Friday, December 24, 2010

Important Stuff

The Origins Of Bert And Ernie

Did the Sesame Street characters, Bert and Ernie get their names from the cop (Bert), and the cab driver (Ernie), in Frank Capra's holiday classic film, It's A Wonderful Life ? No one is confirming it, and it's probably just coincidence, but I'd sure like to think so.

Bert ( Ward Bond, from another film):

Ernie (Frank Faylen, as himself):
Here's hoping all of you have a wonderful life! Merry Christmas!

Melissa XX


Ariel said...

Merry Christmas, Melissa!

Stace said...

Wouldn't it be great if that was true!

Merry Christmas

Caroline said...

Santa missed us!

Who cares lunch is on with a large table of friends. Nope all well with you too.

Merry Christmas Melissa.

Caroline XXX

Lisa Maria said...

Hope you had a good one and I wish you a happy new year.