Sesame English
Plot Tingo babysits
Writer Chris Nee
Director Rick Fernandes
Greg Lehane
Sponsors B, 2
Releases Family & Home 1

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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Niki has to leave and puts Tingo in charge of watching her baby cousin. Tingo is confident that by saying "Go to sleep", the baby will instantly start sleeping, but all the baby does is cry.
Song "The Word is No"
Animation 2's in space
SCENE 2 Tingo gives the baby blanket options, either a blue or red one. The baby coos for the blue and he starts singing a song about it...
Muppets Grover and Herry sing "Fuzzy and Blue". (cuts off before Cookie's verse)
SCENE 3 Tingo continues singing "Fuzzy and Blue", then points out he's not really blue, but he still sings for the baby's sake.
Song "Now, Go to Sleep"
Film Singers perform an opera about morning and night phrases.
Animation Pencil Box B / b
Muppets Big Bird presents the letter B, for Natasha (who's a baby). She then grabs onto his beak.
SCENE 4 Niki arrives back home to find Tingo at his wits end trying to get the baby to sleep. Niki suggests a lullaby and they begin singing, but Tingo sings loudly and Niki explains a lullaby is quiet. The baby finally gets to sleep, but Tingo's cheering wakes the baby up again.


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