Sesame Street
Air date January 22, 1990
Season Season 21 (1989-1990)
Written by Josh Selig
Sponsors B, J, 5
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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Monster on the Spot reporter Telly is in Maria and Luis' apartment to show Gabi dressing herself, which Luis points out she's not old enough to do yet. Luis puts all of her clothes on, while Telly provides her with "Baby on the Spot" reporter's hat.
Cartoon B is for bear, bicycle, bump, branch and bee.
(First: Episode 0008)
Muppets On a boring day, two hipsters sing "Meet Me at the Bus Stop" and decide to do so.
(First: Episode 1451)
Cartoon Jive Five
(First: Episode 1664)
Muppets Ernie & BertBert asks Ernie to help him carry his heavy groceries, but Ernie is too busy thinking about all the things he can do as he sits in a chair: breathing, listening, and smelling.
(First: Episode 1449)
Cartoon J family jamboree
(First: Episode 0365)
SCENE 2 Big Bird stars in As the Bird Turns, where he shows the kids his front and back.
Cartoon Jughead Jones's J story
(First: Episode 0231)
Muppets Herry Monster looks for a triangle. He first spots a rectangle. Grover tells Herry it isn't a triangle, and becomes frustrated. Next he spots a square, Grover tells him it isn't a triangle, and once again is frustrated. Grover suggests that Herry should cut the square in half and make two triangles.
(First: Episode 0195)

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)
Cartoon Small letter b (ball/bat)
(First: Episode 1131)
Muppets "It's Zydeco"
Pinball 05
Cartoon Pinball Number Count #5
(First: Episode 0991)
SCENE 3 Big Bird and Snuffy need Maria to help with their rhyming game, where they match objects with rhyming words. They have a rock and sock, a plate and skate, and finally a fella who's laughing hysterically, which they can't find a rhyme. That is, until Maria showed up with Gabriella (rhyming with "happy fella").
Film In an Alaskan village, a doctor makes a regular visit to a clinic.
(EKA: Episode 2390)
Animation El numero cinco (Luis VO)
(First: Episode 2115)
Film Children of all kinds sing "We All Sing with the Same Voice."
(First: Episode 1708)
SCENE 4 Snuffy discusses the letter B and Big Bird bounds into the shot throughout his lecture, thinking his name will be one of the B-words mentioned.
Song Sesame Street Creature Feature: The Marmoset
(First: Episode 2487)
Muppets News Flash: Kermit reports on the London Fog, but keeps getting interrupted by The London Frog, a Grenadier Guardsman carrying the London Log, and the London Hog. The fog then evaporates, so they all dance the London Clog.
(EKA: Episode 2360)
Cartoon Cat / fat / hat / sat / rat / bat / scat / splat / flat / pat
(First: Episode 0770)
Muppets The Beetles perform "Letter B."
(First: Episode 1495)
Cartoon A mouse tries looking for his pet, describing to his friend what they did yesterday.
(First: Episode 0764)
Video Four break-dancers dance.
(First: Episode 2607)
SCENE 5 Telly wants to play a game with Oscar, who wants nothing to do with it. He then gets an idea and proposes they play a "Near and Far" game, where he stays near his trash can and Telly goes far away. Oscar thinks he's rid himself of Telly, who rushes back and announces it's time to switch.
Film Colored sand forms the letter B and a boat.
(EKA: Episode 2474)
Film Milk! (From Farm To Market To Home)
(First: Episode 0795)
Muppets Cookie Monster hangs his head down in sadness. Ernie gives a lengthy speech on how looking up is the key to happiness. While his head's in the clouds, Cookie looks up toward Ernie's cookie box and empties it, making him happier.
(First: Episode 0135)
Cartoon The Four Squares sing "It's Hip To Be a Square."
Artists: Vincent Cafarelli & Candy Kugel
(First: Episode 2615)
SCENE 6 Big Bird notices a traffic jam along the street and turns the honking into a game where he and Snuffy imitate the pattern of honks. The traffic clears, so they bring in a Honker to keep the game going.

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