One tidbit from the glory days of Sesame Street was that sweets weren't Cookie Monster's only vice. He was also an avid smoker. In some of the first Sesame Street episodes from the late '60s and early '70s, Cookie Monster had a pipe. Puff, puff, pass, Cookie Monster!
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