|Plot||Elmo's new doll|
|Air date||December 29, 1986|
|Season||Season 18 (1986-1987)|
|Sponsors||D, J, 10|
- Elmo shows David his new doll, which he names "David" after him. However, he explains that two Davids on Sesame Street is too confusing, so Elmo has taken the liberty of changing David's name to "Dustin".
- Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit interviews one of the Three Little Pigs, the one who built a straw house. The Big Bad Wolf comes to blow it down, but the house is actually strong. (EKA: Episode 0598)
- Ernie and Bert: Bert is out of town visting his grandmother, so Cookie Monster spends the night with Ernie. Cookie is frightened of a shadow on the wall, but Ernie shows him it's just a blanket on a toy chest. Later, Cookie Monster has a bad dream in which he is surrounded by flying, singing cookies who won't let him catch them.
- Bob reads "The Turtle Who Wanted to Make Friends" about a turtle who comes to the forest, but is afraid of every potential animal friend he sees.
- Ernie plays a game with Bert where Ernie plays riffs on his drum set and Bert has to repeat them back. Bert is surprisingly good at the game.
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