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NEW YORK - JUNE 25: The Sesame Street Muppet Rosita tells children about the "You Can Ask!" program June 25, 2003 in New York City. "You Can Ask!" is a program that aims to help identify and deal with stress in children 3 to 8, and was funded by FEMA in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. P.S. 234 is near the WTC site, and the children there had to be evacuated during the attack. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

By now you’ve seen the viral video of the two young African American girls getting snubbed by the Sesame Street character Rosita at Sesame Place in Philly. The video shows the two young girls at a parade and seemingly asking Rosita for a hug who proceeds to ignore them and walk away. The mom of those two girls has spoken out saying the family is “completely appalled” by what happened. She has since hired a lawyer to investigate the incident and possibly sue. The lawyer intends to look at other videos that were filmed that day that show Rosita ignoring other black children. A rep for Sesame Place has issued a statement denying that the character was ignoring any child and that “We will conduct training for our employees so they better understand, recognize and deliver an inclusive, equitable and entertaining experience to our guests.” Kelly Rowland spoke out against the video saying “OK so, had that been me, that whole parade would have been in flames.  Like, are you serious? You’re not going to speak to my child? And did you see that baby’s face at the end? The little one with the pink on? She deserves an explanation. Hello.” See the video of the incident and Sesame Place’s statement below: