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Kevin Clash, the puppeteer who brought Elmo to life on Sesame Street, is stepping down after 28 years in the job.

The unidentified man who made the allegations of an underage relationship with Kevin Clash, a longtime 'Sesame Street' puppeteer, has recanted his claim. The man's lawyer now says it was "an adult consensual relationship." The New York Times has the details.

The man who accused the voice of Elmo of having sex with him while he was underage has recanted his allegations.

According to The New York Times, which broke the story, the law firm representing the man said he and Kevin Clash had a sexual relationship but it "was an adult consensual relationship."

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