Sesame Street
Plot Oscar imagines / Poco Loco copies Count
Air date January 21, 1983
Season Season 14 (1982-1983)
Written by David Korr
Directed by David Heeley
Sponsors K, S, 10

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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Luis places a sign that reads "Cerrado" on the Fix-It Shop while he goes to Hooper's Store for lunch. Telly Monster, Biff, and Gladys the Cow debate over what it means. Luis returns and tells them it means "Closed".
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Cartoon A monster sees a box that keeps opening and closing, saying "Abierto" and "Cerrado."
(First: Episode 0771)
Count-mailman
Muppets As ominous music plays, The Count walks around his castle, checks out the mirror (he has no reflection), and greets his bats. The mailman (Jim Henson) arrives, with a bunch of letters for him. He wonders why there are so many. The Count says that he wrote them all himself, so he could count them...and then he does.
(First: Episode 0420)
Pinball 10
Cartoon Pinball #10
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0990)
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Film Prairie dog
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0283)
Fish Cowboy Hat
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie tries to put a pot on Bert's head. Bert asks Ernie why he's doing that, and Ernie says that he broke a cookie jar. Ernie has to put the cookies somewhere, so he put them in the sugar bowl – and put the sugar in the flowerpot, which meant that he had to put the flower in a milk bottle. He put the milk in the soda bottle, the soda into the fishbowl, and the fish in Bert's cowboy hat. Bert asks, "Now what am I going to wear when I want to play cowboy?" Ernie puts the pot on Bert's head and says, "Ride 'em, cowboy, Bert!"
(First: Episode 0305)
Henson Scanimate 10
Insert Scanimate Films #10
(First: Episode 0120)
Finding Your Way Around
SCENE 2 Olivia and Nelson sing "Finding Your Way Around".
Elephantneedsdirections
Cartoon An elephant asks Nesbitt for directions to the zoo, but won't listen to him long enough.
Artist: Janet Perlman
(First: Episode 1631)
BabyMonkey
Film A baby monkey
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0280)
ConsonantSound-K-Kangaroo
Cartoon K - Kangaroo
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1160)
Kermit Draws K
Muppets Kermit the Frog draws the letter K on the screen with his "magic finger."
(First: Episode 0515)
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Cartoon K for keyhole, ketchup, and kitten
(EKA: Episode 0593)
George overunder
Film George the Farmer demonstrates over and under.
(First: Episode 0230)
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Muppets Cookie Monster does a taste test to compare square shaped cookies, triangle shaped cookies, and circle shaped cookies.
Kisforkiss
Cartoon K is for kiss.
Animation: John and Faith Hubley
(First: Episode 0131)
ShapeDancers.rectangle
Cast Big Bird watches the shape dancers form a rectangle.
(First: Episode 1276)
1451-Gymnast
Film A gymnast demonstrates 'around'.
(First: Episode 0517)
Sesametwoheadedmonster
Muppets Herry Monster sings "Two Heads Are Better Than One."
(First: Episode 1447)
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SCENE 3 Luis tells Oscar the Grouch to use his imagination to get over his boredom. He covers his eyes and imagines grouchy things like rain, and doesn't see that it's begun to rain on Sesame Street.
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Cartoon An old woman goads a man into guessing who she met today. Through the clues she gives, he soon finds out she's referring to him.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0798)
Snocone
Film Footage of a city neighborhood; includes shots of a sno-cone vendor.
Singer: "¡Linda paloma!"
(First: Episode 0426)
ComeJoinUs
Muppets "Come Join Us"
(First: Episode 1470)
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SCENE 4 Oscar's mad at Luis for making him imagine rain and missing out on the real rain.
Character.breakfast
Muppets Captain Breakfast unsuccessfully encourages a little girl to eat breakfast, the most important meal of the day.
(First: Episode 1492)
Film-OliviaVeggies
Film Olivia (in voice-over) identifies different vegetables.
(First: Episode 1612)
6Snakes
Cartoon Six snakes spent Saturday on the sand.
(First: Episode 1669)
Suzanne Farrell - Telly and Herry
Muppets / Celebrity Suzanne Farrell supervises as Herry and two monsters (Telly and Kermit the Forg) practice stretching on a barre. She then calls for lunch and the monsters chow down on the barre.
(First: Episode 1387)
Clip 7
Film A Stool For Me
(First: Episode 0513)
S-sing
Cartoon S for sing
(First: Episode 0824)
Slushabouts
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Dr. Nobel Price reveals Slushabouts, but Kermit explains they're just galoshes.
(First: Episode 1465)
Wrong Way Willie gets rhythm
Cartoon Billy Jo Jive and Smart Susie Sunset teach Wrong Way Willie how to dance.
(First: Episode 1394)
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SCENE 5 The Count counts how many times Poco Loco has imitated him.
RememberingGame-Contestants
Muppets Game Show: The Remembering Game — Guy Smiley hosts Cookie Monster and Bill Smith who have to match two pictures.
(First: Episode 0310)
Rhymeswithballtoon
Cartoon Words that rhyme with BALL
(First: Episode 0773)
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SCENE 6 Night has fallen and Poco Loco is still copying the Count. Luis announces the sponsors: K, S, 10


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