We All Need A Break: Check Out Cookie Monster's 'SNL' Audition Tape

Originally published on November 23, 2010 1:40 pm

Travel hassles. Tragedies overseas. Tension on the Korean peninsula.

There's more than enough serious news to go around today.

So if you're looking for a few minutes of relief from all that, watch Cookie Monster's bid to be the next celebrity whose fans (ala Betty White) mount a viral campaign to get him on Saturday Night Live. Of course, there's a Facebook page too:

(H/T Huffington Post)

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