Sesame Street
Everyone prepares for the big hurricane
(repeat of 2821)
Air date December 7, 1992
Season Season 24 (1992-1993)
Sponsors A, D, 0


Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 As harsh winds blow, Telly, Big Bird, and Elmo observe the adults putting tape of their windows. They split up and ask the adults what a hurricane is.
2096i Song Joe Raposo sings "Peanut Butter". (re-filmed version)
(First: Episode 1966)
Cartoon A - acrobat ball
(EKA: Episode 2453)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentErnie, Bert, and Shola observe a letter A. Ernie calls out, "A, Bert!"
(First: Episode 0551)
Song "Take Care of That Smile"
(First: Episode 2745)
Muppets Biff says he will count to 40, but Roxie Marie does it for him first.
(First: Episode 2985)
Cartoon A story/song about a duckling who wants to join the others playing at the water's edge.
(First: Episode 2852)
SCENE 2 Oscar enjoys the storm, until Gordon points out Oscar should plan as well. Oscar makes sure all his pets are safe inside the trash can. Maria and Luis then tell him it’s not safe for him and his can to be outside, so they pick it up and bring it into 123.
Song "Zero Song": A female voiceover sings about the food that keeps being taken away to make 0.
Artist: Jane Aaron
(First: Episode 3003)
Celebrity Robin Williams demonstrates with his shoe how to tell if something is alive.
(First: Episode 2749)
Animation Where do the d's fit?
(First: Episode 1617)
Muppets Monsterpiece Theater: Twin Beaks
(First: Episode 2822)
2096x Cartoon Two balls follow an arrow down a hole.
(First: Episode 2035)
SCENE 3 Gina is about to take Big Bird to Maria and Luis’ apartment, until she finds he’s only packed a flashlight. She tells him he may be inside for a while and needs to prepare more. In a fast-motion sequence, he begins tossing various items into his suitcase. Gina thinks that’s plenty, until Big Bird remembers one more thing he needs…
SCENE 3 cont’d … his best friend, Snuffy!
Song "Every Bit of Litter Hurts"
(First: Episode 2721)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
Old MacDonald opens a health resort for his animals.
(First: Episode 2688)
Cartoon One cube plus two equals three. Three cubes plus two equals five.
(EKA: Episode 2220)
Muppets Two Anything Muppet beatniks say the alphabet.
(First: Episode 1846)
Animation Sand A/a
(First: Episode 0628)
Film Some Navajo kids narrate a film about how their blankets are woven, and how they make paper blankets in school.
(First: Episode 2990)
SCENE 4 Maria and Luis watch the storm and hear the elephants in Oscar’s can cause a ruckus, then see Oscar fly out of his can. He explains to them that his elephants are getting their exercise by playing their favorite game, “Toss the Grouch”.
Animation WH words (wheel, which, whiz, where, white, whale)
(First: Episode 2937)
Muppets Bip Bippadotta and The Androoze Sisters sing "Everybody's Song."
(First: Episode 2064)
Cartoon D for danger, dragon, doctor, dinner, and dessert
(EKA: Episode 2235)
Film A man (voice of Jim Thurman) finds a magic remote control that makes things go up and down. He tests it on various objects. When he presses "down" for a bridge, it crumbles and falls into the river below, prompting the man to abandon the remote and slink away. A girl then finds the remote and makes the bridge go back up.
(First: Episode 2614)
Muppets Grover takes several dogs for a walk, explaining that dogs need exercise as much as people do.
(First: Episode 2734)
Cartoon A girl picks the key that matches the keyhole in order to gain access to a cache of toys.
Artist: Dan Haskett
(First: Episode 2050)
SCENE 5 As Maria and Luis sleep, Elmo, Big Bird, and Snuffy enter their room one by one, afraid of the hurricane and wanting to sleep in the bed with them.
Cartoon A boy counts down to 0 as he eats his soup.
(First: Episode 2283)
Muppets "Don't Throw That Trash on the Ground"
(First: Episode 2680)
Cartoon Workmen construct a D building, filled with everything that begins with D.
(First: Episode 0406)
Muppets Forgetful Jones forgets what he has to do at night. Clementine tells him it involves using a toothbrush, and he remembers that he and Buster the Horse have to brush each other's teeth.
Remade version
(First: Episode 2068)
Cartoon Hands embrace the words LOVE.
(First: Episode 0926)
Song Joe Raposo sings "Everybody Sleeps" (re-filmed version)

SCENE 6 Now with no room in the bed, the couple has moved out and heads for the living room, where Oscar is looking out the window. He notes the hurricane has finished and is admiring the mess it left. He is disgusted to find that they’re going to clean it up in the morning. Luis then announces the sponsors.

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