A petition started by an Illinois man would see all speculation over the sexual orientation of Bert and Ernie put to bed.
Sesame Street has had some other culturally significant characters before, including the introduction of their first Latina Muppet, and an HIV positive Muppet. The starter of the partition, believe this is the next logical step, especially considering the wide-spread speculation that the two are a couple. What do you think, is it time for the two to just tie the knot already? You can check out the full story over at Time.com