*For all of you who were worried that Big Bird was going to be sitting on the side of the road, holding up a sign that reads, “WILL WORK FOR FOOD,” he was going to survive regardless of who took office. So Romney can go eat dirt.

“Reading Rainbow” host, LeVar Burton tells TMZ that even a Romney presidency won’t keep PBS down.

“… No matter what happens, PBS needs to reorganize its way of being effective,” he says. “A lot of people need to acknowledge that the world is changing, and we got to change with it or get left behind.”