Curly haired Muppet is role model for little girls

In this publicity image released by Sesame Street, a brown muppet representing an African-American girl is shown during the taping of the "I Love My Hair," video for the children's program, "Sesame Street." Associated Press

October 20, 2010 12:55:08 PM PDT
A plucky little muppet in a pretty pink dress, her brown hair a perky 'fro, is helping little girls - and their moms - to accept themselves just the way they are by loving their hair.