Sesame Street
Plot Big Bird looks for someone sad
Air date January 7, 1994
Season Season 25 (1993-1994)
Sponsors A, D, 8
Syndication 123 Sesame Street

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This episode guide is missing segments cut from Noggin's broadcast.
Picture Segment Description
3170a
SCENE 1 Big Bird recites a poem about the upcoming sketch, "Soon you'll see / Super Grover flying in his cape / and then I'm coming back / so don't put on a tape."
Sg-elmo
Muppets Super Grover decides to teach Elmo how to be a superhero. However, Elmo wears his cape the wrong way, which causes him to trip whenever he wants to fly.
FrontBackYaks
Cartoon Ballet-dancing yaks show their fronts and backs.
(EKA: Episode 3056)
Ernie8Salesman
Muppets Lefty the Salesman wants to sell an 8 to Ernie, who ran out of money buying some 9s. Ernie then offers to sell Lefty his 9s.
(First: Episode 0079)
3976zf
Film Eight children dance in a colorblock grid.
(EKA: Episode 3115)
Rainbowfish.8
Muppets The Rainbow Fish counts groups of 8 in the ocean.
(EKA: Episode 2909)
3170b
SCENE 2 Big Bird returns to talk about "sad," and plans to show someone who's sad. Snuffy passes by, but he's happy because he's going to the circus.
PuertoRicanFamily
Film A Puerto Rican family get-together includes cooking, playing soccer, and finally the big dinner.
(EKA: Episode 3081)
A-ape.bite
Cartoon An ape takes a bite out of a yellow A.
(EKA: Episode 2847)
3985q
Cartoon A for Acorn
(EKA: Episode 2477)
1845h
Cartoon Two cavemen argue, each chanting "Me!" A large monolith bearing the word ME puts fear in both of them.
(EKA: Episode 1025)
3170c

3170d
SCENE 3 Goldilocks visits Hooper's Store and Gina gets increasingly angry as she tries to make her porridge and seat just right. Big Bird comes by looking for someone sad and instantly knows it's not Gina.
3980c
Cartoon "Island of Emotion"
Artist: Sally Cruikshank
(EKA: Episode 2822)
3978c
Film Looking for triangles in the city (Maria voiceover)
(EKA: Episode 2784)
Doo Wop Hop
Muppets Kermit the Frog sings "Do-Op Hop."
(EKA: Episode 2484)
3957l
Cartoon Dinah from South Carolina exchanges letters with her friend Ling Lu in China.
Artist: ArtistMike
(EKA: Episode 2727)
Recycleworld
Film A girl narrates a film about how things are recycled around the world.
(EKA: Episode 3094)
3170e
SCENE 4 Oscar, Gina and the Grouchketeers sing about Oscar's favorite D word - "Disgusting!"
D-candles
Animation D Candles
(EKA: Episode 3085)
2963-A3
Video Alphaquest - Letter D: dry dusty desert, drums, dance, dinosaur
(EKA: Episode 2748)
ColamboPlum1

ColamboPlum2
Muppets Colambo: The Great Plum Plunder
Colambo, in his office, decides to have a piece of Christmas pie, when he notices a plum missing from it. He asks the janitor, Little Jack Horner, some questions about what he was doing in the corner. It turns out that Jack had stuck in his thumb and pulled out the plum.
On the title card, the story is credited to J. Mazzarino.
(EKA: Episode 3121)
Koreangirls.springdance
Film Korean girls do a spring dance.
Song.healthyfood
Muppets Cookie Monster sings "Healthy Food".
(EKA: Episode 2390)
Carrot
Cartoon The Carrot (censored version)
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 1211)
RosieElmo
Muppets / Celebrity Elmo and Rosie O'Donnell rap the alphabet.
Gloria2
Cartoon Gloria sings the alphabet (uppercase version)
(EKA: Episode 0263)
2257f
Muppets Two-Headed Monster: HONK
(EKA: Episode 2257)
Bellhop8
Cartoon The Bellhop has to bring 8 steamer trunks down 8 flights of stairs.
(EKA: Episode 2600)
4058.Countingto8
Animation Counting to 8
Readersoftheopenrange
Muppets "Readers of the Open Range"
(EKA: Episode 2274)
Deadfish
Cartoon A girl narrates a poem about the sad time when her goldfish died.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 2228)
3170f

3170g
SCENE 5 In the park, Big Bird finds Goldilocks, who's sad because Baby Bear won't play with her. Big Bird cheers her up with a hug. Gina announces the sponsors.

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