Telly welcomes the viewer, and asks Ruby to scratch the itch on his back. She decides to turn it into an experiment: can he scratch his back with his foot? He falls over when he tries it, so the answer is no. Telly has an experiment idea of his own: can he scratch his back on Ruby's shoulder? Yes he can!
Kermit tries to demonstrate what round is, with the help of a wisecracking ball. He introduces Kermit to his "daddy," a basketball.