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April 9th, 2010
02:56 PM ET

Beat 360° 4/9/10

Ready for today's Beat 360°? Everyday we post a picture 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:

Anchorwoman Katie Couric and Sesame Street Muppets (L-R) Elmo, Jesse and Rosita address an audience and the press before a special tree planting ceremony promoting the launch of the 'When Families Grieve' support group initiative at Madison Square Park on April 8, 2010 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.


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soundoff (154 Responses)
  1. Bert T - Long Island, NY

    Yes Katie, Kermit was scheduled to be here, but he's busy working as Obama's It's Easy Being Green Czar.

    April 9, 2010 at 8:38 pm |
  2. Bert - Long Island, NY

    Katie, we're so so sad. With all the talk of Main Street and Wall Street, everyone forgot about Sesame Street

    April 9, 2010 at 8:33 pm |
  3. Mark Toronto

    Elmo, you know that I don't take any "Dan Rather" questions!

    April 9, 2010 at 8:27 pm |
  4. Laurie Cover - Toronto, Canada

    "You know Miss Couric, Elmo really likes you, but I'm putting you on notice right now that I've been asked to audition for your job."

    xo Elmo

    April 9, 2010 at 8:26 pm |
  5. mary shaw, colorado springs co

    New candidates for the Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens' replacement.

    April 9, 2010 at 8:26 pm |
  6. Maria Jose - Venezuela

    Hi, my furry friends, So, Are you puppets or the CNN Team? You look like them!

    April 9, 2010 at 8:26 pm |
  7. Shawn Hendricks - Fairplay, MD

    Brought to you by Polygrip, Polyester and the letter P.

    April 9, 2010 at 8:22 pm |
  8. Jan from Wood Dale IL

    Hmm, it appears that all four use the same hair stylist.

    April 9, 2010 at 8:10 pm |
  9. Shawn Hendricks - Fairplay, MD

    What do you mean, "adopted?"

    April 9, 2010 at 8:04 pm |
  10. Billy Fisher

    Billy, Rock Hill, SC

    I am not going to tickle you right now...we're in the middle of a press conference.

    April 9, 2010 at 7:59 pm |
  11. Peter Patel

    "Hey, you guys are remind me much of Sarah Palin, George Bush, and Dick Cheney, except a little smarter"

    April 9, 2010 at 7:56 pm |
  12. Vince Tassone

    In a politically correct world, Katie Couric interviews Sesame Street's representatives from the red, blue and green parties.

    April 9, 2010 at 7:54 pm |
  13. Darrell Hicks from South Carolina

    Katie Couric chats with members of the "fun and furry" party movement.

    April 9, 2010 at 7:49 pm |
  14. Shawn Hendricks - Fairplay, MD

    Miss Piggie will be fondly remembered, Katie. Buuurp!

    April 9, 2010 at 7:48 pm |
  15. Shely Lewis Metuchen NJ

    Jesse and Rosita gasp. Katie has just called Elmo, Nemo. This isn't going to be good!

    April 9, 2010 at 7:37 pm |
  16. Sandra Skolfield, Winter Park, FL

    "May I call you Katie? Katie, in you tickle me at the start of your newscast, studies have shown that I will immediately improve your ratings."

    April 9, 2010 at 7:25 pm |
  17. Tarja, Finland

    Katie- Yes, I agree. I should have worn something more colorful for this occasion.

    April 9, 2010 at 7:23 pm |
  18. Anthonia-Bay Area!

    "Katie you are achoring the news better than Anderson! you deserve a full time job here"

    April 9, 2010 at 7:22 pm |
  19. Kathy - Akron, OH

    "Elmo...is it true you made a 'tickle video' with Miss Piggy?"

    April 9, 2010 at 7:20 pm |
  20. Kathy - Akron, OH

    "Elmo...is it true you made a 'tickle tape' with Miss Piggy?"

    April 9, 2010 at 7:19 pm |
  21. Betty Vancouver, BC

    Katie Couric interviews members of the Best Poltical Team on tv- Anderson Cooper, David Gergen and Wolf Blitzer

    April 9, 2010 at 7:02 pm |
  22. Carolyn from Toronto

    Katie Couric to Elmo, "That's a good question, Elmo. I'll find out if Sesame Street residents are eligible for health care coverage."

    Carolyn – Toronto, Ontario

    April 9, 2010 at 6:54 pm |
  23. Sunil S - FL

    Katie: "Once a while I get a chance to interview icons with no emotions"

    April 9, 2010 at 6:24 pm |
  24. Kathy - Akron, OH

    "One more colonoscopy joke and I'll give you something to grieve about."

    April 9, 2010 at 6:24 pm |
  25. Richard Fisher Tallahassee Florida

    When families grieve "Muppets suffer."

    April 9, 2010 at 6:22 pm |
  26. Kathy - Akron, OH

    "Pop those eyes back in your head and answer my question."

    April 9, 2010 at 6:19 pm |
  27. Kathy - Akron, OH

    "I may not be Oprah Winfrey but you're not exactly world-shakers either."

    April 9, 2010 at 6:18 pm |
  28. Isabel

    Dude man, she's pretty, but this morning the sight of her made me launch!

    April 9, 2010 at 6:10 pm |
  29. Janine from PA.

    Can you tell us how to get....how to get to AC360?

    April 9, 2010 at 6:05 pm |
  30. Ed - Sidney, OH

    Actually Elmo you are not the strangest ones to address the press. That goes to the Bush administration.

    April 9, 2010 at 6:04 pm |
  31. Roe J. Vogeney

    ...No...I'm not Dianne Sawyer....nooo...I'm not Barbara Walters....is this 'The View"????....

    April 9, 2010 at 6:01 pm |
  32. Wilma Gerrald

    Katie must be thinking..."how low can I go, how low can I go..."

    April 9, 2010 at 5:59 pm |
  33. Ed - Sidney, OH

    So Elmo, your saying all they found were hair balls, when they did your colonoscopy.

    April 9, 2010 at 5:59 pm |
  34. Janine from PA.

    We're here to teach congress how to get along...the Sesame Street way!

    April 9, 2010 at 5:56 pm |
  35. Isabel

    Hey Muppets, I watched Family Channel yesterday. I Like Hannah Montana.

    April 9, 2010 at 5:54 pm |
  36. Oscar Lopez

    "60 MINUTES"....THE FURRY VERSION

    April 9, 2010 at 5:54 pm |
  37. Ed - Sidney, OH

    No Elmo, I will not and for the third time that "tickle me" Crap is really getting old.

    April 9, 2010 at 5:54 pm |
  38. Dexter K Daniel

    You chose tonight to launch your presidential campaign!!

    April 9, 2010 at 5:51 pm |
  39. Dennis Linville

    yes Katie, Lattest polls show 84% of Americans think we would do a much better job of running the country.

    Dennis Linville
    Waverly Tn.

    April 9, 2010 at 5:49 pm |
  40. Stacey Crook, Newmarket Ontario

    Katie Couric filling in for Dan Rathernot and Walter Cranky from GNN news.

    April 9, 2010 at 5:48 pm |
  41. Bob Bergman

    Seriously ... the Geico lizard is out!

    Bob Bergman, Kent, WA

    April 9, 2010 at 5:48 pm |
  42. John Stephenson - Kennewick, WA

    Is it true Katie? Can you really see Russia from your house?

    April 9, 2010 at 5:46 pm |
  43. Susan L.-Texas

    ELMO:Hey Katie,what's with that televised colonoscopy????

    April 9, 2010 at 5:45 pm |
  44. Shawn,CA

    Hey Katie, you got any pull with Kathy Griffin?...i've ben on her "D" list for years now!

    April 9, 2010 at 5:41 pm |
  45. Kristan Cleto, Moorpark, CA

    Katie: For the last time, Elmo, I do not have a hand controlling inside me. You are mistaking me for a politician.

    April 9, 2010 at 5:41 pm |
  46. Shawn,CA

    katie:Anyone have a comment on the START Treaty signed yesterday?
    Elmo: Yeah.....when does it start?

    April 9, 2010 at 5:36 pm |
  47. Martya

    Your plan to stop American Famlies from greiving sounds great, but I think you will have to do more than just change your name's to Barrack, Joe and Sarah!

    April 9, 2010 at 5:36 pm |
  48. Mirav - Denver, CO

    (Katie Couric): What I'M grieving is the drastic change in Miss Piggy: I've heard she's turned into a real hog!

    April 9, 2010 at 5:35 pm |
  49. Tim Flanagan - Santa Barbara, CA

    Katie Couric preps for her exclusive interview with National Tea Party organizers.

    April 9, 2010 at 5:34 pm |
  50. Troy Davis, SLC, Utah

    I knew leaving the Today show was a bad career move but this is ridiculous.

    April 9, 2010 at 5:34 pm |
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