Sesame Street
Plot Elmo's dinosaur
repeat of 2557
Air date December 10, 1990
Season Season 22 (1990-1991)
Sponsors R, V, 5
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Bob happens upon Elmo, poking his toy dinosaur, Ziggy, to wake him up. Bob notes that he's not sleeping - he's just running out of air. Bob begins blowing air into it.
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Cartoon Gordon voiceover R/r
(EKA: Episode 2405)
Song.Air.GuySmiley
Muppets Guy Smiley promotes the use of "Air." He leads his marching band through the walls of a barber shop every time someone there says a word out loud that rhymes with "air."
(EKA: Episode 2682)
2227-Me
Cartoon A letter for "me"
(EKA: Episode 2227)
LitterRap
Song "Litter Rap"
(EKA: Episode 2646)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Bob keeps puffing into Ziggy, getting very tired.
V-vine
Cartoon Violet climbs a vine with V words.
(EKA: Episode 0429)
Watson
Muppets Mysterious Theater
Sherlock Hemlock is commissioned to find the shape of a circle in an antique castle before time runs out at 5:00. Watson does his best to point out that the face of a clock is the shape of a circle.
Song.ilikealaska
Song Joe Raposo sings "I Like Alaska", along with a montage of kids saying what their hobbies are, and what they like about their community.
(EKA: Episode 2356)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Ziggy is much more full, but Bob still has more inflating to do.
5ghosts
Animation Five ghosts carry the number 5 into a haunted house.
Artist: Ishu Patel
(EKA: Episode 2255)
LlamaDentist
Song "Llama at Dentist Song"
(EKA: Episode 1241)
2356-25
Cartoon Snacks on Parade: Peanut Butter
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 1428)
Noimage
SCENE 4 Ziggy is full of air now, making Elmo very happy. Bob lies down on the stoop for a bit of rest. Elmo notices how similar he looks to the deflated dinosaur and tries to find Bob's valve so he can blow air into him.
2869-Fire
Animation Five firefighters put out a flaming 5.
Song.elbows
Muppets Kermit the Frog sings "I Love My Elbows."
(EKA: Episode 2614)
ImaginationV
Cartoon "Imagination V" -- A surreal segment involving the Venus de Milo statue, a violin, a vampire, and vigilantes.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0050)
Grover-moon
Muppets Grover gets under his blanket, pretending that he is on the moon.
(EKA: Episode 1381)
Everybodysleeps
Song Joe Raposo sings "Everybody Sleeps."
(EKA: Episode 0406)
WillyWimpleWater
Cartoon Willie Wimple went a-boatin' and polluted the river.
Artist: Abe Levitow
(EKA: Episode 0857)
Noimage
Cast Linda teaches Maleeka to sign the word "COLD."
Hortense5brooms
Cartoon Hortense sees 5 waltzing brooms in her room.
Artist: Michael Sporn
(EKA: Episode 2508)
Cavepersondays1

Cavepersondays2
Muppets Caveperson Days
Caveperson Bert invents a window so that he and Ernie can see outside without going all the way to the cave's exit.
(EKA: Episode 2607)
Surpriseinmyhand
Cartoon A boy says he has a big surprise in his hand.
(EKA: Episode 1001)
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Muppets Tim Robbins and Elmo talk about surprise.
2341f1
Film Two boys working at the family Mexican restaurant show how they prepare for the day, and how tacos and enchiladas are made.
(EKA: Episode 2341)
1396c
Cartoon This is a big letter V (limerick)
(EKA: Episode 0897)
Noimage
SCENE 5 Big Bird, Maria, Bob and the kids gather around the garage doors, which have been mounted with a large sign reading "EGGS" with arrows pointing upward. Big Bird assumes this means there are eggs above somewhere and Maria goes to get a ladder.
3187zb
Cartoon A St. Bernard helps Zork down a snowy hill, later finding out that Zork wanted to go skiing.
Artist: ArtistMike
SH-dinner
Muppets Guy Smiley hosts a dinner for all things that begin with the sound SH. Guests include a shirt, a shrieking shovel, a shepherd, and a shark.
(EKA: Episode 2614)
FayRay.rug
Film Fay Ray gets on and under a rug.
(EKA: Episode 2707)
ABC.Fierlinger
Cartoon The Alphabet Song (country, gospel, Mexican)
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(EKA: Episode 1576)
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SCENE 6 Maria and Bob carry the ladder back to the arbor, when two birds arrive with shopping bags. They plan on having a big party today and Bob follows the signs, which point to a nest just above the doors with a pair of eggs in them. The eggs are scheduled to hatch today and when they do, the two birds plan to throw a party. Just then, one the eggs hatch and the baby bird address Bob as "Daddy."
ChickenFootball
Cartoon A chicken gets an idea to sit on a football and hatch it like an egg.
Artist: Dan Haskett
(EKA: Episode 2455)
1092-08
Muppets The Count's Bats are upset because the Count always gets to count, but the bats don't. The Count decides to let the bats count all of the Counts, while the Count counts all the bats...but there is only one Count.
(EKA: Episode 0800)
Dots1
Cartoon Dot Bridge #1
(First: Episode 0001)
3164o
Film A girl narrates a segment about nature through winter and spring.
(First: Episode 1966)
RunRun
Cartoon Men in boxes sound out the word RUN.
(EKA: Episode 0990)
Noimage
SCENE 7 The party is underway and Bob watches the baby birds.


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