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Sesame Street
Natasha blows raspberries
Air date January 25, 1995
Season Season 26 (1994-1995)
Written by Molly Boylan
Production November 2, 1994
Sponsors C, M, 1


Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Oscar wonders why Humphrey, Gina, and the kids are surrounding his trash can. They all plan to count to 20 with the help of Natasha, who will "thpfft" 20 times. Oscar doesn't believe such a cute baby could produce such a Grouchy noise, but eats his words when he witnesses it. He immediately calls Grundgetta to see, while Natasha takes a nap.
Cartoon The numbers keep changing from 1 to 20 as corny music plays in the background.
(First: Episode 1465)
Song "Let's Go Tubbin' Today"
(First: Episode 3024)
Animation Pencil box M / m
(First: Episode 3077)
Muppets "M-M-M Monster Meal"
(First: Episode 0380)
Film Two girls sing "Miss Mary M" as they clap.
(First: Episode 3297)
Cartoon Fluffy recalls being a homeless dog, getting taken in to the dog pound, and meeting his new pal Petey.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 2981)
SCENE 2 Grundgetta drops everything and rushes to Oscar's can, where she's disappointed to see just a cute baby. Oscar and Humphrey ask Natasha to make the "thpfft" noise, but Natasha just babbles. Just as Grundgetta leaves, Natasha does one.
Cartoon Actor demonstrates anger towards casting director - literally!
(First: Episode 2061)
Song "Conga Counting Song"
(First: Episode 2778)
Cartoon An alien asks a boy for directions to the baseball diamond.
Artist: Bill Davis
(First: Episode 1877)
Film "C" for Circle
Oldc 06.jpg
Muppets Monsterpiece Theater
Grover plays the title role in "The Old Man and the C" by rocking atop the letter in a rowboat.
(First: Episode 2710)
Cartoon Black cat, white cat, orange cat, marmalade cat, mouse cat, bird cat, chasing balls of string cat.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1141)
Muppets "Big Bird Doesn't Fly"
(First: Episode 3249)
Film A three-year-old African boy narrates a film about a day in his life.
(First: Episode 3267)
Cartoon A mother and child make juice popsicles.
Artist: Cathryn Aison
(First: Episode 1193)
Song "Fixin' My Hair"
(First: Episode 2734)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports from Gepetto's workshop, the home of the world-famous wooden toy Pinocchio. Pinocchio demonstrates how he can make his nose grow longer by telling lies. He tells so many crazy stories that his nose pushes Kermit through the wall.
(First: Episode 0910)
Cartoon The long rattlesnake thinks he's better than the short one, until the short one outsmarts him by making him bite his own tail. "Wanna borrow my snakebite kit?"
Artists: Bud Luckey and Rudy Zamora
(First: Episode 0955)
SCENE 3 Monty strolls into Hooper's Store, asking Prairie Dawn and Mr. Handford to scare him and cure his hiccups. Prairie instead proposes he drink some water and hold his breath while they count to 10. When those ideas fail, Prairie grabs a mask and scares him, curing him of his hiccups. Only now, he can't stop sneezing.
Cartoon A boy's friends bring him flowers to cheer him up, not knowing that he's allergic to them.
(First: Episode 1524)
Muppets The Count, dressed up as Elvis, sings "You Gotta Count My Blue Suede Shoes."
(First: Episode 3231)
Film Amelia pretends she's an astronaut.
(First: Episode 2918)
Muppets / Celebrity Robin Williams asks Elmo and the kids whether they would allow a nonsense talking, horned two-headed stranger to play baseball with them. The Two-Headed Monster shows up to play.
(First: Episode 2795)

Animation Beads arrange themselves into different groups and finally become a girl’s necklace.
(First: Episode 3108)
Animation A group of 1s chant, "We're the number 1!"
(First: Episode 3238)
SCENE 4 Gina and Big Bird introduce a sobbing number 1, who's upset over her small value. The two sing about how important a number she is ("One in a Million").
Cartoon Kids count one duck in the pond.
Artist: Lisa Crafts
(First: Episode 3095)
Muppets Ernie talks about the differences between himself and his cousin, Ernestine. He can't find anything that they have in common -- until he hears Ernestine laugh.
(First: Episode 2053)
Film / Animation Oranges are peeled and sliced in stop-motion, and some kids eat them. (new audio)
(First: Episode 1802)
Animation A poem about oranges.
(First: Episode 2881)

SCENE 5 Oscar watches in anger as Natasha continues to "thpfft." She does a powerful one, so Oscar calls Grundgetta again. She rushes over and Natasha stops once more. This happens a few times more, until Oscar gets an idea. He tells Grundgetta to pretend to leave and she hinds behind the trash pile. Natasha makes the noises some more, impressing Grundgetta very much.
Animation Playing cards form an M, then dance the mambo.
(First: Episode 3160)
Cartoon M for Mask
(First: Episode 2079)
Ernestine's First Word.JPG
Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Ernie tries to get baby Ernestine to say his name. It turns out she's much better at saying "Bert!"
(First: Episode 2586)
Song Jeff Redd sings "Between."
(First: Episode 2738)
SCENE 6 Everyone admires Natasha, while Mr. Handford steps in to announce the sponsors.

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