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Aw! Joseph Gordon-Levitt is super-sweet on Sesame Street!

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Joe and Murray explain the word "reinforce"

Fans of Joseph Gordon-Levitt will love this quick and adorable video of Levitt's visit to Sesame Street.

Joe and Murray explain the word "reinforce"

As if we needed another reason to love Joseph Gordon-Levitt, the actor visited Sesame Street to help us all understand the world "reinforce."

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In the three-minute clip below, watch Joseph Gordon-Levitt, nicknamed "Joe" in the skit, work with Sesame Street resident Murray as they demonstrate the word of the day with the help — or sacrifice — of JGL's favorite watch. (It was a gift from his grandmother, you know.) The entire scene is totally adorable.

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Clearly, Levitt is committed to this role and finds a great balance of acting and sincerity. Our favorite part is the wince at the end when —surprise! — Murray accidentally hits Joe on the foot with a hammer. Joe's response? "I should have reinforced my shoe." Ah, we see what you did there. Clever. Very clever.

Sesame Street was created in 1969 and is a staple of PBS since it first aired on the network in 1970. The educational children's series is widely popular: a 1996 survey found 95 percent of all American preschoolers watch Sesame Street and in 2008 a federal government report found over 77 million adults watched the show at some point as children.

You can watch the full clip of Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Sesame Street below.

Photo: © 2012 Sesame Workshop. All rights reserved.
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