Sesame Street
Plot Grundgetta refuses to talk to Oscar
Air date May 1, 1991
Season Season 22 (1990-1991)
Written by Norman Stiles
Sponsors F, Q, 14
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Oscar is disgusted by the bouquet of flowers Mike has gotten for Gina. He claims if he ever gave those to Grundgetta, she'd never speak to him again. Gina is happy to receive them and invites herself on Mike's jog. They leave the flowers with Oscar while they run. Grundgetta comes over at that very moment and, upon seeing the flowers, bids a grouchy goodbye to Oscar.
Sqsong
Cartoon The Four Squares sing "It's Hip to Be a Square."
Artists: Vincent Cafarelli & Candy Kugel
(EKA: Episode 2615)
3154m
Cast Maria and Linda sew quilts with a Q on them.
(EKA: Episode 1952)
StrawberryHorse
Film A girl narrates a film of herself taking care of her horse, Strawberry.
(EKA: Episode 2641)
Q.Quarter.BudLuckey
Cartoon Q for Quarter
Artist: Bud Luckey
(EKA: Episode 1195)
ErnieCookieCarrots
Muppets Ernie tries to keep his cookies safe from Cookie Monster by tricking him into eating a carrot instead.
(EKA: Episode 1232)
NumberCreatures14
Animation Number creatures #14
(EKA: Episode 2757)
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SCENE 2 Oscar has told Mike and Gina about what happened and they promise to find Grundgetta and explain the circumstances. Once they leave, an announcer proclaims the arrival of Forgetful Jones, who rides over to the trash can (despite the fact he's forgotten his horse). He intends to help Oscar and the Grouch points out how he's done so - he was sad before, but Forgetful's presence has made him mad instead.
EleanorMonster
Cartoon A boy narrates a poem about how he met Eleanor, the monster under his bed.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 2773)
DucksSwim
Film Ducks swim and fly.
Music: Chopin's Valse Op. 64, no. 2)
(EKA: Episode 2614)
3144f
Muppets Kermit and some Anything Muppets sing "I Wonder 'Bout the World Above."
(EKA: Episode 2679)
GloriaGlobe.Tiger
Cartoon Gloria Globe pulls a tiger out of her hat, which belongs in India.
(First: Episode 2789)
Lacharreada
Muppets / Celebrity Linda Ronstadt sings "La Charreada" with Elmo and Parker Monster.
(EKA: Episode 2540)
Noimage
Cartoon Snake Fruit #5 (Maria voiceover) (0:37)
(EKA: Episode 2566)
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SCENE 3 Forgetful returns to further help Oscar. He reports that he ran into Grundgetta, who is sad and misses Oscar. He repeated a memory chant ("rhymes with ouch") to help him remember who to find. A large couch enters - it's Grundgetta the Couch, who is actually looking for Oscar the Couch.
14ducks
Cartoon "Sing a Song of Fourteen"
(First: Episode 2670)
Girlsteps
Film Examples of people and animals going down.
Music: Joe Raposo
(EKA: Episode 0406)
Lookatapaperclip
Muppets Bert sings "The Paperclip."
(First: Episode 2578)
Sandcity
Cartoon A lost man in the desert asks a stranger for directions to the city. He builds a pretend city out of sand to show what it looks like. As it turns out, the stranger is an alien.
(EKA: Episode 0811)
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Film Alphaquest: F
A faucet finishes a fire, and flood of freaky fish.
(EKA: Episode 2759)
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SCENE 4 The Two-Headed Monster pretends to be Sherlock Holmes to help Oscar find Grundgetta. Oscar gives them a description of Grundgetta, but they instead return with a large, potted plant. Grundgetta then happens by and sees the beautiful plant, then storms off once more. Mike and Gina see her racing through the arbor and chase after her, with Oscar following behind.
Detective.exercise
Cartoon A detective decides to exercise on a slow day, as a crook attempts to get rid of him.
(EKA: Episode 2607)
3136zf
Film "Visiting Iesha": Olivia sleeps over at Iesha's house, and spend the morning together. Olivia is white and Iesha and her family is black. Next time, Iesha wants to visit Olivia's family.
(First: Episode 2756)
F-flames
Cartoon F/f (Gordon voiceover)
(EKA: Episode 2398)
Ladysmithblackmambazo
Muppets "African Alphabet Song"
(EKA: Episode 2404)
Carrot
Cartoon The Carrot (censored version)
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 1211)
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SCENE 5 They all corner Grundgetta and explain to her what really happened involving the flowers. Grundgetta sees she was mistaken, but she still feels angry; she can't get the image of those beautiful flowers out of her head.
3994d
Cartoon The Bellhop is asked to carry a guest's two small (but heavy) bags to Room 14.
(First: Episode 2571)
GuyVacation1

GuyVacation2
Muppets On Vacation with Guy Smiley
Guy Smiley and his tour guide have difficulty taking pictures of animals in the jungle because of Guy's uncontrollably loud voice. A tiger recognizes him, and offers to take a picture of him and some other animals. "Say TREES!"
(EKA: Episode 1949)
1800-19
Cartoon Different uses of a triangle (Spanish version)
(EKA: Episode 2275)
Film.bees
Film A beekeeper extracts honey from honeycomb.
(EKA: Episode 1215)
2795q
Cartoon David reminds a boy to wash his face and brush his teeth before going to bed.
(EKA: Episode 2795)
BB.Raven
Celebrity Big Bird attempts to dance ballet with Raven-Symoné. When that doesn't work, she puts on some dance music.
(First: Episode 2780)
SpringBouncesUnder
Cartoon A spring bounces under and over animals.
(EKA: Episode 2003)
1707f
Muppets "Body Rhythms" by Little Jerry and the Monotones.
(EKA: Episode 1322)
OldFilm.DangerSign
Film Kids watch a silent movie with a man resting on the train tracks with an oncoming trolley - DANGER!
(EKA: Episode 0881)
CayardCats
Cartoon Everything you need to know about cats.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 0984)
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SCENE 6 Oscar now presents Grundgetta with a bouquet of smelly fish, which she appreciates. The two Grouches decide to go for a jog and stick the teens with the fish.



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