The debate about the sexual orientation of Sesame Street puppets Bert and Ernie isn't a new one, but Monday's cover of the New Yorker had more people talking about the topic.
The illustration, titled "Moment of Joy" features the two creatures getting cozy on a couch as they watch the Supreme Court rulings on gay marriage.
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"It's amazing to witness how attitudes on gay rights have evolved in my lifetime," Illustrator Jack Hunter said of the cover he created. "This is great for our kids, a moment we can all celebrate."
But what does it mean? Is it a nod to the pair's sexual orientation, or a lesson in acceptance? Vote in our poll and let us know what you think.