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Well there weren't a million puppets on the streets of Washington DC but at least a thousand people many of them with cloth and furry friends.
Turned out for what they called the million puppet march.
-- the million puppet march was organized as a response to a debate comment made by Republican presidential candidate.
Mitt Romney who was expressing concern over mounting federal deficits dialect PBS -- -- big bird actually like it -- But I'm not gonna I'm not gonna keep on spending money on things to borrow money from China to pay for.
Many of the puppets were characters featured on public television programs aimed at children welcome to have march.
Look at all these make people here -- -- or PBS -- we were told their respects.
-- -- -- -- We love them not but we loved Sesame Street dealers cannot let my son lives and cutting that is just as a catastrophe for a moment without somebody in the crowd might have gotten his.
Presidential elections next no no little anger quite deliberately brought a puppet of the -- president Richard Nixon.
Even Nixon was a supporter of the yards in the NEA in public broadcasting.
And even Nixon does as -- of that crime miss some that our country needs big time but the evidence I might say you know there there -- these huge budget deficits.
What would you cut.
-- you can't cut kids out of everything and regardless of budgets we've we've got to -- defense spending or whatever it is that we got to spend.
Education is most important to everybody the two Internet organizers of the million -- march who had never met.
Did ask members of the crowd to make donations to public broadcasting -- -- watched John Henry fox five.
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