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Meet Julia, Sesame Street's First Character with Autism

Meet Julia, <em>Sesame Street</em>'s First Character with Autism
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Sesame Street would like to introduce you to Julia, its first autistic muppet. The character will help kick off the show's new "Sesame Street and Autism: See Amazing in All Children" initiative. [Time]

Here are more must-clicks to visit during your lunch break:

1. First Adele, and now Elton John: The "Tiny Dancer" singer is releasing a new album, entitled Wonderful Crazy Night, due out in 2016. [Billboard]

2. Michelle Obama admits that she loves NBA star LeBron James as they partner to get students excited about college. [People]

3. Simon Cowell is heading back to the States as a confirmed judge in the upcoming season of America's Got Talent. [The Hollywood Reporter]

4. In this resurfaced video, the late Heath Ledger gets caught off-guard by a screaming fan, but reacts in the most epic way. [WGN TV]

5. Watch Martina McBride back up a little girl who sings "I'm Gonna Love You Through It" to her mother who is fighting cancer. [Today]

 
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