Sesame Street
Air date February 22, 1971
Season Season 2 (1970-1971)
Sponsors D, 11
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Oscar hangs a DANGER sign from his trash can, claiming that when people bother him, he will be put in such a rotten mood it would be dangerous to others. Gordon convinces him to take it down by pointing out how grouchy he won't get to feel with no one around.
RoosterDANGER
Cartoon Various renderings of the word DANGER.
Artists: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0151)
Bertsnose
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie holds a hanky while Bert sneezes -- and Bert's nose comes off in Ernie's hand. Ernie teases Bert by putting his nose back in the wrong places.
(First: Episode 0026)
SSTS-10
Cartoon Two boys notice a D, saying it looks fat. A resonant voice (Gary Owens) informs them that it's the letter D. This leads to a jazzy story about a dog who digs for dice, wins a duck, and buys a dinosaur with a dime. Moral: "If you dig a dinosaur, drop your duck for a dime."
(First: Episode 0016)
Pitchreel-D
Cartoon A small man and his assistant Dudley attempt to demonstrate both the capital and lower-case letter D.
(First: Episode 0016)
Noimage
Cast Bob is dressed for the snow, but is on the beach. Gordon is dressed for the beach, but is out in the snow. The two switch places in the split-screen.
KermitLectureWall
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Kermit talks about walls.
(First: Episode 0031)
D balloon
Cartoon Speech Balloon: D -- Dog (role reversal between man and dog)
(First: Episode 0016)
Diamond D Dangerous Dragon 06
Muppets Bob reads the story of "The Diamond D and the Dangerous Dragon" acted out by the Anything Muppets.
(First: Episode 0025)
Rocketspectatorstakeoff
Cartoon Rocket countdown: The spectators take off.
(First: Episode 0022)
SSTS-10
Cartoon Two boys notice a D, saying it looks fat. A resonant voice (Gary Owens) informs them that it's the letter D. This leads to a jazzy story about a dog who digs for dice, wins a duck, and buys a dinosaur with a dime. Moral: "If you dig a dinosaur, drop your duck for a dime." (repeat)
E&BIceCubeCollection
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie wants to show Bert his ice cube collection. The ice cubes were so cold that he had to put them in a box covered with an electric blanket. Much to Ernie's surprise, the ice cubes have disappeared. Since they were replaced with water, Ernie suspects that a fish might have stolen them. Bert tells him that it's because they've melted. Ernie, however, is now convinced that a fish melted the ice cubes, and angrily walks out the door to "tear him fin-from-fin."
(First: Episode 0033)
Cosbytwinsalphabet2
Celebrity Bill Cosby plays twins who recite the alphabet together.
(First: Episode 0131)
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SCENE 2 Big Bird offers to help Mr. Hooper by counting his shipment of canned peas. The cans are arranged in a circle, so Big Bird isn't sure where to start or stop counting. A boy comes by and helps Big Bird count by moving the cans per Mr. Hooper's suggestion.
Rocketearlytakeoff
Cartoon Rocket countdown: Rocket takes off at 7. Then it comes down so the man can continue his countdown, but at 1, it falls over with a huge crash.
(First: Episode 0022)
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SCENE 3 Big Bird and the boy have moved the cans to his nest area. They arrange the cans in the same way, causing the same counting problem for Big Bird. Mr. Hooper finds them and shows him the correct method of moving them to count them. Mr. Hooper then asks Big Bird to now move them to his store.
Countdown launch success
Cartoon Countdown series #7 — Unlike previous segments, the rocket successfully launches at the right time as everyone celebrates, and the director grins at the camera.
(First: Episode 0042)
Milk
Film How milk is made, featuring the song "Hey Cow." (edited)
(First: Episode 0001)
Rectangles
Muppets Kermit talks about "same" by showing two identical rectangles. Cookie Monster eats one of them, making them different.
(First: Episode 0018)
Lemurs
Film Lemurs leap and play in a zoo cage.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0032)
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SCENE 4 In her kitchen, Susan sings "Here Are Some Things" using some pots.
Bob-SomeThingsAnimals
SCENE 4 cont'd Out in the yard, Bob sings the song using some animal figures.
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Film Lions (instrumental, with occasional lion growls)
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0018)
Clip
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie shows drawings to Bert, and Bert has to guess what happened. Ernie has a drawing of an empty bird cage with an open door (the bird flew away), and a man lying on the ground with a banana peel next to him (he slipped on it). Then Ernie shows Bert an empty page. The answer to that one is that there was a cow eating grass, but the grass is all eaten now and the cow went home.
(First: Episode 0030)
Toon-ElephantDrawing
Cartoon Children describe how to draw an elephant.
(First: Episode 0052)
Pitchreel-D
Cartoon A small man and his assistant Dudley attempt to demonstrate both the capital and lower-case letter D. (repeat)
D balloon
Cartoon Speech Balloon: D -- Dog (repeat)
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SCENE 5 The cast asks the viewer about things that happened before in various situations.
SpoonfulSugar
Muppets The Anything Muppets sing "A Spoonful of Sugar".
(First: Episode 0005)
Bob Gordon crossover 11
Cast Bob and Gordon erect an 11.
(First: Episode 0183)
SSTS-10
Cartoon Two boys notice a D, saying it looks fat. A resonant voice (Gary Owens) informs them that it's the letter D. This leads to a jazzy story about a dog who digs for dice, wins a duck, and buys a dinosaur with a dime. Moral: "If you dig a dinosaur, drop your duck for a dime." (repeat)
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PYP
Muppets Game Show: Pick Your Pet
Lucy Jones insists upon a pet that purrs, has silky hair, and likes milk... the Beautiful Day Monster.
(First: Episode 0067)
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SCENE 6 A Spanish child helps Mr. Hooper get through a door while he carries a large box.


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