Sesame Street
The Martians observe the street
Air date March 28, 1994
Season Season 25 (1993-1994)
Written by Cathi Rosenberg-Turow
Sponsors R, Y, 0
Releases HBO Max


Picture Segment Description

SCENE 1 The Martians materialize in Hooper's Store and are initially frightened by Gina, who calms them down and attempts to communicate. She understands that they're hungry and gives them a menu, which they choose to eat. Satisfied, the two disappear.
Cartoon Fruta Manzana sings about being happy and healthy.
Artist: Don Duga and Irra Verbitsky
(First: Episode 1231)
cut from the HBO Max version
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports on the story of Jack and Jill. Jack needs someone to go up the hill with him. First he chooses Mervin, then Francine and Gladys the Cow. Finally Jack chooses Jill, who refuses go up the hill with him again, so he asks Kermit to fill in.
(First: Episode 1071)
Cartoon Leaves form R and r
(First: Episode 3110)
Film Letter R hoist
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0315)
Cartoon The Typewriter: R for Rope
(First: Episode 0764)
Song Joe Raposo sings "Take a Breath." (re-filmed version)
(First: Episode 2518)
Cartoon The weary traveler asks the wise man to demonstrate none, some, most and all with a basket of oranges.
(First: Episode 0976)
cut from the HBO Max version
Muppets Waiter Grover: Grover informs Mr. Johnson that the restaurant is out of a lot of items that are on the menu. The only thing still at the restaurant is milk... but there are no glasses.
(First: Episode 0976)
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SCENE 2 Angela leads the children at her home care in a song about what you can do with arms.
Cartoon Joe's Lap (limerick)
(First: Episode 0617)
Song Joe Raposo sings "Water Baby" over footage of seals and kids swimming.
(First: Episode 2016)
Cartoon A boy counts down to 0 as he eats his soup.
(First: Episode 2283)
Muppets Ernie is in a counting mood, and decides to count all of the cookies in a box of them. Cookie Monster overhears this and asks if he can have all of the cookies after they are counted, and Ernie agrees. But after opening the box, Ernie finds that there are 0 cookies in it. Ernie has another box, but it also has 0 in it. Ernie then remembers that he put all of the cookies into a cookie jar, and starts to count, but Cookie Monster impatiently eats all of the cookies before Ernie can finish counting.
(First: Episode 2586)
Song "Zero Song": A female voiceover sings about the food that keeps being taken away to make 0.
Arist: Jane Aaron
(First: Episode 3003)

Insert Lea Salonga sings "A Little Bit" to a duck, Big Bird, and the Birdketeers.
(First: Episode 3154)
cut from the HBO Max version
Cartoon Look both ways before you cross the street.
Artist: Ray Favata
(First: Episode 1397)
Film Miles lives in Kuwait, and sometimes plays taiko drums at the park.
(First: Episode 3196)
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Cartoon A boy looks for the telephone as it rings.
(First: Episode 0684)
Insert Wanda the Word Fairy demonstrates the word TELEPHONE, but is unable to remove the word from the telephone booths. (ending edited)
(First: Episode 2655)
Animation The word TELEPHONE is displayed, followed by a ringing telephone.
(First: Episode 3048)
Cartoon A caterpillar sings "Exercise, Exercise."
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 2839)
SCENE 3 The Martians now appear at Angela's home care and observe her interactions with baby Kayla and Jamal. The Martians conclude this is love.
Song Joe Raposo sings "Pretty Baby."
(First: Episode 0040)
Animation A big paper clip and a small paper clip can hold papers together, and so can a small staple, with the help of its "mommy."
(First: Episode 2930)
Muppets Two flowers, a baby sparrow, and two bunnies sing "That's How I Got Here."
(First: Episode 2983)
cut from the HBO Max version
Animation Pencil box Y / y
(First: Episode 3043)
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Animation Sand Y/y
(First: Episode 0626)
Animation Planet Y / y
(First: Episode 2859)
Film A boy hikes up a mountain with his family.
(First: Episode 2734)
Cartoon St. Bernard dog leads Zork down the snowy hill.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 2738)
Muppets Zoe talks about being proud.
Cartoon A lizard, a girl and a dog dance.
Artist: Karen Aqua
(First: Episode 2795)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentMorgan and Grover count in English and Spanish.
(First: Episode 3138)
Song "Conga Counting Song"
(First: Episode 2778)
Cartoon A lost man in the desert asks a stranger for directions to the city. He builds a pretend city out of sand to show what it looks like. As it turns out, the stranger is an alien.
(First: Episode 0763)
Song Sesame Street Creature Feature: The Whiskeyjack (sung by Jerry Nelson)
(First: Episode 3196)
Cartoon Two people think they hear a BARK in the DARK.
Artist: John Korty
(First: Episode 1941)
Film Fay Ray moves clockwise and ticks, until an alarm sounds.
(First: Episode 2597)
Cartoon "Beginning, Middle, End"
Artist: Sally Cruikshank
(First: Episode 2556)

SCENE 4 Telly stops by Hooper's at night. Mr. Handford tries guessing what Telly needs before he closes for the night, learning Telly only wants to check out the "CLOSED" sign. Mr. Handford escorts him home, as Savion announces the sponsors afterwards.

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