Someone has to pay for those tax cuts for the rich, and the Republicans figure it’s time for Big Bird and Oscar to start chipping in. Because who needs Sesame Street when the good folks of Jersey Shore are there to teach the next generation…

Why Save PBS?

This nifty infographic comes from Chris Bishop, creative director of PBS Kids. It was created in response to House Republicans’ efforts to kill funding for PBS, NPR and other avenues of educational programming.

For information on how you can help save these programs, we’d recommend visiting 170 Million Americans for Public Broadcasting.