Plot Vacation stress
Air date September 14, 2008
Season 35


Picture Segment Description
Cold opening Ernie throws away his banana peel on the street. Bert tells him that he can't do that and that someone can step on it and slip. Ernie don't think anyone could do something so stupid and then slips on the peel. Afterwards Bert tells Ernie that apparently he are.
Scene It's a warm summer day on Sesamstrasse and Samson decides to go over to the store to ask Nils something. Meanwhile Annette (Sesamstrasse) and Nils carrying out suitcases to the car. Samson tries to ask Nils a question, but Nils tells him that they are in a hurry they are going to catch a plane to Majorca where they are going to spend their summer holiday. Samson tells Nils that he only wanted to ask if he could borrow a fan, and Nils hurries into the shop to get it and tells Samson to help Annette with the bags. Nils returns withe the fan and they drive off. But they end up driving over a nail that lays on the street and gets a flat tire.
Scene Nils and Annette quickly starts to find what they need to change the tire. Meanwhile Pferd and Wolle arrives and asks Finchen what just happened, she tells them that the car got a flat tire and that Nils and Annette are going away on holiday. Pferd don't think it looks like much of a holiday, Wolle agrees they look kinda stressed out. The three then each get an idea and quickly hurries away.
Scene Samson offers to lift the car while they change the tire. Annette starts to work on the tire right away. Then Finchen arrives with a parasol so that they get some shade after they changed the tire. Wolle then arrives with two beach chairs that they can rest in. Annette points out that they don't have time for that. Pferd then arrives with drinks and fruit and says that if thought that they could use a little snack. Nils things it's a good idea, but Annette don't agree.
Scene Meanwhile Rumpel are finishing up on preparing his new wastewater fountain.
Scene The tire have been changed, but Annette then notice that she are dirty and she can't enter a plane looking like that, but as she grab her suitcase to get a new outfit all the clothes drops out. The other helps her to put the clothes back in. But then Rumpel starts his wastewater fountain and the water falls direct down in the open suitcase. They all end up laughing at it all and Nils concludes that going on a holiday are not that relaxing as he thought. They decide to stay on Sesamstrase.
Film Kids are talking about what they bring when they go on vacation.
(EKA: Folge 2301)
Muppets Ernie keeps catching fish, and Bert doesn't, so Ernie tries moving to a different place on the boat, then not using bait, then just quitting. When Bert finally catches something, it is only a note that reads: "What happened to your friend?"
Film A high speed film about kids building a sandcastle at the beach
(EKA: Folge 2393)
Muppets The Wörterfee doesn't have time for Wolf. She's talking to a good fish friend on her cell phone, who is good at making tongue twisters. Wolf goes to his friends to ask them if they have a pair of tongue twisters. They tell him it's not a tool, but a sentence that is hard to say. They come up with a tongue twister that he can tell the Worterfee. They then have a conversation using tongue twisters.
Cartoon Drawing a Frog
(EKA: Folge 2408)
Muppets Wanda Cousteau meets Elmo and tries to ask him questions, but he quickly asks counter questions. Telly Monster arrives and at first he seems scared of the fish with the bowl on it's head, but decides that the others have to meet this fish Elmo agrees and they go to fetch the others. (from episode 3128 of Sesame Street)
Cartoon Connie the Cow tries to find a way to help her friend carrying a bucket of milk, a basket of eggs and a plate with apples.

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