DATE: 8/13/2007
COMPLEX SAYS: Back when Chris Brown was still able to get away with doing wholesome shit, the singer did a duet with Elmo, which instantly made him a favorite to children and parents alike. Then, a year and a half later, he went bat-shit on Rihanna and all that goodwill was gone. Once the scandal became big news, the good people at Sesame Street tried to erase all memory of the scene by taking it off syndication—a little hypocritical considering all the spousal abuse Bert dished out to Ernie over the years.
LESSON TO KIDS: Count to 10.