Sesame Street’s “Elmo” Answers Fans Questions

One of Sesame Street’s iconic characters “Elmo”, has now been placed on “YouTube” to answer questions from fans, adults and children alike. Following on from the “Old Spiceviral video that caused a storm with thousands of people, this latest online trend is hoped to pave the way for new and exciting things.

According to Samuel Axon at Mashable, Sesame Street, which has been on our screens since 1969 when it first premiered, has enjoyed untold success from millions of adoring fans all around the world. Fans have tuned in to watch the Muppet type characters developed by “Jim Henson”, in a way that has been entertaining and educational to children. Through the help of “Google Moderator”, Sesame Street has been able to sort through questions sent in from fans, transport Elmo to YouTube, and then get the adorable red furry guy to answer them. Although the Elmo interview only lasts 20 minutes, it has not stopped some 3.5 million viewers tuning in over the weekend.

Questions from adults and children have been varied from, “What’s your favorite food”? to “How do you actually get to Sesame Street”?

Have you tuned into Elmo? Check out the video below. What are your thoughts on the latest trend in viral videos? Give us your comments below. To read more on this log onto Mashable