|Plot||Big Bird babysits an egg, which hatches.|
|Air date||January 28, 1975|
|Season||Season 6 (1974-1975)|
|Sponsors||Q, S, 8|
- A bird friend leaves her egg in the care of Big Bird. The egg hatches and Big Bird tries to teach the baby bird some grown-up things, but everything goes wrong.
- Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit interviews Christopher Columbus before he begins his voyage to discover America. Kermit tries to tell him that the third ship is tied to the dock, but it's too late -- the dock breaks free, and takes Kermit along with the ship. (EKA: Episode 0700)
- Ernie and Bert: Ernie asks Bert to play a game where they take turns counting and then saying "Q". Ernie goes first with "1 Q", and Bert follows with "2 Q". The game continues, until Bert gets to "10 Q". "You're welcome, Bert!" Ernie says. (EKA: Episode 0598)
- Ernie and Bert: Ernie gets emotional during a movie: first he's scared, then sad, then happy. His reactions bother the other moviegoers, and the scene ends in chaos. (Spanish version)
- Maria is about to start a game about the parts of the body when smoke starts coming out of Oscar's trash can. Maria points out to Oscar the Grouch that burning trash hurts the eyes and makes everything dirty.
- This episode's plot is repeated in Episode 0982.
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