Sesame Street
Plot Stinky finds a family
Air date February 1, 1995
Season Season 26 (1994-1995)
Written by John Weidman
Sponsors K, T, 16
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StinkyNeedsHelp

Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Benny Rabbit and Stinky the Stinkweed observe Telly playing catch with Gabi, Luis and Maria. This makes Stinky sad - since he's a plant, he doesn't have a mom or dad to play with. The Rodriquezes offer to take him in as part of their family, though Benny is skeptical.
Plantcartoon
Cartoon Two hippie kids wonder how to make their droopy plant grow.
(EKA: Episode 1484)
Girlfamilyportrait
Film A girl dances her way into her family portrait.
(First: Episode 3119)
Tisfortrash
Cartoon Poverty T
(First: Episode 0020)
3959o
Cartoon Spinning T (to the tango beat)
(First: Episode 2933)
400013
Cartoon T for top
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(EKA: Episode 0298)
Sgrover.tellyup
Muppets Telly and Super Grover speak of the differences between above (such as a bird flying) and below (as in when Grover crash lands on Telly).
(First: Episode 3132)
AboveandBelow
Song "Above and Below" (Chris Cerf)
(First: Episode 2839)
Jamaicadrums
Film Kids in Jamaica play bongo drums.
(First: Episode 3160)
HammerTime
Cartoon "Hammer Time with Hammer"
(First: Episode 3179)
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SCENE 2 Stinky has been replanted at the Fix-It Shop and gets a major headache when Maria starts working with her tools. Benny confirms his suspicions, but Telly thinks they can get him a new family and follow Gina...
MOMPainting
Cartoon A girl sits on her mom's lap in a Picasso painting.
123Family
Song "Mom and Me"
(EKA: Episode 2519)
3979ze
Cartoon Pencil box K / k
(First: Episode 2876)
GirlsK
Film Girls dance and chant about K.
(First: Episode 3012)
K-King
Animation "k" for king, kiss and key
(First: Episode 3084)
BigBird.RitaDove
Muppets / Celebrity Big Bird hosts "Big Bird's Poetry Corner," with guest Rita Dove.
BruceMoose
Cartoon Bruce the moose invites Toulouse LaGoose over for juice.
(EKA: Episode 2589)
2485e
Film Photographic collage demonstration of ALL, MOST, SOME and NONE of an apple.
(EKA: Episode 0979)
Fabulousparty
Cartoon "Ooh What a Fabulous Party"
Artist: Sally Cruikshank
(First: Episode 3006)
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SCENE 3 Stinky sits atop the Hooper's Store counter, as his new "mom," Gina, prepares a BLT for Maria. Stinky points out the tomato in her sandwich reminds him of an old friend of his, which makes Maria lose her appetite. Benny is right once more and heads off to work, when Telly gets another idea - Stinky can stay at the Furry Arms!
Animalseatcrunchy
Cartoon Animals who eat crunchy things have nice teeth.
(EKA: Episode 2508)
1710q
Film A silent film about an automobile that can be either long or short.
(EKA: Episode 0829)
Dogsatbusstop
Cartoon Two dogs wait at a bus stop for a long time while the red dog talks endlessly about short and long.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 3207)
SSNews.divorcedbird
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
Kermit interviews a bird who sings about how her parents still love her even though they don't live together anymore (though it is not directly stated whether her parents are divorced or separated).
(First: Episode 2695)
KukaParrot
Film A girl's grandmother teaches Spanish to her parrot Kuka.
(First: Episode 3101)
BCayard.Skin
Cartoon A girl talks about her skin.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 2611)
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SCENE 4 Stinky is brought to the hotel, though Benny thinks everyone will be too busy to take care of him. Sherry Netherland (who claims to have gotten some allergy shots since their last encounter) welcomes him, having gotten some allergy shots since his last visit. Everyone in the hotel sings a song about welcoming him to their family.
2963-A7
Cartoon A girl explains the concept of relativity by explaining how her house is a part of a neighborhood, the neighborhood is part of a city, the city is part of a country, etc.
(EKA: Episode 2742)
Katydid
Film Maria and some kids count katydids hiding in the leaves.
Music: Joe Raposo
(EKA: Episode 2624)
16.shellquilt
Animation Counting to 16 on quilt patterns
(First: Episode 2996)
Folge2269-9
Muppets "Sixteen Samba"
(First: Episode 2822)
NumberCreatures.16
Cartoon Number creatures #16
(EKA: Episode 2755)
GGArgentina2
Film Lucia, who lives in Argentina, narrates a segment where she visits her abuelo's chocolate factory, where they make candy out of chocolate and mazapan.
(First: Episode 3171)
10.Latin
Animation Counting to 10 (Latin rhythm)
(First: Episode 3045)
StinkyNeedsHelp
SCENE 5 Stinky helps out some of the guests, when he suddenly faints. A doctor goat prescribes dirt and water, which he already has. Benny fetches a sun lamp that revives him. Benny points out that families look out for each other, then heads for his break before things get too mushy.
Toon.AMOR
Cartoon AMOR, amor, amor ... amoramor ... amoramor
(EKA: Episode 0801)
Groverjesselove
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover and Jesse talk about love.
(EKA: Episode 2573)
Whatsounddoesaduckmake
Film What sound does a duck make?
(First: Episode 3298)
3978b2
Cartoon A story/song about a duckling who wants to join the others playing at the water's edge.
(First: Episode 2852)
Alottoseeunderthesea
Film "There's a lot to see under the sea," according to some young swimmers who narrate a poem about the ocean-dwellers they find.
Music: "Kyisio Calypso" by Dermot Stewart
(First: Episode 3032)
4027w
Cartoon Fish form capital and lowercase T's.
(First: Episode 3126)
4027v
Film Wegman's dogs form the letter T.
AlphabetJungle
Cartoon "Alphabet Jungle"
(First: Episode 2733)
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SCENE 6 A toucan asks Stinky about today's letter sponsors. A number 2 asks about the number of the day and is disappointed it isn't her ("You're next week," Stinky assures the digit). A monster asks what the show is a production of, but Benny takes Stinky out on his break before he can give a proper answer.


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