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Sesame Street
Plot Oscar's brother Ernest visits
Air date December 6, 1991
Season Season 23 (1991-1992)
Sponsors G, Q, 8
Syndication
Releases

2895

Picture Segment Description
GoodbyeFly
SCENE 1
Gordon, Maria, Luis, Bob, Gina, and Big Bird sing "Goodbye Fly".
CatHatedRain
Cartoon
A story of a cat who hated rain, wished for it to stop, and witnessed the disastrous effects of no rain.
Artist: ArtistMike
(EKA: Episode 2755)
2341o
Muppets
A shark sings about his "Perfectly Pearl White Teeth".
(EKA: Episode 1446)
8worms
Cartoon
Worms form the number 8.
Artist: Owe Gustafson
Blindclass.produce
Film
A blind class goes on a field trip downtown, and visits a produce stand, a houseware shop, a flower shop, and a pet store where they touch two puppies.
(EKA: Episode 2847)
BlueGorilla
Cartoon
G for Gorilla
(EKA: Episode 2491)
Character.brad
Muppets
Ernie and Bert: Ernie gives Bert's nephew Brad some bath toys to play with.
(EKA: Episode 1134)
4111u
Animation
Fans unveil Q and q.
2895a
SCENE 2
Gordon passes by Oscar's trash can, and is confused when he sees it decorated with a fancy picket fence, flowers, and a welcome mat, and hears classical music coming from it. He rings the pleasant-sounding doorbell, and Oscar answers, appearing in a fancy outfit with his fur all combed. Oscar explains that he is preparing for the arrival of his brother Ernest, whom, he assures Gordon, will be disgusted to be treated so nicely by Oscar, since grouches aren't supposed to be nice and neat. (Oscar isn't too happy about his appearance, either.)
Allfish
Animation
All, none, some, and one fish swim around.
(EKA: Episode 2782)
4127s
Film
A child in a classroom draws a picture of her dog Puck, and goes over the care required to keep a pet. A Bert and Baby Fozzie plush can be seen in the little girl's bedroom.
(EKA: Episode 2859)
SignMan.DontWalk
Cartoon
Sign Man: DON'T WALK
(EKA: Episode 2608)
3154r

3154s
Muppets
The Oinker Sisters sing "A New Way to Walk".
(EKA: Episode 2455)
Toon.8brotherscircus
Cartoon
The 8 Brothers Circus displays 8 elephants.
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(EKA: Episode 2615)
2895b

Ernest
SCENE 3
Ernest arrives, and is dumbfounded when he sees what Oscar's done to his can. He becomes even more suspicious when Oscar politely invites him into the can, then decides to play along and throw some politeness back in Oscar's direction.
2895c
SCENE 3
cont'd
Gordon watches all this happen from a distance, and is amused by what he sees.
Cecille.UpDown
Animation
Cecille sings “Up Down, In Out, Over and Under.”
(First: Episode 2746)
1706i2
Film
Sounds Around the House #1
(EKA: Episode 1706)
0871l
Cartoon
Hypnotic "Q" rainbow
(EKA: Episode 0871)
Mpiece.tamingshoe
Muppets
Monsterpiece Theater: The Taming of the Shoe
"Grovero" is accompanied by a talking shoe, whom he convinces to cooperate with him and help him get to the Padua Mall.
(EKA: Episode 2607)
2895quilt
Animation
Animated quilt patterns (gradient background)
(EKA: Episode 1576)
2895d

2895e
SCENE 4
Oscar gruelingly introduces Ernest to Gordon and Gina, and they join a "One of These Things" game. Nathan points out that the square doesn't belong with the three circles, then both Ernest and Oscar ask Gina to get a fancy dessert from Hooper's which they can share with each other.
Count8sheep
Cartoon
A sleepy man counts 8 sheep. (Spanish version)
(EKA: Episode 2499)
Kammikluuk
Song
"Ookyook Song," a Joe Raposo song with the Alaskan words for all the things you need to put on when it's ukiuq (winter).
(EKA: Episode 2404)
Toon.AMOR
Cartoon
AMOR, amor, amor ... amoramor ... amoramor ...
(EKA: Episode 2404)
ListentowhatIsay
Muppets / Celebrity
At Birdland, Hoots the Owl and Branford Marsalis (as Forrest Wimbledon) perform "Listen and Bounce it Back".
(First: Episode 2834)
Musicalnotes.G
Animation
G/g musical notes (Gordon voiceover)
(EKA: Episode 2233)
2356-6
Song
Joe Raposo sings "Bein' a Pig".
(EKA: Episode 2356)
2895f

2895g
SCENE 5
Gina has whipped up a mixture of peanut butter, ketchup, pickles, and sauerkraut, which she and Gordon hope will get the grouches to be themselves again (she's noticed they're not happy being nice). She sets it in front of them, and they immediately start fighting over it.
Q.Quarter.BudLuckey
Cartoon
Q for Quarter
Artist: Bud Luckey
(EKA: Episode 2073)
Ernieplant
Muppets
Ernie sings "Little Plant."
(EKA: Episode 2174)
AnnieEyeball.Air
Cartoon
Dr. Annie Eyeball looks at air.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 2616)
Song.dowithafruit
Song
Joe Raposo sings "What Do You Do With a Fruit?"
(EKA: Episode 2275)
Mysterybox
Muppets
Kermit explains to the viewers that he put something in a box, and whoever guesses what was in the box could keep what is in the box. Cookie Monster comes along and guesses it's a cookie, then gives up after three guesses. Kermit reveals it's an orange (which he thinks should have been a dead giveaway), and refuses to give him a cookie afterwards, but Cookie Monster gives a heartfelt speech and ends up getting a cookie anyway.
Someclowns
Film
Some clowns, more clowns
(EKA: Episode 1141)
Lightbulbsubtraction
Cartoon
Lightbulbs subtract from 5 to 0.
Artist: Fred Garbers
2895h
SCENE 6
Ernest and Oscar enjoyed the meal that Gina just gave them, and are happy to be themselves again. They argue over who was the nicer grouch, while Gina announces the sponsors and the credits roll.

Notes

  • Originally, this episode was meant to be Snuffy's Parents Get a Divorce, but was replaced to this because the episode didn't test well with children, so it went unaired.
  • Lisa Simon directed this episode.


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