Maria Leaving Sesame Street After 45 Years: Gen Xers More Devastated Than Toddlers

Sonia Manzano, 65, who plays Fix-It-Shop owner Maria on Sesame Street announced her retirement from the beloved PBS kids’ series. Of course, your toddler won’t really notice Maria’s absence as long as Elmo is still there, but you Gen Xers who watched a fresh-faced Sonia on the preschool show in the 1970s are probably devastated … Read more