Sesame Street
Plot Jay Leno visits
repeat of 2408
Air date Januar 4, 1990
Season Season 21 (1989-1990)
Written by Mark Saltzman
Sponsors H, M, 6
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Picture Segment Description
Noimage
SCENE 1 Oscar has written a Grouch cookbook and wants Bob to be in a photograph for it, looking as if he enjoys the mudpie he's made. As Oscar snaps the photo, the plate under the pie breaks, spilling it all over Bob's pants.
1thru6takeaway
Animation The numbers 1-6 are carried away and/or demolished by construction equipment.
(First: Episode 2270)
Zydecoband
Film A zydeco band plays "Bayou Pon Pon" while people dance and the townspeople of New Orleans wave at the camera.
(First: Episode 2502)
1708d
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie and Bert cooperate to make Ernie's bed. Ernie notices that on his bed, which Bert is preparing, there is one side where the blanket is shorter than the other. Bert suggests that Ernie and him cooperate while making the blanket even on both sides, in the process the blanket is shorter at one side than the other.
(First: Episode 1388)
Hladycartoon
Cartoon H is for horseshoe.
(First: Episode 0020)
CombYourFace
Muppets Furline Huskie sings "Comb Your Face."
(First: Episode 1851)
6snakes
Cartoon 6 mice, 6 snakes, 6 fish, 6 monkeys, 6 witches
(First: Episode 1711)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Big Bird comes into the Fix-It Shop and finds Luis typing messages to Linda at the library using the computer. Big Bird runs back and forth from the shop to the library to see if they're receiving the messages, as Luis asks Linda for a book about fixing guitars. A ragged Big Bird returns to the Fix-It Shop and collapses when he hears Luis read Linda's message, suggesting Big Bird come and pick the book up.
1396s
Film Flamingos
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0450)
AnnieEyeball.Air
Cartoon Dr. Annie Eyeball looks at air.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 2592)
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)
3139l
Cartoon A man (Jim Thurman) is told that his dog looks thirsty, and says that his dog is a hot dog.
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(First: Episode 1180)
H-hoist
Film Letter H hoist
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0336)
SimpleSimonAnimals
Cartoon Simple Simon meets some strange-looking animals, all of whom have their parts switched around.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0540)
Gina-followleader
Cast Gina plays and sings "Follow the Leader" with the kids.
(First: Episode 2604)
CartoonLionMouse
Cartoon The story of Aesop's "The Lion and the Mouse".
(First: Episode 0773)
Three Monsters
Muppets Grover, Herry Monster, and Billy rearrange themselves in different ways and count to three, until they get exhausted and faint.
(First: Episode 0186)
Moon.Goodnight
Cartoon The moon listens to everyone say "Good night" in different languages.
(First: Episode 2243)
LookaLittleCloser.Appletree
Song Bob sings Joe Raposo's "Look a Little Closer." (apple tree)
SSNF Shoe2
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit looks for the Old Woman who Lives in a Shoe. At first he ends up visiting The Young Man who Lives in a Glove, and the Young Woman who Lives in a Hat. When he reaches the shoe, it turns out the old woman needs a babysitter for her kids, and what better candidate than Kermit?
(First: Episode 1050)
0926w
Cartoon Passengers on a crowded subway illustrate between.
(First: Episode 0795)
Homerunontherange

HomeRun-Forgetful
Insert Gordon reads the kids Home Run on the Range starring Forgetful Jones.
(First: Episode 1964)
Toon.M.MyMusic
Cartoon A conductor conducts a choir to hum his music ("My Music").
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(First: Episode 1207)
Song.trying
Song Joe Raposo sings "Trying and Trying Again."
(First: Episode 0631)
Rhymeswithballtoon
Cartoon Can you think of words that rhyme with BALL? (voice of Daws Butler).
(First: Episode 0773)
Sgrover.apple
Muppets Super Grover tries to stop a fight between Sammy and Frankie, who are fighting over an apple.
(First: Episode 0682)
1041triangles Cartoon Triangles are found in various things such as a see-saw, ice cream cone, etc.
(First: Episode 0544)
Jayleno-sittingin
Celebrity When Johnny can't play "One of These Things" with Big Bird, Jay Leno fills in.
(First: Episode 2408)
MforMask
Cartoon M for Mask
(First: Episode 2079)
Secretplaces.between
Muppets "I'm Between"
(First: Episode 1233)
Shaving
Film A girl watches her dad shave his face.
(First: Episode 2607)
3993r
Cartoon Jim Thurman sings "Calcutta Joe."
Animation by Buzzco Associates, Inc.
(First: Episode 2492)
Bertfeelssad
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie notices Bert looking sad for no reason. Ernie lists a number of reasons to be sad, and then Bert feels better, but now Ernie has become sad for no reason.
(First: Episode 1520)
Alphabetbully
Cartoon A bully says the alphabet to a mild-mannered gardener, who hits him in the face with a pie at the end.
(First: Episode 0279)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Jay Leno announces the sponsors then rides off on his motorcycle.


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