Plot The remote control
Air date April 13, 2008


Picture Segment Description
Cold Opening Ernie is singing while Bert tries to read his book. Bert tells Ernie that he "geht ihm auf den Keks" ("Keks" means cookie, yet this idiom means "to get on someone's nerves"). Ernie then asks what kind of cookie it is. Bert tries to explain, to no avail.
(EKA: Folge 2391)

Scene Finchen are adding new leafs to her leaf pile when she sees Pepe running around with a remote controlled car after him and she wonders if Pepe are playing catch with the car. However it turns out that he tries to run away from Samson's remote controlled car, where the remote are broken and out of Samson's control. The car ends up crashing in Finchens leaf pile. Finchen suggest that Samson should see if Mehmet can fix it. Pepe says that he could fix it with magic, Samson likes the idea and Pepe casts the spell. But nothing appears to have happened to the car, but Pepe are acting strange, his got an antenna on his head, headlights on his chest and a taillight on his cape. Finchen tries to use the remote and discovers that Pepe are remote controlled.
Scene Finchen and Samson are having fun "driving" pepe around the street. But then the remote start to act up again and they can't stop him. Pepe ends-up going trough a bush, clothesline and a apple branch. Finchen tries to crash him into some empty boxes but that don't work either. But the boxes gives Samson an idea if they separate his feet from the ground he won't be able to go anywhere.
Scene Samson catches Pepe and lifts him up. Pepe thanks Samson as he was getting tired of going round and round and round. Finchen opens the spell book and Pepe are able to stop the spell.
They then discover that the remote has run out of batteries, Pepe suggests that he could summon some batteries but Samson and Finchen don't like the idea. So Pepe decides to fetch some from Nils. While Pepe are on his way Finchen and Samson see that Pepe still have the taillight on his cape and they laugh.
Film Three kids are putting together a remote controlled car.
Muppets Ernie sings about his crazy dream about "Animals In, On and Under".
(EKA: Folge 2385)
Muppets Reporter Wolle visits a garage, to find out how a auto mechanic works.
(First: Folge 2353)
Film A high speed film about kids building a sandcastle at the beach.
(First: Folge 2393)
Muppets A lady brings her J to Al's Alphabet Garage because it won't jump. Al asks if it can jog, jiggle, play jazz and determines that it needs a jump start. After he gets it working, the J smashes through the wall.
Muppets Bert plays a computer game where he needs to sort the pigeons in the right order.
Muppets Big Bird looks for Ernie at the beach.

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