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Bye Bye Big Bird? Mitt Romney says he’d cut funding for PBS

Would Big Bird go the way of the dodo bird in a Romney administration?

In Wednesday night’s presidential debate, Mitt Romney said he would cut federal funding for PBS, despite his affection for the feathery icon.

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