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SESAME STREET
Plot Oscar's Trash Sale
Air date 12/25/98
Season Season 30
Sponsors T, 9
Syndication 123 Sesame Street, PBS Sprout

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Picture Segment Description

SCENE 1
Oscar's pet elephant Fluffy has taken up swing dancing, but there isn't enough room in Oscar's trash can for Fluffy to dance. Gabi says Oscar should have a garage sale.
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Cartoon
"The Room Is Full of Chickens"
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Muppets
Grover asks Elmo to help him remember part of the alphabet. Elmo gets all the way to Y, but Grover at least knows the letter Z.
Film
"Box City Recycling Rap"
Kids sing a rap song about recycling. They build a city out of boxes & cartons.

SCENE 2
Oscar's trash is all out on the sidewalk for the garage sale, & Gabi suggests he needs to sort the trash]] if he's going to sell anything. Oscar begins to have 2nd thoughts, but Fluffy objects.
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Cartoon
Shoes dance to a square dance tune.
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Muppets / Celebrity
Ballet dancers Jock Soto & Lourdes Lopez demonstrate up & down.
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Cartoon
Buttons ride a rollercoaster "up & down."

SCENE 3
Gabi has sorted out all of Oscar's trash. Susan comes by w/ some kids, & looks through the trash. She finds a book called "Little Lamb Riding Hood", which is Oscar's favorite Lamb bedtime story.
SCENE 3, cont'd
Susan reads the kids "Little Lamb Riding Hood". She likes the book, but Oscar says it isn't for sale.
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Cartoon
Jerry Nelson sings In My Book.
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Muppets
Telly has only 15 seconds to show something that begins with T.
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Cartoon
Spinning T (to the tango beat).
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Cartoon
10 tiny T's in top hats do the tippy tappy tango & take tea.
Artist: ArtistMike


SCENE 4
Gina comes by & looks through the trash. Oscar is sure she won't find a thing, but she finds a No sign that reminds her of a song.
Muppets
Gina & Maria sing The Word is "No".
SCENE 5
"Didn't you listen to the song? Can't you even read the sign?" Oscar refuses to sell off his No sign.
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Cartoon
Noodles & Nedd eat lots of chocolates, but they don't litter.

SCENE 6
Baby Bear shows Gabi & Oscar his collage, & needs something to finish it. He finds a perfect shoelace, & Gabi convinces Oscar to give it up. However, Oscar likes the finished collage so much that Baby Bear gives it to him.
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Cartoon
Clown Honking #9
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Film
Milo Counting: 9
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Cartoon
Underwater, there's a 9
SCENE 7
Oscar decides he should be selling the trash to Lambs so he calls 3 Lambs Named Moe W/ A Truck.
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Cartoon
T is for tiger, teapot, television & taxi.
Artist: Bill Davis
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Film
Kids dance w/ the letter T, which is for triangle.
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Cartoon
T for Turtle (new music added)
Artist: Jeff Hale
Moe, Moe and Moe
SCENE 8
The Moes come to take the trash away, but Oscar needs to say goodbye to it. He still isn't sure about giving it to them, either.
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Song
"Dancin' Shoes"
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Cartoon
A spider refuses to quit spinning a web, no matter how badly injured he becomes.


SCENE 9
After much consideration, Oscar says "no". Gabi is surprised at how much Oscar loves his trash & to prove it, Oscar sings "I Love Trash", his signature song. Gabi & the Moes join in. Oscar & Fluffy then try to cooperate.
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Muppets
Elmo's World: "Dancing"
SCENE 10
Fluffy is still dancing in the empty trash can as Gabi reads the sponsors. The credits follow.

Notes

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