin, and I think when Steve was on the show, had studio apartments they'd stay in during the weeks/months the show is in production, before returning to their proper residences during hiatus.
     
  12. Pig's Laundry

    Pig's Laundry Well-Known Member

    Really cool. A little disappointed that it's just generic stock photos of the characters, but I do like the Julia one.
     

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