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Earl or Pearl? is the 13th episode of Season 1 of Cloudy: the series.


Earl goes undercover as a female student to befriend Sam and get inside information on Flint's next invention.


For the first time in seven years, the Dessert Barge pulls into Swallow Falls. Sam is excited about the barge but Flint is distracted by butterflies, inventing a Butterfly Attraction System which disrupts his class. Earl forbids Flint from inventing, but senses oncoming shenanigans and ruckus. He decides to go undercover as a new student to get close to Sam and figure out what Flint is planning.

Earl arrives at school as new student Pearl. He invites Sam to do "girly" things together while staving off Brent, who has become smitten with Pearl. Suspecting Flint is up to something, Earl decides to tell Sam that Pearl is moving away so he doesn't betray their friendship.

The Dessert Barge leaves before Sam has a chance to try it out, and Flint unveils his invention to Earl - a giant rocket with Cal inside. Flint launches the rocket, which opens into a playground powered by butterflies and sweets,


  • The song that plays during Earl's transformation is similar to Yello's "Oh Yeah."