Sesame Street
Plot Bad Barney blackmails Big Bird.
repeat of 0723
Air date February 17, 1977
Season Season 8 (1976-1977)
Sponsors I, K, 4
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
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  • Bad Barney blackmails Big Bird into doing his work after threatening to tell Willy the fruit vendor that Big Bird has stolen a zucchini.
  • Cartoon: An elderly man discusses the letter K with a kitten, explaining how kittens are picked up by their mother by the scruff of their neck. A giant cat gives an example by picking up the man in this manner. (First: Episode 0040)
  • Film: Footage of a Chinese noodle factory.
  • Cartoon: A fisherboy catches all the letters of the alphabet and makes alphabet soup. (First: Episode 0004)
  • Film: How potatoes get from the farm to the kitchen
  • 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. (EKA: Episode 0851)
  • Cartoon: Shorty reaches a water fountain with a stool.

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