Sesame Street
Plot Talking about love
Air date January 4, 1991
Season Season 22 (1990-1991)
Written by Jeff Moss
Sponsors B, D, 13
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Ep2785

Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Maria tells the viewer that today, they'll be discussing love. She invites Oscar to partake in the lesson, but he wants no part of it, instead opting to watch over Irvine. Maria starts off by explaining what she loves about Gabi. Oscar does the same with Irvine, as the two sing "Loving All Those Things."
ILoveMyBones
Cartoon A man talks about how much he loves his bones.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 2628)
Ooohlookatthemarmoset
Song Sesame Street Creature Feature: The Marmoset.
(First: Episode 2487)
Bae15
Muppets Ernie & Bert: Ernie and Bert build a snowman, but Ernie fears that the snowman will be cold if they don't dress him. Even though Bert tries to tell him that snowmen aren't alive and can't feel the cold, that doesn't stop Ernie from dressing the snowman in Bert's clothing.
(EKA: Episode 2230)
3142b
Cartoon Jerry Nelson sings and counts thirteen turkeys.
(EKA: Episode 2756)
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SCENE 2 Linda joins Maria as she discusses how much she and Barkley love each other. Oscar tries to show much more he and Fluffy love each other.
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Cartoon A cat desperately tries to open a can of cat food by himself while his mistress is on the phone.
Artist: Dan Haskett
(EKA: Episode 2424)
8 balls of fur
Muppets Little Chrissy sings "Eight Balls of Fur."
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Film Photographic collage demonstration of ALL, MOST, SOME and NONE of an apple.
(EKA: Episode 0979)
GordonMaria-Weight
Cast Gordon acts out Maria's 13 Step Method of Lifting a Heavy Barbel. (new music added)
(EKA: Episode 2595)
13burgers
Animation Thirteen hamburgers dance around.
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SCENE 3 Elmo and Telly join the others and talk about things they love, while Oscar constantly makes noise. He points out that this is something he loves.
3154h
Film Alphaquest: B
(EKA: Episode 2761)
2040s
Muppets Grover tries to ignore three monsters who look big and scary to him. When they notice him carrying a flute, they grab his attention and ask -- in what appears to be a threatening way -- if Grover wants to play. The three monsters pull out a clarinet, an oboe and a bassoon and begin to play, urging Grover to join in.
(EKA: Episode 1691)
Magician.badday
Cartoon A magician writes in his diary about the many mishaps during his performance.
(EKA: Episode 2449)
Alaluna
Film An Hispanic boy gets up, gets dressed, and goes to school as Spanish music plays (A la luna no voy yo).
(EKA: Episode 0829)
D-Drums
Animation D / d (drums and drumsticks)
(EKA: Episode 2326)
Ilovetrash
SCENE 4 Oscar inserts himself into the discussion once more to talk about something he loves - trash. He dumps out all is trash onto the sidewalk and sings "I Love Trash" (lip-syncing to the 1970 recording).
This scene, minus the intro with the cast, would be used as a stand-alone insert.
Aliens.AMOR
Cartoon Two green martians fight over a flower, until they see a monolith crumble to form the word AMOR.
(EKA: Episode 0911)
Londonguard
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
In London, Kermit tries to talk about the London Fog, but is interrupted by the London Frog, a Grenadier Guardsman carrying "The Famous London Log," and a London Hog. By the time he's ready to talk, the Fog has evaporated, and the others gather around to dance the London Clog.
(EKA: Episode 2404)
CitySquares
Film Looking for squares in the city (Maria voiceover)
(EKA: Episode 2751)
3161v
Cartoon A bird transforms into a plane, a car, a cat, a fish, a submarine, Submarine Man, and back to a bird.
Artist: Vince Collins
(EKA: Episode 1646)
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2505d
Insert Big Bird, Mr. Snuffleupagus, Gordon, and Susan observes some of Mr. Snuffleupagus's home movies, including the one titled "Snuffy's First Steps."
(EKA: Episode 2505)
Film.learningtowalk
Film Footage of a baby learning to walk.
Music: Joe Raposo
(EKA: Episode 0427)
SignSaysDontWalk
Muppets A heartbroken groom sings "Don't Walk."
(EKA: Episode 2504)
Shoerepair
Film A girl goes to the shoemaker and watches him as he repairs her shoes.
(EKA: Episode 1105)
1706j1
Cartoon The Typewriter: D - Daisy
(EKA: Episode 1706)
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SCENE 5 Maria, Elmo and the kids talk about thing that they love.
Shaving
Film A girl watches her dad shave his face.
(EKA: Episode 2607)
3142g
Cartoon Number creatures #13
(EKA: Episode 2691)
E&Bsharepaper
Muppets Ernie and Bert: Bert is sitting in his chair and reading the paper, when Ernie comes along and starts reading over Bert's shoulder. They decide to share the paper. Ernie rips it in half, which seems to work until Bert starts reading over Ernie's shoulder.
(EKA: Episode 1236)
2963-D7
Film Colored sand forms the letter B and a buffalo.
(EKA: Episode 2494)
2040i
Film With their teacher, kids play clapping and dancing games about the rhythm in their names.
(EKA: Episode 2040)
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SCENE 6 Maria sums up everything they've learned about love today, especially Oscar's involvement. He points out there's one more thing he loves that he hasn't mentioned yet - saying goodbye!

Notes

  • This episode was taped on September 20 and November 13, 1990.


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