An Early Version of Cookie Monster Systematically Consumes a Talking Computerized Coffee Machine

In a humorous 1967 IBM promotional film, an early, toothy version of Cookie Monster systematically dismantled a talkative computerized coffee machine for his own consumption until it was all gone. Unfortunately for the hungry muppet, the machine had its own explosive line of defense .

An IBM promotional film starring an early version of Jim Henson’s Cookie Monster

Cookie Monster IBM Coffee Machine Boom

via Boing Boing

Lori Dorn
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