Sesame Street
Air date May 1, 1992
Season Season 23 (1991-1992)
Written by Judy Freudberg
Directed by Lisa Simon
Sponsors L, Z, 10
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Lillian comes across Big Bird and the Birdketeers waiting for the bus at the bus stop. They face the opposite direction, hoping to be able to confirm its arrival by listening. Once the bus arrivals, they simply wave hello to the driver as the bus takes off. Big Bird explains they didn't want to ride the bus, but rather play the guessing game.
BusStop.Verbitsky
Cartoon A woman displays a BUS STOP sign to a crowd.
Artist: Irra Verbitsky
(EKA: Episode 2505)
Ronstadt.SS
Celebrity Linda Ronstadt sings a special rewritten version of "Y Andalé" with a mariachi band.
(First: Episode 2487)
1845p
Cartoon Speech Balloon: L--Loud
(First: Episode 0783)
EB.ErniesPoem
Muppets Ernie & Bert — At night, Ernie gets creative inspiration to write a poem about what he likes, but has trouble with finding a word that rhymes with "dirt."
(EKA: Episode 2399)
Toon.bluepinkmen
Cartoon Blue and pink characters fight for a spot on the subway, until Pink spots an open seat.
(First: Episode 1580)
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SCENE 2 Gina cheerfully greets baby Irvine, who begins to wail. Oscar gives Gina suggestions on how to make her stop crying, but only manages to make things worse. Oscar doesn't mind - Irvine always cries no matter what.
4114z
Cartoon "Animal Elevator": 10-1 (subtraction)
(First: Episode 2523)
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.
(First: Episode 1412)
2401-Street
Cartoon A bird talks to a girl about what's inside the street. When she questions his credibility, he stammers, "A little worm told me!"
Artist: John Korty
(EKA: Episode 2312)
1710q
Film A silent film about an automobile that can be either long or short.
(EKA: Episode 0829)
Mpiece.cyranose
Muppets Monsterpiece Theater
Cyranose de Bergerac, a poet with a two-foot-long nose, tries to help the queen of France finish her poem. Unfortunately, the word used to finish it is the word he's the most sensitive to: "nose". One mention of that word and he'll go medieval on you!
3957zf
Animation The Letter Z in various typefaces.
(First: Episode 2855)
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SCENE 3 Chicago takes shelter inside Hooper's Store, hiding from "the wild asparagus." Elmo then enters will a doll-up piece of asparagus. Elmo tries to explain that Chicago wanted to hunt the food, but when Elmo put on some hair, eyes and other bits of the body, he ran off. Gina coaxes Chicago out from under the counter and shows him there's nothing to be afraid of.
RubberStamp10
Animation Rubber Stamp #10
(First: Episode 2880)
Jumpropeteam
Film A girls' jump-rope team trains for a contest. They end up winning second place.
(First: Episode 2510)
AnimalTshirt
Animation Can you find the animals hiding in the T-shirt?
Artist: Deanna Morse
(First: Episode 2873)
Song.scratchmyback
Muppets Bip Bipadotta leads "Scratch My Back" as a song about two monsters named Jack and Jill who swear that they will always be there to scratch each other's backs.
(EKA: Episode 2424)
Toon.Geronimo10-0
Cartoon Geronimo 10-0 (parachute under haystack)
(EKA: Episode 2414)
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SCENE 4 Herry finds Gina reading the newspaper in the yard. Suddenly, she finds herself involved in another one of Sonny Friendly's traveling game shows, this time being "What You Read is What You Get!" Gina declines to play, but Herry gladly volunteers. If Herry can read the word printed on Sonny's sign, he will win whatever he just read. Herry successfully reads the word "APPLE," winning him an apple. He points out that he actually read the sign, not the apple, and requests the sign as his prize.
3144z
Cartoon "If You've Lost Your L, Look Around"
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 1845)
FunkyRhythm1
Muppets Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk: "Get the Funky Rhythm"
Part 1
Zork.Coast
Cartoon Zork lands on the coast of California, where he meets a slick agent.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 2687)
2609-Bayou
Film A man takes two kids on a boat ride through the Louisiana bayou.
(First: Episode 2520)
FunkyRhythm2
Muppets Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk: "Get the Funky Rhythm"
Part 2
2485j
Cartoon L for Lion (sand)
(EKA: Episode 2107)
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SCENE 5 Oscar observes as Lillian teaches the kids a West African Welcome Dance.
AfricanFish
Film In a village in Africa, people catch fish, and celebrate afterwards.
(First: Episode 2669)
Word.CAT
Animation The word CAT is shown, followed by a black cat sitting on a chair.
Vegetables
Muppets Farmer Ernie sings "Grow High Grow Low" about how some plants grow high while some grow low.
(EKA: Episode 2448)
Ringmaster10
Cartoon The Ringmaster treats us to the balancing feats of ten brown bears. (new sound effects added)
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 1930)
1839zj
Film As a boy plays with a tugboat in the bathtub, we watch footage of a real tugboat.
(EKA: Episode 1086)
FunkyRhythm3
Muppets Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk: "Get the Funky Rhythm"
Part 3
Monster.frontback
Cartoon Dr. Frankenstein makes sure his monster knows about front and back.
(EKA: Episode 0951)
3134d
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentTelly and Shaun look at the word CAT, and Chicago the Lion says he likes the word because he's a kind of cat.
3187c
Film Two kids watch as a veterinarian fixes a baby robin's wing, then lets it go.
Music: Joe Raposo
(EKA: Episode 2292)
FunkyRhythm4
Muppets Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk: "Get the Funky Rhythm"
Part 4
Toon.Zinspace
Cartoon Z In Space
(EKA: Episode 0872)
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SCENE 6 Lillian and the kids are ready to move on from their dance, but Oscar thinks now is the perfect opportunity to do a welcome dance, since it's time to say goodbye! She takes them to learn a West African lullaby, as Oscar announces the sponsors.


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