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Episode 2637

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Sesame Street
Plot Gina babysits Elmo
Air date December 12, 1989
Season Season 21 (1989-1990)
Sponsors F, T, 15
  • Gina babysits Elmo for the night, but struggles to get him to take a bath. He imagines himself as "Captain Elmo Cousteau," who searches for a missing bar of soap at the ocean floor.
  • Cartoon: Rap #15
  • Cartoon: Poverty "T" -- a figure with glasses explains T words, and at the same time abuses another figure with some of them (including getting him tangled and twirled in twine). The second figure turns out to be a cop, who presents him with a ticket for his trash. (EKA: Episode 0020)
  • Lefty the Salesman wants to sell Ernie a painting of a tree, which he says is a picture of four elephants. Ernie doesn't see the four elephants, so Lefty offers to show him the elephants if Ernie will buy the picture for a nickel. Lefty points out the elephants, which are actually spaces in the tree's branches. Ernie shells out for the picture. Ernie wants to pull the same trick on Bert, but Bert notices the elephants right away. (First: Episode 0278)
  • Cartoon: The O in STOP bounces around, and the other letters ask it to stop. (EKA: Episode 0162)
  • Cartoon: A little girl tries to entice her cat from under a chair so she can hug her. (EKA: Episode 2258)


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