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Oscar has an argument with a record of his own voice.
Air date February 16, 1976
Season Season 7 (1975-1976)
Sponsors Q, S, 4
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.


  • Ernie and Bert: Ernie wants to have some cookies. Bert asks Ernie if he knows what "before" means, and Ernie demonstrates by saying that before he can have a cookie, he has to open the lid to a cookie jar, and after he closes the lid, he eats the cookie. He demonstrates a few times, until he loses his appetite for dinner. (First: Episode 0007)
  • Sam the Machine does not respond to Bob's request to stop talking. Sam claims he has been programmed to answer all questions completely.
  • Big Bird writes a poem about a friend of his, but he forgot who the poem is about. He ends up writing about Mr. Snuffleupagus.
  • Cartoon: A fisherman becomes frustrated with all the seaweed he's catching instead of fish. To cure his woes, he removes the surrounding plant life, but still doesn't catch any fish. A clam informs him that by removing the fish food, he's disrupted the ecosystem. No food: no fish.
  • Film: A man spins in circles while riding in his kayak. (EKA: Episode 0312)
  • Cartoon: Ants carry a huge letter 'Q' uphill
  • Oscar gives a lesson on the parts of the body.

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