Sesame Street
Plot Biff and Sully dig a subway tunnel
Air date December 1, 1978
Season Season 10 (1978-1979)
Directed by Jon Stone
Sponsors B, P, 6
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
  • Cartoon: A large bird munches on rectangle edges, making it the word "BIRD." (First: Episode 1173)
  • Animation: An apple, an orange and a pear learn they can cooperate by rocking and rolling. (EKA: Episode 0791)
  • Luis is feeling glum, Susan is feeling a bit tired, and Bob is feeling terrific. However, Bob informs the others that they'll all feel worse in a moment, because he sees Harvey Kneeslapper coming by. Harvey wants to tell them a great joke, but they aren't in the mood for jokes, which Harvey says is the best time for jokes, as he sings "Tell a Joke", a song about telling jokes. During the song he tells a number of jokes, which make the others leave, one by one, before the song is finished.
  • Film: A dented car door is repaired and re-painted at an auto body shop. (EKA: Episode 1150)
  • Ernie & BertErnie is painting a portrait of Bert, but paints Bert with curly hair, glasses and a beard. When Bert gets angry about this, Ernie takes him behind the easel and puts curly hair, glasses and a beard on Bert. (EKA: Episode 0683)
  • Biff's subway plans are changed... now they're going to tunnel through Big Bird's nest!


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