This is actually another of my favorites, heh. He'd fit in perfectly as an adorable mute. Well... if Sesame Street hadn't managed to ruin itself since I watched it 15+ years ago... now it doesn't deserve the Appaluphagus.
Before I even read your comments I was gonna say that I would have nightmares of this version of Appa trying to teach me my alphabet...and I assure you. By looking at that pic, the nightmares will come. But that does not detract from the greatness