Muppets Help Kids Deal with Death

News Report (04-14-2010) - "Sesame Street," where hundreds of thousands of children have learned their A-B-Cs for the past four decades, is now an address where some may learn how to deal with the loss of a parent in war. At the Pentagon on Tuesday morning Sesame Street's Elmo, his cousin Jesse and fellow Muppet Rosita took center stage with Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Adm. Mike Mullen and Deputy Secretary of Defense William Lynn to preview "When Families Grieve," a 30-minute special detailing the stories of four families who had to come to grips with the death of a mother or father.

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