Sesame Street
Plot Sloppy is born
Air date January 17, 1995
Season Season 26 (1994-1995)
Written by Tony Geiss
Directed by Jon Stone
Sponsors A, I, 20

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Picture Segment Description
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COLD OPEN Oscar announces Slimey's mother is having a baby...though they're not sure when.
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SCENE 1 Oscar watches the skies for an airplane that Slimey's father, Dusty, will be riding from work to take his wife to the hospital. They receive a wormgram from Dusty, saying he missed the plane and is waiting for the next one. He adds that Oscar had agreed to help if he couldn't make it.
Katiesfamily
Film Katie is going to be a big sister.
(First: Episode 2769)
3187n
Muppets Two-Headed Monster: MOM.
(EKA: Episode 2277)
Families.KidsDrawings
Animation Kids talk about families, often mentioning having rhinoceroses as pets.
(First: Episode 2759)
Pencilbox.A
Animation Pencil box A/a
(First: Episode 3082)
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Film A for action, acrobat, art, artichoke, and applause.
(First: Episode 3266)
A-ape.bite
Cartoon An ape takes a bite out of a yellow A.
(First: Episode 2813)
ElmoTellyJimCarrey
Muppets / Celebrity Jim Carrey shows Elmo and Telly how he expresses his emotions - with his feet (in speed-induced footage, no less).
(First: Episode 3023)
Taikodrums2
Film A Japanese boy plays taiko drums in the park.
(First: Episode 3153)
Toon.Goodnight.Haiti.India
Cartoon How they say "good night" in Haiti and in India.
(EKA: Episode 2062)
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SCENE 2 Maria and Luis help Oscar pack Eartha's overnight suitcase. They load in several (teeny, tiny) items, including a small photo of Slimey, who helps fit all the things into the suitcase.
CaribDance1
Muppets Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk: Caribbean dance
Part 1
(First: Episode 3136)
3957zh
Cartoon A dog, a girl and a lizard dance to a bongo beat.
Artist: Karen Aqua
(First: Episode 2795)
Groverandi
Muppets Monsterpiece Theater: The King and I
(First: Episode 2727)
I-song
Animation Ornate I's swing through the air to a song.
(First: Episode 2921)
3963j
Cartoon CGI sheep graze out I and i.
(First: Episode 2896)
3136m
Song "Jump" (soul)
(First: Episode 3136)
LuxoJr.HeavyLight
Animation Luxo Jr.: Heavy and light
(First: Episode 2860)
Song.heavylight
Muppets Telly and Elmo sing about the difference between "Heavy and Light."
(First: Episode 2809)
DontCrossAlone
Cartoon Don't cross the street alone.
(EKA: Episode 2179)
CaribDance2
Muppets Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk: Caribbean dance
Part 2
(First: Episode 3136)
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SCENE 3 Everyone loads into The Sloppy Jalopy. Maria and Luis are skeptical it'll make it to the hospital, but Oscar reminds them it worked when they went to the hospital to give birth to Gabi. Oscar fastens Slimey's seatbelt and tests out the other worm seatbelts with Maria and Luis, who use their fingers as worms. Oscar then tests out the sirens and flashers of the car, which won't shut off for 20 minutes. The grown-ups can't escape; they're trapped in the seatbelts.
4134u
Animation Cecille sings "I'm Gonna Get to You."
(First: Episode 2873)
CaribDance2a
Muppets Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk: Caribbean dance
Part 2a
(First: Episode 3185)
Jakethesnake
Cartoon Jake the Snake demonstrates body parts.
Artist: Buzzco Associates, Inc.
(First: Episode 2486)
Wegmandogs.A
Film Wegman's dogs form a letter A.
(First: Episode 3292)
Typewriter.A
Cartoon The Typewriter: A for airplane
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 0849)
Littleairplane
Song "I'm a Little Airplane"
(First: Episode 3266)
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SCENE 4 Another wormgram arrives from Dusty, who says he's on the next flight and may be late.
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SCENE 4 cont'd On the plane, Dusty (voiced by John Raitt) imagines what it'll be like to have a child and sings an inner soliloquy. After his song, a flight attendant points out their proximity to Sesame Street and reminds the passengers of their "No Singing" policy.
Film.FlyGirl
Animation Amelia likes to pretend she can fly.
(First: Episode 2902)
3957w
Cartoon Number Creatures #20
(EKA: Episode 2687)
GroverJonJon20
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover and John-John count to 20.
(EKA: Episode 0600)
4120bf
Animation Rubber Stamp #20
(First: Episode 2935)
BB.between
Muppets Big Bird is between what we just saw and what we're about to see ...
(First: Episode 3145)
3142w
Song Jerry Nelson sings "I'm the Big One Now."
(First: Episode 2876)
LillianBigSister
Cartoon Lillian discusses the adjustments she had to make when her parents had a new baby. She ultimately appreciates her sister.
Artist: Craig Bartlett
(First: Episode 2746)
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SCENE 5 Eartha begins to wriggle back and forth, indicating the baby is coming. Dusty sends another wormgram, telling them to just head to the hospital without him. The Sloppy Jaloppy won't start and Eartha begins to go into labor. Maria assists her and her new baby girl is born.
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SCENE 5 cont'd Just then, Dusty arrives via parachute with a bouquet of flowers.
4130m
Song "Doing the Family Thing"
(First: Episode 3180)
BabyHonker
Muppets A baby Honker hatches from an egg and learns to honk like all the Honkers.
(EKA: Episode 1706)
4090zg
Cartoon A girl fantasizes what she could do without leaving her room if her nose, ears, legs, and arms got bigger.
(First: Episode 3285)
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SCENE 6 Slimey feeds his new sister, whom they've named Sloppy after the car she was born in. Another wormgram arrives, reciting the sponsors (as read by Maria).

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