- ErnestErnie, 1900–45, U.S. war correspondent and journalist.
- Howard,1853–1911, U.S. illustrator and author.
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Bert and Ernie, as Sesame Street exasperatedly clarified, are not gay.Yep, Korra and Asami Went in the Spirit Portal and Probably Kissed
December 25, 2014
It sends a counterproductive message, she said, as Bert and Ernie are, in fact, just friends and not a closeted couple.
Illustrating the landmark moment in the equal rights movement with an image of Bert and Ernie instantly conjures up nostalgia.
Bert and Ernie are not gay, but the cultural narrative behind their relationship is a gay one.
In the telling insight of populist organizer Ernie Cortes, not only does power corrupt, but “powerlessness also corrupts.”March on Washington Anniversary: a Lesson for Change
August 28, 2012
Ernest's father wanted Ernie to come into the store that summer.
"Ernie, you always were an old butter-in," cried Elsa angrily.
It would be cheerin' to watch Ernie tryin' to let on he didn't notice.
Whoever it was it's somebody who don't hesitate to hug Ernie right in public.
Oh, yes, Ernie could go on at a minute's notice as best man or pall-bearer.
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