Sesame Street
"Love" sneaks up on Oscar
Air date February 24, 1993
Season Season 24 (1992-1993)
Written by Belinda Ward
Sponsors O, V, 8


Picture Segment Description
COLD OPEN Grundgetta warns Oscar that Love is coming and she comes as a Muppet heart with of course the word "LOVE" on her. Oscar runs for his life and Grundgetta warns Love to stay away from her Grouch. Love sighs.
SCENE 1 Luis welcomes the viewer and sees Oscar and Bruno being chased by Love realising that she loves Oscar. And to prove it Love gives him a kiss. "This is worse than I thought!"
Pinball 08
Cartoon Pinball Number Count #8
(First: Episode 1031)
Muppets At night, Ernie sings "I Don't Want to Live on the Moon."
(First: Episode 1910)
Cartoon What's missing? (a guitar)
(First: Episode 1971)
Film The Count counts five children sitting on a park bench.
(First: Episode 2958)
Muppets Guy Smiley sings "I'll Love You in Springtime."
(EKA: Episode 2201)
Film Island (in sped-up film, kids travel to an island)
(First: Episode 2731)
SCENE 2 The two grouches hear a kiss coming from the trash can with Grundgetta realizing that Love always finds a way. She starts kissing everything in Oscar's trash can and the top of his head.
Animation Ornate Vs spin around as a song about them plays.
(First: Episode 2942)
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster finds a piano and decides to play it. The left half wants to play short notes, while the other half prefers to run his fingers across the keyboard. They decide to cooperate, and both use their notes to play "Chopsticks."
(First: Episode 1366)
Cartoon A cat chases a mouse into a mouse hole. The cat and mouse make music as they hit the wall, until the cat breaks through the mouse hole.
Artist: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0265)
Muppets At the saloon, Clementine asks for Forgetful Jones to sing a song. Buster plays "What's the Name of That Song?" on the piano, and the crowd (including a cow) sings along, but Forgetful keeps asking what the name of the song is.
(First: Episode 1696)
Film How sweaters are made from sheep's wool.
(EKA: Episode 1057)
Cartoon An O rolls over and over a horse. The horse eats the O.
(First: Episode 0173)
SCENE 3 Oscar tries using a Honker to honk when he sees Love. The Honker mistakes the words "TOOTHPASTE" and "DOG" for Love so Oscar has to show him what she looks like. Behind Oscar's back Love kisses him once again as the Honker tries to tell him that she's behind him.
Cartoon Look both ways before you cross the street
Artist: Ray Favata
(First: Episode 1397)

Cast Gordon hosts "The Crossing Zone," in which a boy named Jonathan has to find a way to cross the street. Susan helps him across.
(First: Episode 2729)
Animation A girl plays in, on, and under a sculpture.
(First: Episode 2898)
Little chrissy you're alive
Muppets Little Chrissy and the Alphabeats sing "You're Alive."
(First: Episode 1482)
Film Some clowns, more clowns
(EKA: Episode 1017)
SCENE 4 Luis has good news for Oscar - Love is now in love with a toaster. Oscar gets annoyed and says that he loves being angry. So Bruno suggests that Oscar could look up a yuckier word than "LOVE" in the Grouch Dictionary.
Cartoon Ladies, birds, and fish march forward and backward.
Artist: Karen Aqua
Film A kindergarten class takes a field trip to the fire station.
(First: Episode 1217)
Cartoon Animated quilt patterns.
(First: Episode 1470)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
Old MacDonald says a spaceship has landed on his farm. A dog emerges with a frisbee in its mouth, and MacDonald mistakes the frisbee for the spaceship. But before long, a real spaceship lands on the farm, and out of it come the Martians. The scene ends in chaos.
(EKA: Episode 2448)
Cartoon Various alien creatures perform in an otherwordly music performance conducted by a trumpet-nosed creature.
(First: Episode 1181)
Muppets / Celebrity Prairie Dawn is sad because of how small she is; Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers cheer her up by singing "Small People." They are joined by Big Bird, Snuffy, the Birdketeers, Natasha, Merry Monster, and Billy.
(First: Episode 2945)
Cartoon A drowsy wagoner gets across a clearing by building a bridge out of his ox-cart, and converting it back again.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0616)
Muppets Count von Count sings “One Bark (and Two Meows).”
Cartoon The Typewriter: V for Vacuum
(First: Episode 0774)
Film "Sesame Street Creature Feature": Today's featured creature is the Slug, who sings "I'm a Slug."
(First: Episode 2988)
Muppets "We Got a Brand New Baby"
(EKA: Episode 2004)
Cartoon A sleepy man counts 8 sheep.
(EKA: Episode 2402)
Song Bob sings Joe Raposo's "Look a Little Closer". (house)
(First: Episode 2672)
SCENE 5 After no luck in the Grouch Dictionary, Grundgetta now warns Oscar that Peanut Butter is coming who's yuckier than Love. Peanut Butter sticks to Oscar making him angry which he loves. Luis announces the sponsors.


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