Sesame Street
Snuffy joins the Grouchketeers
(repeat of 2058)
Air date December 8, 1986
Season Season 18 (1986-1987)
Written by Tony Geiss
Sponsors L, Q, 12
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Song.trashrainbow

StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
2293a

2293b
Insert Big Bird and Snuffy pretend to explore Sesame Street. They encounter some native Sesame Streetians speaking Sesamese and attempt to communicate with them and learn their customs.
(First: Episode 2150)
Lpoemkids
Cartoon Kids hear an L poem.
(First: Episode 0198)
TriangleRight

TheTriangleisRight
Muppets Game Show: The Triangle is Right
The object of the game is to answer every question with "a triangle" as the answer. Contestant Prairie Dawn has little patience for this format.
(First: Episode 2185)
Lions!
Film Lions walk down a trail.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0367)
Pinball 12
Cartoon "Pinball Number Count" (#12)
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0985)
CountOnMe
Muppets / Celebrity Loretta Lynn and Count von Count sing "Count on Me."
(First: Episode 2026)
Houseconnectdots
Cartoon A man connects the dots to form a house to escape from the rain.
Artist: Bill Davis
(First: Episode 2218)
1091-08
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie is thirsty, and imagines that he's drinking nice cold water. Irritated, Bert tells him to go get a real glass of water. Ernie does, but then he annoys Bert by saying that now he's hungry.
(First: Episode 0459)
1576l
Cartoon "The Little Letter L: A Poem by Louise"
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1526)
LuisGordon.cooperation
Cast Luis and Gordon have a hard time picking apples by themselves, but all it takes is cooperation.
(First: Episode 1399)
1446b
Song "School Song"
(First: Episode 0986)
1710z
Cartoon What would happen I popped this balloon?
(First: Episode 1312)
Ep2058 - SnuffyJoins

2058a
SCENE 1 Oscar starts today's Grouchketeer meeting, with new member Snuffy, who sports a giant trashcan lid for a hat. Oscar imagines that a lid that big must come from a giant trashcan, with giant trash! Oscar makes Snuffy a part of their trash-and-tell section and sends him home to bring some giant trash.
Qballoon
Cartoon Q/q (balloons)
ErnieCookie-Quart
Muppets Ernie demonstrates the letter Q with a quart of milk; Cookie Monster drinks the milk.
(First: Episode 0047)
2412-Snow
Film Snow in the city
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0429)
LifestylesBigLittle

LifestylesBigLittle2
Muppets Dicky Tick hosts "Lifestyles of the Big and Little."
(First: Episode 2206)
Ladybugpicnic
Cartoon "Ladybugs' Picnic"
(First: Episode 0416)
2058b
SCENE 2 Snuffy brings back his giant trash, which Oscar loves. Snuffy explains the story behind each piece of trash, adding it's the only stuff he could find that wasn't taken by the trashman. Oscar realizes that there must be a Snuffleupagus dump with more giant trash and organizes a trip to it, with Snuffy leading the way.
Snakesmakeshapes
Cartoon A family of snakes makes shapes, and rolls away.
(First: Episode 1506)
3154m
Cast Maria and Linda sew quilts with a Q on them.
(First: Episode 1508)
0598.BoySchool
Cartoon Tiger likes going to school.
(First: Episode 0549)
Song.WhatAreKidsCalled
Song Joe Raposo sings "What Babies Are Called"
(First: Episode 0116)
Bugsbigandsmall
Cartoon Things say that other things are small, but then something comes along that's bigger, or smaller, or whatever.
(First: Episode 0320)
GroverChris.LOVE
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover and Christopher talk about what love is.
(First: Episode 1484)
1186c
Cartoon I Love You, in American Sign Language
Artist: Steve Finkin
(First: Episode 1170)
Song.trashrainbow
SCENE 3 In the rain, Oscar, Snuffy and the Grouchketeers continue walking, trying to find the dump, with no success. Oscar tells them to press on; the next dump they find might be the "dump at the end of the rainbow." Suddenly, they realize they've been in the dump all along and Oscar sings "There's a Big Heap of Trash at the End of the Rainbow."
Magician.badday
Cartoon A magician writes in his diary about the many mishaps during his performance.
(First: Episode 2053)
1836i
Film Counting the circus clowns
(First: Episode 0501)
Sleepbeauty56
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports on the prince kissing Sleeping Beauty, but rather than waking her up, falls asleep himself.
(First: Episode 0513)
Toon-fishingABCs
Cartoon While fishing one day, a boy catches the letters of the alphabet. Frustrated at not having caught any fish to eat, he decides to use his catch for alphabet soup.
(First: Episode 0004)
Garbagemansblues
Song "Garbageman's Blues Song"
(First: Episode 1875)
ForgetfulJonesTakesaTrip
Muppets Clementine and Buster get on a train, and try to tell Forgetful Jones that he's supposed to get on the train with them, but Forgetful Jones would much rather remember on his own why he's at the train station. The train leaves just as Forgetful remembers why he's there.
(First: Episode 1654)
0871o
Cartoon Q-quiet! (tree chopping)
(First: Episode 0675)
2058c
SCENE 4 Oscar recites the sponsors to the members and they all give the salute to the viewer.



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