Sesame Street presents "Upside Downton Abbey"
The muppets put on a wacky spoof of the period drama
February 2, 2013 1:52AM (UTC)
Sesame Street has been killing it on the Internet this week. Today the channel released "Upside Downton Abbey," an absurd spoof -- part wordplay, part parody -- of the Emmy Award–winning drama.
"Carson, might I have some tea?" asks the Dowager Countess, upside down. (Carson pours her tea):
Dowager Countess: Oh! Why is the tea not going in my cup?
Carson: Perhaps because you are upside down, ma'am.
Dowager Countess: Well of course we're upside down! This is Upside Downton Abbey!
And it continues:
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