Sesame Street
Air date February 9, 1987
Season Season 18 (1986-1987)
Written by Tom Dunsmuir
Sponsors F, T, 7
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.


StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
2286-01
SCENE 1 Telly describes the planned-out wake up call he has for Oscar. He realizes it's 7 o'clock and bangs on the can with a hammer, yelling "Yoo hoo, Oscar, rise and shine!" Oscar starts to yell at him for waking him up so early, which is exactly why he arranged the wake up call in the first place.
Thought.circles
Cartoon I Thought a Thought: Circle
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0247)
Cookie10
Muppets Cookie Monster goes to the bakery for a special birthday cookie. The baker lists all the ingredients of the cookie, as Cookie visualizes it. The visualized image looks so delicious that he eats it.
(First: Episode 0283)
Stockard
Film Mad Painter #7
(First: Episode 0314)
Clumsyhole
Cartoon Christopher Clumsy jumps over a hole and says that he fooled the viewer. He then walks into a wall.
(First: Episode 0439)
TwiddlebugsClose
Muppets On a cold day, the Twiddlebugs try to figure out what they should close to make themselves warm. After they try closing a book, a lunchbox and their mouths, Tina sees they must close the door. Once they're warm, they decide to go outside, but can't find what they should open.
(First: Episode 1621)
MySisterAndI
Song "My Sister and I"
(First: Episode 1643)
Noimage
SCENE 2 The Two-Headed Monster mimics Gordon during his morning workout routine, including dropping the weight on his foot.
2059c
Cartoon Seven animals in a tree.
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1530)
LampAssembly
Animation A kerosene lamp assembles itself in stop-motion.
(First: Episode 1473)
WomenCanBe
Muppets A group of female Anything Muppets sing about the many things "Women Can Be."
(First: Episode 0773)
1037h
Cartoon Two heads think of F words, ending with "finished."
(First: Episode 0128)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Big Bird does some exploring while Maria tries fixing an electric train. Since he can't explore Alaska due to its far distance, he decides to explore why the train won't start. He follows a chord inside the Fix-It Shop and discovers the train hasn't been plugged in this whole time.
TypewriterT
Cartoon The Typewriter has an electric train.
(First: Episode 0785)
1800-30
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie tells Bert about his so-called "boring" day at the zoo.
(First: Episode 0020)
Cap009
Film A flock of sheep crosses the river.
(First: Episode 1165)
1090-17
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)
Alligatorking2
Cartoon The Alligator King
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0411)
2286-02
SCENE 4 Since Oscar was woken up so early, he's going to take an afternoon nap now. He orders Telly to sing him a lullaby over and over. Telly points out this isn't working, but Oscar sees this as a good thing - he can be even grouchier now.
Moon.Goodnight
Cartoon The moon listens to everyone say "Good night" in different languages.
(First: Episode 2243)
DialinfForPrizesMovie
Muppets Guy Smiley hosts "Dialing for Prizes Movie."
(First: Episode 0629)
There's a Bird on Me
Song Joe Raposo sings "There's a Bird On Me."
(First: Episode 0416)
Cap002
Cartoon Que es Esto?: Horse
(First: Episode 1974)
KGSP
Muppets Kermit talks about his favorite subject - frogs. Gladys the Cow assists by being a cow frog wearing goggles, air tank, and froggy foot paddles. Gladys asks Kermit how it would feel to be a cow and he replies feeling glad to be a frog. Gladys puts a cow's horns, ears, and a bell on Kermit.
(First: Episode 2206)
Toon-PonyLegs
Cartoon Either none, some or all of a pony's legs are on the ground as it runs and trots.
(First: Episode 1719)
Noimage
SCENE 5 The Two-Headed Monster have Maria fix their broken letter T. When its repaired, they use it to tap, play tag, then tickle Maria.
Tisfortelevision
Cartoon T is for Television
(First: Episode 0024)
Listenoryou'llbemissin'
Song "Paying Attention Song" (Charlie Tyson)
(First: Episode 0934)
Danny oscar bus stop
Muppets / Celebrity Danny DeVito arrives at a bus stop, where Oscar and Bruno are also waiting. Oscar explains that it's a Grouch bus stop, which means the bus doesn't stop for them.
(First: Episode 2145)
Marchingcircle
Film A kid marching band forms a circle.
(First: Episode 0517)
Signman.TAXI
Cartoon Sign Man: TAXI
(First: Episode 1136)
Grover-InTheDark
Muppets At night, Grover thinks he hears noises in the dark. When he sees a shadow on the wall, he cowers under the covers - but the shadow turns out to be his Mommy.
(First: Episode 0397)
1446p
Cartoon F stands for flower, forest, fox, frog and fantastic.
(First: Episode 1102)
Noimage
SCENE 6 The Two-Headed Monster recite a poem they've written for Miles, which is total monster gibberish except for his name and words that rhyme with it.
2356-9
Cartoon In rhyme, a man points out animals who stole and/or ruined his clothing.
(First: Episode 0778)
3911j
Animation Slide puzzle: Ernie
(First: Episode 0403)
Peacockcartoon
Cartoon A peacock counts 20 feathers on his tail.
(First: Episode 0406)
Headball-BabyBreeze
Muppets Baby Breeze participates in Headball at Roosevelt Franklin Stadium. His question: what would you do if your ball rolled into the street?
(First: Episode 0877)
Metalparrot
Film A still of construction equipment fades into a shot of a parrot.
(First: Episode 1535)
If I Were
Muppets Kermit the Frog sings "If I Were."
(First: Episode 1676)
Sign.CLOSED
Film The sign CLOSED spins around.
(First: Episode 0955)
Noimage
SCENE 7 The Two-Headed Monster announces the sponsors.


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