Sesame Street
Plot Big Bird and Snuffy's dispute
Air date February 14, 1991
Season Season 22 (1990-1991)
Written by David Korr
Sponsors F, Q, 15
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Susan overhears a delivery person, carrying a large, heavy package, thanking Oscar. He explains to Susan that the delivery person wanted directions to Big Bird's nest, revealing he's sent the person the long way.
Yoyoman.boygetslost
Cartoon A boy gets lost, and encounters a man with a yo-yo, who tells him to remember everything he passed.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 0668)
CombYourFace
Muppets Furline Huskie sings "Comb Your Face."
(First: Episode 1851)
0871l
Cartoon Hypnotic "Q" rainbow
(EKA: Episode 0871)
2682r
Film Seashells form various patterns in the sand.
(EKA: Episode 2256)
Cameo.jerry01
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
Kermit the Frog climbs the famous beanstalk and passes Jack on the way who warns him not to go up. He breaches the clouds and meets a giant (played by Jerry Nelson in a cameo).
(EKA: Episode 2617)
3187f
Cartoon Number creatures 15
(EKA: Episode 2749)
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SCENE 2 Big Bird fumes over Oscar's trick, knowing the incoming package had birdseed cookies from his Granny Bird. As he makes a sign for the delivery person (identifying his nest and providing instructions for delivery), he becomes even more frustrated when Snuffy and his puppet Gus start prodding him to get involved in today's puppet show. The two eventually get into a heated argument when the sign gets ruined, and Snuffy storms out, claiming Gus feels angry.
AngryActor
Cartoon Actor demonstrates anger towards casting director - literally!
(EKA: Episode 2061)
Film.Falltowinter

Inthesnow
Film A boy narrates a film of what happens when it changes from fall to winter.
(EKA: Episode 2459)
Crocodile2.IshuPatel
Animation It's a crocodile
Artist: Ishu Patel
(EKA: Episode 1663)
Mpiece.guysdolls
Muppets Monsterpiece Theater: "Guys and Dolls"
Herry Monster sings about how he likes to play with dolls, and Ruby sings about how she likes to play with trucks.
(EKA: Episode 2636)
FishBird.clay
Animation Fred the fish needs water to swim in, and Betty the bird needs air to fly in. Vanessa the vacuum cleaner sucks up all the air and water, but can't hold it all in. (new narration by Jim Thurman added)
(EKA: Episode 2642)
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SCENE 3 Snuffy tells Susan about what just happened and she advises him on how to settle things with Big Bird.
Song.trying
Song Joe Raposo sings "Trying and Trying Again."
(EKA: Episode 0774)
1446p
Cartoon F stands for flower, forest, fox, frog and fantastic.
(EKA: Episode 1198)
Womaninburningbuilding.HELP!
Film Anne Meara narrates a silent film of a woman in a burning building, who needs HELP.
(EKA: Episode 0885)
Fruitpainting
Muppets Here is Your Life
Guy Smiley salutes a still life painting of a bowl of fruit.
(EKA: Episode 2572)
2963-B5
Film Two apples balance on a block seesaw.
(EKA: Episode 2176)
1710n
Cartoon A man (Jim Thurman) is interrupted as he tries to recite the alphabet.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(EKA: Episode 1710)
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SCENE 4 Snuffy mulls over how Big Bird must feel by talking with Gus, while Big Bird does the same with Radar. The two sing "It Hurts to Be Angry" before reuniting and making up.
LillianBigSister
Cartoon Lillian discusses the adjustments she has had to make as a big sister. She ultimately appreciates her little sister.
Artist: Craig Bartlett
(First: Episode 2746)
3978c
Film Looking for triangles in the city (Maria voiceover)
(EKA: Episode 2729)
Forgetful.Rock
Muppets Forgetful Jones and Clementine ride on horseback, and come across a rock. Clementine consults her book, The Cowgirl's Companion, to figure out how to handle a rock in your trail: go around it.
(EKA: Episode 2753)
3187d
Cartoon Rap #15
(EKA: Episode 2637)
Film.babylearnstowalk
Film Human and animal babies learn to walk.
(EKA: Episode 2124)
F-flames
Cartoon F/f (Gordon voiceover)
(EKA: Episode 2398)
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SCENE 5 The delivery person finally reaches Big Bird's nest and reads the sign Big Bird has made. Big Bird himself shows up and tries to point out the package is for him. The delivery person opts to ignore the bird and follow the sign's instructions.
TLSG.Danger
Animation Teeny Little Superguy recalls how he learned about the meaning of DANGER.
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(EKA: Episode 2675)
Song.litterhurts
Song "Every Bit of Litter Hurts"
(EKA: Episode 2759)
0871m
Muppets Ernie and Bert: Ernie asks Bert to play a game where they take turns counting and then saying "Q". Ernie goes first with "1 Q", and Bert follows with "2 Q". The game continues, until Bert gets to "10 Q". "You're welcome, Bert!" Ernie says.
(EKA: Episode 0598)
QuietKorty
Cartoon Q for Quiet
Artist: John Korty
(EKA: Episode 0441)
Film-3KidsStretch
Film A male voice instructs three kids in stretching exercises.
(EKA: Episode 2253)
4112zi
Cartoon An animated number 15 sings "How Hard It Is to Be 15" to a child who is trying to count from 1 to 20, but can't remember 15.
(EKA: Episode 2754)
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SCENE 6 The delivery person realizes he was duped by Oscar, who just so happens to be his next delivery. He decides to take Oscar's route back the way he came, much to Oscar's dismay.


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