Abby Thinks OSCAR is a Prince
Air date October 16, 2008
Season Season 39 (2008)
Sponsors B, 17
Syndication PBS Kids Sprout
Releases Fairytale Fun, Hulu


Street Scenes
Picture Segment Description
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Whats the Word on the STREET? - Disguise
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Chris reads Abby Cadabby “The FROG Prince”, which she anxiously waits for the ending of. Chris finishes the story & Abby loves it.
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As Abby walks down the STREET, she finds herself amazed that a FROG of all things could be an enchanted prince. While OSCAR deals with a man with some TRASH behind her, Abby wonders if some on SESAME STREET could be a prince. She sees OSCAR & gets the idea that he may be an enchanted prince!
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In Abbys imagination, she tells what she thinks is OSCAR's fairy tale origin. He once was a handsome, kind prince who got TRASHY treasures from his subjects, till 1 day, a Fairy GROUCHmother witnessed this & was disgusted. W/ a wave of her wand she turned him into a nasty GROUCH.
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Back in reality, Abby believes it’s her duty to kiss OSCAR & make him a prince again. She tells OSCAR she’s going to kiss him, but he thinks otherwise. She floats up to his TRASH CAN, but he shuts the LID & emerges again with a protective mask on. He then hangs a “No Kissing” sign on his TRASH CAN & announces (using a megaphone) that his TRASH CAN is now a no-kissing zone & that he’ll be staying in his TRASH CAN forever (ordering from “Szechwan GROUCH” for food). Abby gets an idea how to reach him...
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Abby poofs herself into OSCARs TRASH CAN. Abby tries to find OSCAR in the dark, but ends up smooching his PETS. Fearing he may be next, he bounces on his trampoline & sky-rockets out of his TRASH CAN.
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OSCAR crashes in front of Hooper's Store, where Chris is folding napkins. OSCAR asks him for a disguise so Abby won’t recognize him & kiss him. Abby poofs herself to Hooper's Store & sees a green man who goes by the name of James Bond. She recognizes him as OSCAR. Chris settles this by making OSCAR let Abby kiss him because if nothing happens to him, Abby will see she’s wrong. Abby checks her breath & kisses OSCAR &…
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he remains the same. Abby is disappointed & thinks it was more fun in the story. Chris tells her that the FROG was a fairy tale FROG & that most FROGS are just regular FROGS & they like it like that! OSCAR expresses his desire to be a GROUCH in a song, “I DONT Wanna Be a Prince”. Abby doesn’t mind, as she loves OSCAR anyway & begins chasing him for a hug.
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"You're Important"
Jack Black Disguise
Jack Black wears various disguises to fool Elmo, but he sees through them each time, until he meets a chicken with Jack’s facial hair.
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Parts of a face are drawn in black on-screen before forming a picture.
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In a parody of The Tonight Show, BIG BIRD introduces Snuffy, who will present the letter B on his back. However, BIG BIRD sees no B, until HE spots SLIMEY on Snuffy’s back, wearing a hat with a B on it.
B is for Bubble remake
"B is for Bubble" (remake)
Flying Bs
The citizens of Begonia Park have the blues, until a bus with flying Bs arrives. The Bs make everyone happy with some foods that start with B.
Artist: ArtistMike
Everybody Be Yo'Self
Keb Mo sings "Everybody Be Yo'Self" with the SESAME STREET cast
Toon alien ring toss
Campers don't want to play ring toss with Zork, until their counselor reminds them about being judgmental.
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BIG BIRD presents Snuffy who will wear a banner with a 17 on it. BIG BIRD sees no 17 on Snuffy’s banner until Snuffy turns around & shows it on the other side.
Rap 17
Rap #17
Growing 17
Growing Numbers #17
Murray Has A Little Lamb logo

Murray Gardening 1

Murray Gardening 2
Murray Has a Little Lamb
Murray’s lamb, Ovejita, leads him to another secret escuela. His clues this time are una pala (shovel), tierra (dirt) y vegetales (vegetables). The school is revealed to be gardening school, where Murray how to grow and take care of plants.

Cut from the Sprout version (see Alterations noted below).
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Do the Veggie Dance: First & last verses of this dance are the veggie dance, while the broccoli, mushroom, cucumbers, & corn verses fill up the middle. The kids end the segment by exclaiming righteously "I LOVE VEGGIES!"
Elmo's World Skin
Elmos World - "Skin"
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OSCAR reads SLIMEY “The WORM Prince” & Abby floats in on her pillow, wanting to hear the story too. The sponsors are announced.


Picture Segment Description
Global Grover Germany
Global Grover - Grover enters wearing a thatched roof on his head & rolling a bundle of reeds. He has just returned from Germany & is eager to make his very own thatched roof, a skill he learned from Paul, his friend from Germany. While he thatches away, we cut to a clip of Paul's father, a roofer, who is making a thatched roof for a house. This is a special kind of roof made from reeds. On his lunch break, he helps Paul & his brother make a thatched roof for a bird house. When we cut back to Grover, he proudly shows us the roof he has just completed.
This segment replaces "Murray Has a Little Lamb" in the Sprout version.

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