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Sesame Street Season 7 Episode 797 - Big Bird Runs for President


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Apr 11, 2002
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Episode 797 - Big Bird Runs for President
HBO Max Premiere: Wednesday May 27, 2020

Big bird decides he wants to be president. Maria, David and Luis explain that being president is not as easy as it seems. You need years of school and you need to be able to make very important decisions. The adults decide to pretend Big Bird is president so that he can really see what it would be like. President Big Bird make holidays for birds, but everyone explains that America is made up of all types of people and animals - not only birds. Everyone begins stating their problems, which overwhelms Big Bird. Instead of helping, he decides he will roller skate. David explains that as President, he needs to stay and help people. Big Bird realizes that being president is not all fun and games!

1975 | 59 MIN

Please note, this is the first time this episode has been commercially released since it's original broadcast.

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