Sesame Street
"The Sad King Pierre," and other inserts
Air date April 24, 1992
Season Season 23 (1991-1992)
Written by Cathi Rosenberg-Turow
Sponsors D, G, 14

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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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2995PierreChair
SCENE 1 As Big Bird welcomes the viewers, Maria reads him and Radar the story of The Sad King Pierre. To try to make their king happy, people brought him things that rhymed with Pierre. Finally, a "swell, fuzzy bear" made him happy, which is why the story is Radar's favorite.
GrowingNumbers14
Cartoon Growing Numbers #14
(First: Episode 2930)
Song.IAmChicken
Muppets "I Am Chicken"
SierraLeone
Cartoon "We Are Kids From Far and Wide": Sierra Leone
(First: Episode 2770)
PlaygroundRhyme
Film A girl wants to learn a playground rhyme after watching some other girls do it, so one of them teaches her.
(First: Episode 2284)
Bigroundnose
Muppets An Anything Muppet sings "Big Round Nose" while pulling the noses off of passersby.
(First: Episode 1950)
NumberCreatures14
Animation Number creatures #14
(First: Episode 2712)
OscarDanny.Laughitup
Muppets / Celebrity Oscar and Danny DeVito laugh it up.
(EKA: Episode 2292)
Prideday
Cartoon At the Pride Day Ceremony, Donald is waiting to describe his proudest accomplishment, and is initially unsure of himself next to other impressive students. He finally proudly acclaims his achievement, tying his shoes all by himself.
Artist: John Korty
(First: Episode 2085)
3164e
Video Four break-dancers dance.
(First: Episode 2607)
Monkeys.abovebelow
Cartoon A bird watches as two monkeys climb above and below each other in a tree.
(First: Episode 2965)
Bushmanbill1

BeMyDsong
Muppets Bushman Bill introduces Didi O'Day and the Dew Drops performing "D Duah Duah."
(First: Episode 1449)
1186g
Cartoon Consonant Sound Limerick: D—Dog
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1149)
ICanSingAnything
Muppets Herry Monster and Louisey sing "I Can Sing."
(First: Episode 2976)
Armadillofilm
Film Armadillos on film
(First: Episode 2488)
2995scene2
SCENE 2 Gina, Linda, and the kids sing a song that teaches the signs for spaghetti, hamburger, and french fries.
2096e Cartoon "Name That Food" game show hosted by Don Carrot
Artist: Elwood Smith
(First: Episode 1491)
GordonDrop Cast Gordon presents a lowercase letter D. He shows off other D words as he gets caught in a downpour.
Starfishrefilmed
Song "Starfish" by Joe Raposo (re-filmed version)
(First: Episode 2487)
3187g
Muppets Prairie Dawn directs Grover in "Singin' in the Rain."
(First: Episode 2961)
SandG
Animation Sand G/g
(First: Episode 0643)
2995-Pig
SCENE 3 Lord Hog recites a poem about pigs to a group of kids.
Song.ilovebeingapig
Song "Pig's Love Song" (live-action version)
(First: Episode 0572)
2356-7
Cartoon A honking orange ball follows signs to the EXIT.
(First: Episode 1879)
Ssnews.macdonaldhealth
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
Old MacDonald's Health Farm
(First: Episode 2688)
14ducks
Cartoon "Sing a Song of Fourteen"
(First: Episode 2670)
1708w
Film Kids take swimming lessons.
(First: Episode 1232)
Snakeswing
Cartoon "There's an Exercise That's Right" even for a snake.
(First: Episode 2962)
5children-2
Film The Count counts four kids on a park bench, then adds one more.
(First: Episode 2958)
2995scene3

2995sandwiches
SCENE 4 Big Bird asks some kids what they're doing. They are making sandwiches to bring to the park. One of the kids is blind, so he assembles his sandwich by feeling for the ingredients. The kids roller-skate away, and Big Bird runs after them.
AnnieEyeball.Air
Cartoon Dr. Annie Eyeball looks at air.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 2592)
HowNowBrown
Muppets How Now Brown and the Moo Wave perform the song "Danger's No Stranger".
(First: Episode 2030)
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.
(First: Episode 2742)
Doglovestamp
Film A girl visits the stamp factory to see how stamps are made.
(First: Episode 2263)
Musicalnotes.G
Animation G/g musical notes (Gordon voiceover)
(First: Episode 2233)
2995scene4

2995CTW
SCENE 5 Big Bird introduces Slimey and his Worm Country Band, with guest singer Mr. Snuffleupagus, sing a song about how size doesn't matter--they are friends and they have fun together even though Snuffy is big and Slimey is small. As most of the cast continue to dance, Big Bird announces the sponsors and Slimey's band plays the Sesame Street Theme during the credits.


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