|Plot||Oscar runs for mayor|
|Air date||May 5, 1981|
|Season||Season 12 (1980-1981)|
|Sponsors||O, W, 7|
- Oscar the Grouch begins his campaign for Mayor of New York City. In order to win the the election, Telly Monster has Oscar practice being nice to his constituents. They also produce a commercial message on behalf of the Committee for "Vote for Oscar or Else."
- "Oscar for Mayor" supporters sing a tribute to the Grouch candidate, "O is for Oscar."
- Hearing more about the Mayor's living conditions and lifestyle causes Oscar to make a sudden change in his campaign.
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