Joey Fatone and Lance Bass Joey Fatone and Lance Bass

This news item is brought to you by the letter Emmy. Caroll Spinney, 72, who has brought Big Bird to life since the 1969 premiere of Sesame Street, will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at this year's Daytime Emmys, to be held April 28 in Los Angeles. He'll be the one in the tux with yellow lint all over it.