Sesame Street
Air date February 3, 1989
Season Season 20 (1988-1989)
Written by Tony Geiss
Sponsors A, J, 7
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Luis sees that Oscar's trash can is surrounded by leafy, tropical plants and marked with a "HOT" sign on it. Oscar explains today is "Hot Day," where he turns up the furnace in his can. Even Tarzan of the Grouches is partaking in the event, swinging from vines inside the can. Oscar proposes watching the elephants bathe, which Luis knows is a trick to get him wet in some manner. He ends up with a face full of water regardless.
Waterfountain
Song "Drink of Water"
OwlSeeds
Animation An owl is formed out of seeds.
CMCousinRejectsCookies
Muppets Cookie Monster discovers Cousin Monster doesn't want cookies and would rather eat Ernie's healthy food.
(First: Episode 1240)
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Film Empty / full cafeteria (time-lapse)
(First: Episode 0415)
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Muppets Kermit sings "Caribbean Amphibian."
(EKA: Episode 2494)
7starfish
Cartoon Seven Starfish
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(EKA: Episode 1840)
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SCENE 2 Susan applies a bandage to Snuffy's stubbed toe, when Alice bursts into tears for no apparent reason. She doesn't seem to be hungry or want to play, when Susan and Gordon get an idea - they believe Alice wants a bandage on her toe as well, being admirable of her big brother.
PeckLOVE
Cartoon A man assembles the word LOVE, and a bird pecks the O into the shape of a heart.
(First: Episode 0791)
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Song David sings "Can You Tell Me What Belongs Here?" with kids dressed as kittens and bunnies.
(EKA: Episode 2510)
Toon.spider
Cartoon A spider refuses to give up spinning a web, no matter how badly injured he becomes.
(EKA: Episode 2018)
Bae10
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie enjoys watching Bert read a book, but Ernie's staring at him is driving Bert bananas.
(EKA: Episode 2282)
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Cartoon J family jamboree
(First: Episode 0365)
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Muppets Muppets cheer on a rocket launch.
(First: Episode 0567)
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Cartoon A boy acts out his feelings as animals. ("There's a zoo in me!")
(EKA: Episode 0796)
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SCENE 3 Big Bird recites a poem entitled "The Calf."
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Film Milk! (From Farm To Market To Home)
(EKA: Episode 0868)
FullChickens
Cartoon Three chickens eat grain, and become full, fuller and fullest.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0506)
Grover-johnjohn-countbackwards
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentJohn-John wants to count backwards. Grover tells him to count backwards from 10, but he has a little trouble.
(EKA: Episode 0752)
3990c
Cartoon Rap #7
(First: Episode 2506)
HIYL.Tooth
Muppets Here is Your Life
Disguised as a dentist, Guy Smiley surprises a tooth at a dentist's office. The tooth is reunited with healthy food (represented by Carl Carrot and Melvin Milk), his dentist, and toothbrush/toothpaste pair Bristly and Pastey.
(EKA: Episode 1101)
Animalswtails
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: Animals have tails.
(First: Episode 0017)
CarlySimon.BeWithMe
Celebrity Carly Simon sings "Be With Me" with Telly and some kids.
(EKA: Episode 2176)
2485d
Cartoon An ape escapes from the A train and heads over to a birthday party.
(EKA: Episode 0293)
2477e
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper: Do Ya Have an A on Ya?
(First: Episode 0293)
AlaskaDogs
Film A boy talks about living in Alaska and about racing sled dogs.
2059d
Cartoon They'd play with me if I had...
(EKA: Episode 0815)
Mpiece.39stairs
Muppets Monsterpiece Theater: "The 39 Stairs"
(EKA: Episode 2342)
Toon.Chickenheart
Cartoon What if we celebrate Valentine's Day with chickens instead of hearts?
(First: Episode 0488)
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SCENE 4 Gordon helps Snuffy teach Alice the way a young Snuffleupagus like her should cross the street.
Toon.bluepinkmen
Cartoon Blue and pink characters fight for a spot on the subway, until Pink spots an open seat.
(First: Episode 1580)
SignSaysDontWalk
Muppets A heartbroken groom sings "Don't Walk."
(EKA: Episode 2504)
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Cartoon A - acrobat ball
(EKA: Episode 2453)
Jumpropeteam
Film A girls' jump-rope team trains for a contest. They end up winning second place.
(First: Episode 2510)
SimonCallOriginal
Muppets Simon Soundman sounds out the word "call", and then demonstrates some calls of his own — including a bird call, cow call, pig call, and telephone call.
(First: Episode 1700)
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Film Two apples balance on a block seesaw.
(EKA: Episode 2176)
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SCENE 5 Alice and the kids play as the sponsors are announced.


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