Sesame Street
Plot The Adventures of Señor Zero!
repeat of 2289
Air date December 5, 1988
Season Season 20 (1988-1989)
Written by Nancy Sans
Sponsors Q, X, 4
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Biff and Sully take a break from doing some building work out on the street. As Biff tries to trade lunches with Sully, they see Barkley run past, followed by Linda with his leash, unaware of where he went. Biff goes to find someone who can sign to help her, while Sully does it himself. Linda thanks him, while Biff takes all the credit. Biff encourages Sully to help further by giving him his sandwich.
Noonsign
Cartoon Sign language: Morning, noon, night
(EKA: Episode 1226)
MissMyX
Celebrity Patti LaBelle sings "Oh, How I Miss My X."
(EKA: Episode 2331)
CowboyX
Cartoon The Story of Cowboy X, with the voices of Jean Shepherd
(EKA: Episode 0351)
Surpriseformarshallearp
Muppets Bad Bart is looking for Marshal Earp.
(EKA: Episode 0675)
3035.wind
Cartoon The wind blows one hat after another off a pig's head, onto the heads of birds. "The wind is very, very strong."
Khome.teeth
Muppets Grover's Health Minute: Kermit the Frog and Grover talk about teeth. Grover notices that Kermit does not have any teeth at all, so he puts a pair of teeth in Kermit's mouth. Grover says to see a "tooth checker," to eat crunchy things like bananas and to clean teeth with a "tooth comb."
(EKA: Episode 1949)
MatchCold
Cartoon What does the word COLD match with?
(EKA: Episode 2222)
Cloud01

Cloud02
Muppets Snuffy shows Big Bird the cloud costume he's going to wear in his Snufflegarten class's upcoming pageant about the sky, and even sings the song that accompanies it, while Big Bird imagines him as a cloud.
(EKA: Episode 2222)
Fruta.Garbage
Cartoon Fruta Manzana sings about keeping the place clean by throwing away fruit peels and apple cores.
Artist: Irra Verbitsky
(EKA: Episode 2255)
2040m
Cast Maria as Charlie Chaplin: COLD
(EKA: Episode 2040)
4ants
Cartoon Hortense counts four ants.
Artist: Michael Sporn
Squeal of Fortune title

Patplayjacks
Muppets Prairie Dawn and The Count are contestants on "Squeal of Fortune."
(EKA: Episode 2331)
2269u
Cartoon How many legs does a horse have?
(First: Episode 1523)
HerryJohnJohn loudsoft
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentHerry Monster and John-John demonstrate loud and soft.
(EKA: Episode 0774)
Handdrawncastle
Cartoon A hand draws a castle with a growling dragon inside, which scares the princess until her knight in shining armor leads the dragon away.
(EKA: Episode 0932)
AskOscar.Linda
Cast Ask Oscar
A grumpy Linda substitutes for Oscar.
(EKA: Episode 2401)
Toon.BESOletters
Cartoon The letters in the word BESO kiss each other.
(EKA: Episode 0869)
1839zm
Film A boy takes dance lessons at The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
(EKA: Episode 1839)
Hiddenobjects
Animation Can you find the hidden objects in the picture?
(EKA: Episode 1926)
Ernieonthemoon
Muppets At night, Ernie sings "I Don't Want to Live on the Moon."
(EKA: Episode 2061)
Q.Quarter.BudLuckey
Cartoon Q for Quarter
Artist: Bud Luckey
(EKA: Episode 1195)
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SCENE 2 Luis counts bags of nails as he removes them from a box. Count von Count happens by and counts them backwards. When he mentions that there are zero bags in the box, Luis goes into a trance and runs off to water his cactus. A mystery, black-dressed figured swooshes in - it's Señor Zero! He slaps a zero on the box, then makes a daring exit. Luis returns right after and the Count asks if he happens to own a black mask.
2682d
Cartoon Geronimo 10-0: instead of a parachute, the girl is carried to the ground by four birds.
(EKA: Episode 2423)
Footsnuggies
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Dr. Nobel Price invents "foot snuggies" (socks).
(First: Episode 1469)
Orangutansfilm
Film Orangutans playing (piano music)
(First: Episode 2486)
Xnightsky
Cartoon The letter X
(EKA: Episode 0894)
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SCENE 3 Mr. Macintosh has given Telly Monster three bananas, which he plans on sharing with the kids and Luis. He gets in line behind the kids and when his turn comes, Telly notices he has no bananas. Luis, getting that strange feeling again, darts off, believing his goldfish is calling. Just then, Señor Zero appears and puts a 0 on the plate. When Luis comes back, Telly notices the resemblance between the two...only their outfits are much different.
Anteatergiraffe
Cartoon What if an anteater had the features of a giraffe?
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(EKA: Episode 0543)
Song.thatswhatfriendsarefor
Muppets Ernie and Bert: "That's What Friends Are For": Ernie sings to Bert about friends being tolerant of each other's differences, while Bert just wants to sleep.
(EKA: Episode 2073)
ShortTallbirds
Cartoon A short bird stands under a tall bird, which lays an egg on its head.
(EKA: Episode 0303)
Noimage
SCENE 4 Telly tells Maria all about Señor Zero. As they announce the sponsors, Señor Zero swings past behind them. Luis, in normal attire, strolls by right after.


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