Sesame Street
Plot Big Bird and Snuffy present "The Letter B Show"
Air date February 6, 2001
Season Season 32 (2001)
Sponsors B, 3

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Picture Segment Description
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3942b
SCENE 1
Snuffy greets the viewer and introduces The Letter B Show, hosted by Big Bird (who else?), with Snuffy as co-host. Big Bird tells the audience that everything on their show today will start with the letter B.
3942c
SCENE 1 cont'd
Big Bird brings on his first guests - Bob and Baby Bear. They chat for a bit and the two then sing a special song about the letter B. Big Bird cues a break...
3962f
Animation
B / b candles
(EKA: Episode 3111)
Song.bisforbubble
Song
"B is for Bubble" (remake)
(First: Episode 3266)
GroverBubble
Muppets
Grover recites a poem about a bubble.
(EKA: Episode 3155)
3816y
Cartoon
Do you know what it's like to be scared?
(EKA: Episode 0597)
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SCENE 2
The Letter B Show resumes and Big Bird presents their next guest - Barkley! Big Bird announces that Barkley will do a special B-trick, never done anywhere in the world before: he will beat some bongos, bong a bell, bounce a ball and bite a bone. Barkley instead runs off with the bone in his mouth. To make up for lost time, Big Bird presents an Alphaboy adventure...
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Film
Alphaboy: B - a bumpy bicycle ride.
(EKA: Episode 3401)
3942e
SCENE 2 cont'd
Big Bird displays a stack of baloney from the previous film and brings in his next guest, Alphaboy himself! Snuffy is starstruck as Alphaboy zips around balancing the baloney. Big Bird prepares for their next guest - the actual letter B, but the letter doesn't seem to be around yet.
3980r
Cartoon
In a classic painting, a boy blows a bubble. It pops, and some kids yell "Surprise!"
(EKA: Episode 3311)
4121ar
Celebrity
"Rubber Duckie" with Little Richard.
(EKA: Episode 3309)
Number3.girl
Cartoon
A little girl counts the reasons why she likes the number 3.
(EKA: Episode 3682)
3981f
Film
Three kids dance for the number 3.
(EKA: Episode 3167)
3981g
Cartoon
In Egypt, three lemons make lemonade.
(EKA: Episode 3285)
4137k
Film
"Simple Pleasures" by Bobby McFerrin is played over footage of a girl trying to play frisbee with a dog on the beach.
(EKA: Episode 2876)
Dogspoem
Cartoon
A poem about dogs of different sizes, feelings and colors.
Artist: Deanna Morse
(EKA: Episode 2924)
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SCENE 3
Big Bird and Snuffy wait for the letter B, who is still a no-show. They call Barkley back in to try his trick again, but he rolls over instead. Alphaboy saves the day by doing the trick himself. Big Bird throws to another break, hoping the letter B will arrive when they return.
Bongos
Film
Kids play bongo drums loud and soft.
(EKA: Episode 3098)
FishyFishyFishy
Muppets
Bert and Ernie go fishing. Ernie catches fish by yelling "Heeeeere fishy, fishy, fishy!", and they come flying into the boat. Bert tries it, but only catches a shark.
(EKA: Episode 1707)
3956h
Cartoon
Three computer animated fish.
(EKA: Episode 2979)
3dogs
Film
Three Wegman dogs are arranged in different ways.
(EKA: Episode 3312)
Africanquilt2
Cartoon
African quilt pattern #2
(EKA: Episode 3134)
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SCENE 4
The Letter B Show is back, but time is running out and the letter B still hasn't shown up. Suddenly, a hot air balloon floats down, carrying the letter B (who simply had a long, complicated commute).
3816j
Cartoon
A baby demonstrates 'happy,' 'surprised' and 'sad.'
(EKA: Episode 3423)
Airbip
Muppets
Bip Bipadotta sings about "Air."
(EKA: Episode 2534)
AnnieEyeball.Air
Cartoon
Dr. Annie Eyeball looks at air.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 2616)
AmazingAnimalTricks
Muppets
Prairie Dawn hosts "Amazing Animal Tricks" with guest Old MacDonald, who has brought his cow. The cow plans on saying the alphabet, but all she does is moo, while MacDonald translates (much to Prairie's disappointment).
BigBikes
Cartoon
Big / bigger / biggest (bikes) (new music added)
(EKA: Episode 1447)
4004HeroGuy
Muppets
Hero Guy: Hero Guy grows big for his big heroic adventure. When Hero Guy is too big, he shrinks small for his wee-little adventure.
Ewbugs
Muppets
Elmo's World: Bugs
(First: Episode 3917)
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SCENE 5
Big Bird and Snuffy close out the show with the letter B, as Alphaboy zips by once more.


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