Sesame Street
Plot Old MacDonald relocates to Sesame Street
Air date February 14, 1990
Season Season 21 (1989-1990)
Written by John Weidman
Sponsors D, L, 3
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Big Bird welcomes the viewer in the wee hours of the morning. He likes to listen to the sounds of people waking up, such as Gordon's alarm clock and baby Gabi crying. Suddenly, some farm animals begin to flock into his nest area, followed by Old MacDonald. He tells Big Bird that he wanted a change of scenery from the farm and has brought all his animals to live in the city. He feels like having breakfast, so Big Bird leads him to Hooper's Store.
3144z
Cartoon "If You've Lost Your L, Look Around"
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 1845)
E&b-disguisekit
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie tries to fool Bert with his disguises such as a pirate disguise and a bearded Red Riding Hood disguise, but Bert recognizes him each time and tells him to stop trying to fool him. Then a wolf knocks on the door and Bert is convinced it's Ernie in disguise again- until Ernie appears at the door!
(EKA: Episode 1170)
Clumsy.feet
Cartoon Christopher Clumsy demonstrates the things feet can do.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(EKA: Episode 0822)
HonkersCount02
Muppets Honkers count to 3. (only part 2 is shown)
(First: Episode 1458)
Film.AnimalAuction01

Film.AnimalAuction02
Film Footage of an animal auction, where they auction off animals to dairy farmers and the like.
(EKA: Episode 1009)
DragonDoctor
Cartoon D for danger, dragon, doctor, dinner, and dessert
(EKA: Episode 2449)
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SCENE 2 Gina introduced to Old MacDonald, who consults the newspaper to find any availible apartments for him and his animals. The first listing he reads is for a studio that welcomes pets. He believes this is perfect and rounds up the animals to scope it out. Gina is skeptical, while Big Bird sings, "Old MacDonald had a studio apartment..."
CartoonLionMouse
Cartoon The story of Aesop's "The Lion and the Mouse".
(EKA: Episode 0788)
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Cast Maria and Luis perform "You Say Hola and I Say Hola."
(EKA: Episode 2062)
D-Drums
Animation D / d (drums and drumsticks)
(EKA: Episode 2326)
Cmamsharecookie
Muppets Cookie Monster is about to eat a cookie, when a sad-looking girl approaches and stares at him. He tries to eat the cookie, but can't do it. He breaks the cookie in half and shares the cookie with the girl. He eats his half of the cookie. When the girl eats her half, she eats it just like Cookie Monster.
(First: Episode 0623)
Monkeysfilmpianomusic
Film Chimps running around (piano music)
(First: Episode 2493)
Grover-johnjohn-countbackwards
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentJohn-John wants to count backwards. Grover tells him to count backwards from 10, but John-John has a little trouble.
(EKA: Episode 0752)
EdgarTurtle.GreenGrow
Cartoon Edgar Turtle sings "Green Grow the Rushes, O."
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 2440)
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SCENE 3 Bob now meets Old MacDonald as they return from the apartment. The landlord wouldn't rent to them, as "pets" pertains more to dogs and cats. But, he has a plan - he's placed "DOG" signs on all the animals and has them try to bark. Gina points out how the plan won't work. Bob has to head off to a music lesson and Old MacDonald invites himself and his crew (it helps him think).
Sporty3
Cartoon Sporty 3 demonstrates his agility in various sports.
(EKA: Episode 2208)
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Muppets / Celebrity Suzanne Farrell: At the Barre (1:09)
(EKA: Episode 2525)
Gazelle.FastFaster
Film A gemsbok runs fast, then faster.
Music: Joe Raposo
(EKA: Episode 0898)
SpaceshipSurprise

PlanetCH
Muppets Spaceship Surprise
The crew lands on the Planet CH, where they are greeted by Chunky Cheese.
(EKA: Episode 2414)
Toon.EarlofSandwich
Cartoon The Great Inventors Series: John Montague, Earl of Sandwich, invents a new type of food that can be eaten while playing cards.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 2574)
Film.Dragonkite
Film Two kids help an old Chinese man get his dragon kite in the air.
(EKA: Episode 0792)
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SCENE 4 In Bob's apartment, Telly is ready for his tuba lesson. He tries to play "London Bridge," but is constantly interrupted by the animals making their usual noises. Telly thinks of a compromise by playing "Old MacDonald," which the animals sing along to.
LakeLillian
Cartoon A man jumps into a poster of Lake Lillian.
(EKA: Episode 0295)
Eskimohome
Muppets "Home to Me"
(EKA: Episode 2122)
Makincheese
Film A boy narrates a film about how cheese is made.
(EKA: Episode 1124)
Linoleum
Muppets Ernie and Bert sing "La, La, La."
(EKA: Episode 0321)
Raindance
Animation The inhabitants of a farm feel like celebrating when it rains during a hot, dry summer.
Artists: Brothers Quay
(EKA: Episode 1447)
ShadowCow
Film A man makes a shadow puppet of a cow.
(EKA: Episode 2176)
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SCENE 5 In the yard, Bob, Telly and the kids play "Old MacDonald" as he and the animals sing. The song has made him homesick and he decides to return to the farm. He promises to visit one day again and Gina responds that the street folk should do the same.
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Cartoon Consonant Sound Limerick: D—Dog
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 1186)
Film.Onthebeach
Film Joe Raposo: On the beach (instrumental)
(EKA: Episode 0821)
Cap010
Cartoon Two men try to go over a very steep hill.
(EKA: Episode 1966)
AlphaChat-L
Muppets Alphabet Chat: Lord Chatterly's poem on the letter L ends in chaos as usual.
(EKA: Episode 1859)
LookaLittleCloser.Horse
Song Bob sings Joe Raposo's "Look a Little Closer." (horse)
(First: Episode 2642)
3Prettykitties
Animation Three pretty kitties live in a celery house.
(First: Episode 1663)
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SCENE 6 At Hooper's, Bob wonders who might show up on the street next. Sure enough, Little Miss Muffet appears and orders some curds and whey. She gets frightened away by the spider soon after.


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