Sesame Street
Air date April 8, 1981
Season Season 12 (1980-1981)
Sponsors K, Y, 10
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Oscar needs a rotten piece of wood from the Fix-It Shop. The one provided by Maria is too long and Oscar uses Slimey to measure it to the right length (five Slimeys long). Afterwards, Maria invites Slimey to stay, sensing his talents are much better suited at the shop than Oscar's place.
Cameo.jerry02
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
The Wicked Witch from the Snow White story plans to fool the mirror into saying that she is the fairest -- but she hasn't counted on Kermit hiding behind a curtain. When she sees him, she realizes that he really is pretty good-looking.
(First: Episode 0685)
Yoyoman!
Cartoon A man appears out of a yo-yo string and narrates two poems about over, under, around, and through.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1389)
Schoolsignspin
Film SCHOOL: the sign spins around.
(First: Episode 0685)
Jazz10
Cartoon Jazz #10
(First: Episode 0193)
2head.MAD
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster gets MAD when it sees the word.
(First: Episode 1513)
Ringmaster10
Cartoon The Ringmaster treats us to the balancing feet of ten brown bears.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1336)
Scanimatekids
Video Scanimate kids intro
(First: Episode 0798)
2107-Stretch
Film A gym instructor helps children perform a variety of stretching and bending exercises.
(First: Episode 1018)
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Muppets Ernie & BertBert tells Ernie to put his rollerskate away. Ernie imagines what would happen if Bert would step on it... he would most likely slide out the door, and fetch him an ice cream cone on the way!
(First: Episode 1453)
LikeMyName
Insert Bob and Olivia talk with two kids about names, then sing "I Like My Name."
(First: Episode 1169)
ConsonantSound-K-Kangaroo
Cartoon K - Kangaroo
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1160)
Kermit-K
Muppets Kermit the Frog attempts to talk about the letter K, but it falls off the wall.
(First: Episode 0044)
Itsanotter
Film "It's an Otter!"
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0284)
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Muppets Kermit attempts to talk about the letter K again, but the top half of the K collapses.
(First: Episode 0044)
KforKitten.Oldschool
Cartoon K is for kitten.
(First: Episode 0040)
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Film A wheel rolls away from a junkyard. A boy captures it to complete his wagon.
(First: Episode 0513)
HeSheIt-Mirrors
Cartoon He, She and It: The IT educates the two on how mirrors work.
(First: Episode 1173)
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Muppets Game Show: Mystery Mix-up Game
(First: Episode 0834)
Gloria2
Cartoon Gloria sings the alphabet (uppercase version)
(First: Episode 0140)
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SCENE 2 Big Bird looks at a baby photo of Mr. Snuffleupagus. Big Bird shows Snuffy a photo of him as a baby, still in his egg. Snuffy can't believe this was once Big Bird, who decides to show him a home movie of the day he hatched. Snuffy is proud of his best friend for being able to hatch all by himself like that.
E&Bcircles
Muppets Ernie & Bert — Ernie lies in bed and starts talking about how a square looks like and how many lines it has, then goes on to compare a square with a triangle, then starts to ponder about how many sides a circle has. He goes to sleep just as Bert is about to attempt to answer the question, and Bert ends up not being able to sleep.
(First: Episode 0132)
George overunder
Film George the Farmer demonstrates over and under.
(First: Episode 0230)
MeSongRaposo
Song Joe Raposo sings "Me."
(First: Episode 0421)
BuffyMac-k
Cast Buffy and Mr. Macintosh perform a song and dance about the letter K.
(First: Episode 0912)
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Cartoon K for keyhole, ketchup, and kitten
(EKA: Episode 0515)
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SCENE 3 Maria plays "One of These Things" with the viewer, asking them to make an X (via telestrator) over the item that doesn't belong. Cowboy X arrives, having caught word they need an X-maker. He's disappointed to have missed the game, but finds other things that don't belong in the group around the street and starts making Xs over them.
2234-Counting
Cartoon The numbers keep changing from 1 to 20 as corny music plays in the background.
(First: Episode 1465)
Logcabinfilm
Film Building a log cabin
(First: Episode 0602)
Telly-COLD
Muppets Telly sounds out the word COLD and is struck with a snow storm.
Catfollowsqueak
Cartoon A cat follows its ears to a squeaking noise, which he thinks is coming from mice, but it's coming from swings.
Artist: Irra Verbitsky
(First: Episode 1518)
1244-Mail01
Cast Postman David goes to collect some mail from a mailbox, but finds there's more and more each time he opens it.
(First: Episode 0533)
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Muppets Waiter Grover: Simon Soundman wants a chicken sandwich, which he orders as a "cluck-cluck" sandwich. Grover has trouble figuring out what his customer wants. Simon Soundman says that his brother always eats at that restaurant, implying that Mr. Johnson might be his brother.
(First: Episode 0449)
1244-Mail02
Cast The mailbox is emptied, but how will David get all the mail to the post office? He lets the mail back into the hammerspace-like mailbox, then takes that with him.
(First: Episode 0533)
1041pinkpanther
Cartoon The Pink Panther - K For Karate
(First: Episode 0241)
0110-KCheer
Muppets Cheers: The Anything Muppets cheer for the letter K. (version #2)
(First: Episode 0101)
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FutureJobs02
Film Future careers: footage of a kid acting out a certain job, followed by an adult doing "the real thing." Includes a girl singing the "Sesame Street Theme" and another watching a sketch with Cookie Monster and Kermit the Frog.
(First: Episode 0796)
Erniebertnewspaper
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie has a question, but Bert is reading the newspaper. Ernie hums and talks to Rubber Duckie until Bert gives up reading the paper in exasperation. Then Ernie can ask his question: Can he borrow the newspaper?
(First: Episode 0042)
Toon.String
Cartoon Different ways to use a string
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(First: Episode 0980)
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Muppets Two Anything Muppets (Frank Oz and Jerry Nelson) use a tape measure to figure out how far apart they are from each other. It turns out that thirty-seven feet separate them.
(First: Episode 0905)
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SCENE 4 Oscar offers to take Barbara and Ricci for a ride in the Sloppy Jalopy, but insists they buckle up first. The car shakes and bounces before Oscar shuts it off; that was the ride.
Dog.Yowl
Cartoon A boy can yell and yodel, and his dog can yelp and yowl. They can both yawn.
(First: Episode 0353)
BiffSullyAbcs
Muppets Biff asks Sully to recite the alphabet, but recites the whole thing without giving him a chance to speak.
(First: Episode 0873)
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Cartoon A boy talks about his pet letter Y, named Yetta.
(First: Episode 0443)
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SCENE 5 Oscar calls out for any other passengers who want a ride. Barkley hops into the backseat. Gordon thinks this is another fake-out ride, but the car takes off down the block. He then announces the sponsors.


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