Alan needs someone to watch Hooper's Store while he's away on vacation. He interviews some unusual candidates, but none of them seem quite right. What's he going to do? Also in this episode: Hoots the Owl sings a song, and Global Grover travels to Malaysia, where he learns how to make a kite. Brought to you by the letter D and the number 17. ©2003 Sesame Workshop. All Rights Reserved.