It’s enough of a shame that none of Sesame Street’s new monster characters has any of the charisma of Grover, Bert, or Ernie. Baby Bear’s infantile diction is an embarrassment, and Rosita, an honorable attempt at multiculturalism, is just grating. And don’t get me started on Elmo.
Could someone at least repair the cardboard in Telly’s bottom jaw? There’s a crack near the hinge of his mouth, and every time he talks, he looks like a stroke victim. They might as well complete the look by pinning his right arm to his chest.