Sesame Street Episode 4058

Sesame Street Episode 4058
Best Pet in the World
Season 35
B.B. King and Joshua Bell visit Sesame Street

Air date: April 6, 2004   Written by: Annie Evans

Intro: My Favorite Sesame Street Moments: Joshua Bell

The first song that Joshua learned to play on the violin was the Sesame Street Theme. Following a clip of The Tokyo String Quartet. (cut from the DVD version) (cut from the YouTube version) 

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SCENES: Rocco is a pet that Zoe thinks he is the best pet in the whole world. She sings also the song "He’s the Best Pet". Telly arrives and he likes the song very much. As Zoe tells that Rocco is singing, Telly rushes off to get his own pet.

Telly has a new pet now, a hamster. Her name is Chuckie Sue. Telly thinks that she is the best pet, athletic, funny, and can count to 20. But Zoe doesn’t believe that. She thinks that a hamster can not count. Zoe says that Rocco and Chuckie Sue were singing in their head. 

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Telly and Zoe are disgusting whether a rock has a head. Elmo says hi to Chuckie Sye than to Rocco. As Elmo learns about Zoe’s and Telly’s argument about their pets, he brings his own pet, Dorothy. For Elmo, Dorothy is the best pet. She can swim, breathe underwater, and imagine Elmo as any animal.

Zoe claims that Rocco can imagine too and she tells Rocco to imagine all of them in a spaceship. But unfortunately, no one can see Rocco’s imaginations except Zoe. They pretend that is not good to argue, it can upset their pets and they decide to stop. But Telly says he can stop if they accept that Chuckie Sue is the best pet. 

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As the argument continues, Baby Bear is coming in. He wants everyone’s attention. As he learns why they three arguing, he brings his own pet parrot, Ralphie. For Baby Bear, Ralphie is the best pet. He can make other animal noises.

Their argument is never-ending because they are feeling defensive towards their pets' honor. Maria is coming in and she says for every person is the best pet his own pet. At this moment they notice that the pets are saying hello to each other. So they decide to set a play date for their pets. The scene ends with the song  "They’re the Best Pets". 

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Film: Some kids are talking about their pets and they tell why they like their pets.

The Letter of the Day: B. The letter of the day is B, and Cookie Monster talks about this letter with his mother. She tries to get her son not to eat the letter of the day. 

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Animation: B for Boat

CelebritySpecial guest star B. B. King sings about the letter B together with Bert, Benny Rabbit, Big Bird, and Baby Bear. 

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The Spanish Word of the Day: baila. Baila means dance and this is the word of the day. An elephant wants to dance to the music and Rosita informs him about the meaning of baila. (cut from the YouTube version)

Cartoon"Dancing with the Flowers" - Artist: Karen Aqua

Muppets: Big Bird and Snuffy want to play something but they can’t decide on whether to play hide-and-seek or tag. Big Bird says that they can play tag first and then hide-and-seek. They are singing  "We Worked it Out". 

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Journey to Ernie: Journey to Big Bird. Big Bird hides at the circus and Ernie seeks.

Ernie & Bert: Bert is playing checkers with his pigeon, Bernice, and Ernie are confused about that. He thinks that is amazing that a pigeon can play checkers but Bert does not think like him. He says Bernice has only beaten him in two out of ten games. 

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Global GroverGrover was in Jordan. They are making baskets from banana leaves there.

Cartoon: Global Thingy. Globe teaches everyone to sing in harmony because they are singing out of tune.

The Number of the Day: 8. The number of the day is eight. Eight bats show up and the Count reveals. 

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Film: Ornate 8s are posing in remarkable places.

Animation: Counting to 8

Elmo's World: Bath Time

The Adventures of Trash Gordon: Chapter 453

The Planet Mud: Muddy Mudons are attacking Trash Gordon and he gives them some apple pie a la mud. Sesame Street Episode 4058 ends. 

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  1. Sesame street was brought to you today by the letter B and by the number 8.

  2. Sesame street was brought to you today by the letter B and by the number 8 sesame street is a production of the children's television workshop.

  3. And viewers like you thank you emo elmo