Sesame Street
Plot Sloppy is born
repeat of 3307
Air date April 25, 1997
Season Season 28 (1996-1997)
Sponsors A, I, 20
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Picture Segment Description
3640a
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)
MOMPainting
Animation A portrait of MOM hangs in a gallery.
(First: Episode 3318)
4121ar
Celebrity "Rubber Duckie" with Little Richard.
(First: Episode 3263)
3957w
Cartoon Number Creatures #20
(EKA: Episode 2687)
20Eggs
Animation A chicken lays 20 eggs, which hatch.
(First: Episode 3122)
Masked March 20
Animation Parade of Numbers #20
(First: Episode 3365)
Whiskeyjack
Song Sesame Street Creature Feature: The Whiskeyjack
(First: Episode 3196)
4127zc
Cartoon "Family Dance"
Artist: Karen Aqua
(First: Episode 3487)
BabyHonker
Muppets A baby Honker hatches from an egg and learns to honk like all the Honkers.
(EKA: Episode 1706)
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.
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)
3164zc
Muppets The Martians are a "Yip Yip Family."
(EKA: Episode 2774)
A-ape.bite
Cartoon An ape takes a bite out of a yellow A.
(First: Episode 2813)
GroverLooksForA
Muppets Big Bird gives Grover 30 seconds to find the Letter A. Grover has a hard time, especially with the "big pink thing-a-ma-jig" in the way.
Pencilbox.A
Animation Pencil box A/a
(First: Episode 3082)
4115t
Song "Happy Happiness," against footage of kids playing at a beach.
(First: Episode 3320)
DontCrossAlone
Cartoon Don't cross the street alone.
(EKA: Episode 2179)
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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.
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)
4134zf
Song "Get On Up (Everybody Move)"
(First: Episode 3410)
4122as
Cartoon A man is allergic to the letter A.
(First: Episode 3311)
A-beach
Film The letter A dances at the beach.
(First: Episode 3569)
Airplanes.A
Animation Airplanes carve the capital and lowercase A.
(First: Episode 3209)
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)
3988n
Film "SCHOOL!" (high speed footage)
(First: Episode 3278)
Build-clock
Cartoon At a construction site, a blue man builds a cuckoo clock, which gives him his lunch.
(EKA: Episode 2495)
Song.WhenYouGrowUp
Song "When You Grow Up"
(First: Episode 2912)
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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.
LetterI.BeepBeep
Cartoon Letter I (Beep Beep)
(EKA: Episode 0514)
500018
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper asks a man, "Do you want me to keep an eye on your hat?" The man says yes. Harvey then puts a letter I on top of the man's hat, crushing it in the process.
(EKA: Episode 0288)
ThatsMyLetterI
Cartoon A boy and a dog fight over a letter "I."
(EKA: Episode 0218)
BBZoeBetween
Muppets Big Bird talks about between by showing that he is in the middle between Zoe and Radar.
(First: Episode 3500)
Outerspace.Between
Cartoon A boy has a dream in which he floats in Outer Space between things.
(First: Episode 3093)
Mountaingoats
Cartoon Two groups of mountain goats try to pass each other on a mountain road.
(EKA: Episode 0810)
4130m
Song "Doing the Family Thing"
(First: Episode 3180)
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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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COMING SOON Coming Soon on Sesame Street: Elmo and Telly appear with a giant M, for "monsters."


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