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November 9th, 2009
05:28 PM ET

Beat 360° 11/9/09

Ready for today's Beat 360°? Everyday we post a picture – and you provide the caption and our staff will join in too. Tune in tonight at 10pm to see if you are our favorite! Here is the 'Beat 360°' pic:

Sesame Street characters pose under a '123 Sesame Street' sign at the 'Sesame Street' 40th Anniversary temporary street renaming in Dante Park in New York City.

Have fun with it. We're looking forward to your captions! Make sure to include your name, city, state (or country) so we can post your comment.

UPDATE BEAT 360º WINNERS

Staff:

Gary Tuchman

"A sign of the times: The first ever unemployment line on Sesame Street."

Viewer:

Kevin Haggith

"Unfortunately, Miss Piggy could not attend due to swine flu , so in her honor, today's event was brought to you by the letters H and N and by the number 1."

_________________________________________________________________________________ Beat 360° Challenge


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soundoff (128 Responses)
  1. Paul - Castro Valley, CA

    Hey guys do you think Wall Street will still be around in another 40 years !!

    November 9, 2009 at 6:25 pm |
  2. Peter Treviño, New York City, NY

    They renamed a street for us in Dante Park! ... Dante Park?! I thought we were in New York! I was hopping to run into Anderson Cooper... literally... But in Dante Park? I doubt he'll be anywhere but near here.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:25 pm |
  3. Paul - Castro Valley, CA

    Sesame Street is all fun and games, where as Wall Street is more like the Big Dipper roller coaster.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:24 pm |
  4. Matthew Weber, New York

    House Democrats celebrating their victory with the universal health care bill with a night on the town.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:24 pm |
  5. Jennifer Nelson

    Wow, we never knew 40 candles on the cake would burn like that!

    November 9, 2009 at 6:22 pm |
  6. Paul - Castro Valley, CA

    Three supporters of the Health Care Reform ........... especially if it covers their dental.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:22 pm |
  7. Janine from PA.

    Hey when do we get our rubys?

    November 9, 2009 at 6:21 pm |
  8. Anne from Toronto

    CIA operatives come in all shapes, sizes, and fun fur colours.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:21 pm |
  9. Glenn Hunt

    Hey look Oscar! We look pretty good for 40!

    November 9, 2009 at 6:20 pm |
  10. Gary Thierfelder Hudson WI

    40 isn't Old, but I'd get that Birthday Suit Pressed!

    November 9, 2009 at 6:20 pm |
  11. Janine from PA.

    Geez 40 years and all we get is a sign? How about the key to the city!

    November 9, 2009 at 6:19 pm |
  12. Wayne Welch, Tulare CA

    Experts are predicting a dramatic improvement in the maturity of political discourse in America as formation of the new Muppet Party is announced.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:19 pm |
  13. Anne from Toronto

    New York politics are really pretty elementary.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:18 pm |
  14. Mary Gohmann

    Wallstreet execs begging for money from the American people in order to pay millions in bonuses.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:18 pm |
  15. Arya Shirani

    It seems everybody has lost sight of Wall Street with out help from The Count. -Los Angeles, CA.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:17 pm |
  16. Anne from Toronto

    oops... correction (it's been a longgg day...)

    High-def and high resolution... sigh.... could make anything or anyone look like an old dirty bathmat.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:17 pm |
  17. Anne from Toronto

    High-def and high resolution... sigh.... could make anything anyone like an old dirty bathmat.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:16 pm |
  18. Anne from Toronto

    Dignitaries wearing fun fur preside over the renaming of Wall Street.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:14 pm |
  19. Susan, Novato CA

    Candidates for the next race for New York Governor are lining up nicely.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:13 pm |
  20. Patty A Banks. Palmdale CA

    Muppets shocked that Erica Hill is selling them on Ebay!

    November 9, 2009 at 6:13 pm |
  21. Dave McPeek

    President Obama, Nancy Pelosi and Steny Hoyer celebrating the passage of Health Care reform in the House.....

    November 9, 2009 at 6:13 pm |
  22. Teagan- Ft.Collins,C.O.

    40 years old and they still look like toddlers! They sure aged well!

    November 9, 2009 at 6:12 pm |
  23. Mitchell K Janesville, WI

    "tough economic times even on Sesame Street as attested to by renamed characters Doughy, Oscar the Mooch and The Bookie Monster"

    November 9, 2009 at 6:12 pm |
  24. Gary Thierfelder Hudson WI

    What do you mean no Pan-Handling allowed here?

    November 9, 2009 at 6:11 pm |
  25. Evan Gallahou

    Justices Scalia, Stevens and Thomas decide to announce their decision not to stop the execution of the DC Sniper while wearing comical muppet costumes.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:09 pm |
  26. Gayle McCauley Malden,Mass.

    "Smile for the cameras! Just don't talk to anyone from POX news!"

    November 9, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  27. Gayle McCauley Malden,Mass.

    "Smile for the cameras! Just don't talk yo anyone from POX news!"

    November 9, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  28. Amy on the Missouri side of Kansas City!

    "Mr. Rogers told us that it was a beautiful day in the neighborhood!"

    November 9, 2009 at 6:04 pm |
  29. Evan Gallahou

    Nancy Pelosi, Rush Limbaugh and Cookie Monster pose together in a rare show of unity in an undated photo.

    November 9, 2009 at 6:03 pm |
  30. Acey Wade Shaw CA

    Muppets protest in N.Y.C. concerning Wikipedia claims that they're 40yrs old

    November 9, 2009 at 6:03 pm |
  31. Amy on the Missouri side of Kansas City!

    Oscar the Grouch declares that he feels much older than 40!

    November 9, 2009 at 5:56 pm |
  32. DARRELL HICKS -S.C.

    "Our very own street! It's about time!! Stay tuned for a pledge break"

    November 9, 2009 at 5:56 pm |
  33. Adam in Georgia

    Ok Guys...They say we should be appreciative that they let us at least keep the sign after it forclosed...It's such a Pretty Green!

    November 9, 2009 at 5:54 pm |
  34. Kathleen

    We were just at the "House" party celebrating the new health care bill. Cookie ate too many cookies...but now we can go to the doctor without remortgaging Oscar's garbage can!! HOORAY!!

    November 9, 2009 at 5:54 pm |
  35. Vickie Show Me State

    When, I grow up, I want to be a pole dancer!

    November 9, 2009 at 5:53 pm |
  36. Garry - White Rock, Canada

    They told us how to get ... how to get to Sesame Street.
    Now what ??

    November 9, 2009 at 5:53 pm |
  37. Greg Lewis - San Diego, CA

    This is the last time I'm relying on my GPS to get back to Sesame Street.

    November 9, 2009 at 5:52 pm |
  38. Craig in NorCal

    Wanting to increase his appeal to the 3-6 year old age group, Mayor Bloomberg appoints 3 Sesame Street characters to his staff....and demonstrates why he barely won re-election.

    November 9, 2009 at 5:52 pm |
  39. Acey Wade Shaw CA

    New photos surface of Blitzer, Bergen & Gergen at Cnn's Holloween bash!

    November 9, 2009 at 5:51 pm |
  40. Gayle McCauley Malden,Mass.

    "Hey, we look like a bunch of matted old slippers,what do you expect at 40!"

    November 9, 2009 at 5:50 pm |
  41. Isabel Siaba (Brazil)

    40th Anniversary ... A small gift is better than a great promise.

    November 9, 2009 at 5:50 pm |
  42. Isabel Siaba (Brazil)

    Yeah, we love NYC! Yeah, we love Anderson!

    November 9, 2009 at 5:49 pm |
  43. mike

    not 1 not 2 but all 3 boys are out looking for job.

    November 9, 2009 at 5:48 pm |
  44. Amy on the Missouri side of Kansas City!

    After standing in line, getting a swine flu shot is as easy as 1,2,3!

    November 9, 2009 at 5:48 pm |
  45. mike

    what a bad economy even sesame out on the street looking for job

    November 9, 2009 at 5:47 pm |
  46. Kevin Haggith Toronto Canada

    Unfortunately, Miss Piggy could not attend due to swine flu , so in her honor, today's event was brought to you by the letters H and N and by the number 1.

    November 9, 2009 at 5:43 pm |
  47. Patty A Banks, Palmdale CA

    Fox News crew incognito following President Obama

    November 9, 2009 at 5:42 pm |
  48. Barb Mi

    Three membersof the GOP out of their cages

    November 9, 2009 at 5:41 pm |
  49. Gayle McCauley Malden,Mass.

    "Hey Oscar,there's Anderson Cooper! Offer him a job at GNN!"

    November 9, 2009 at 5:39 pm |
  50. Acey Wade Shaw, CA

    Obamas Muppet Czars hit the streets of New York

    November 9, 2009 at 5:39 pm |
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