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On a special inner city street, the inhabitants, both human and puppet, teach preschool subjects with comedy, cartoons, games and songs.

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 Bert / ... (245 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Big Bird / ... (238 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 News Flash Announcer / ... (226 episodes, 1970-2013)
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 Ernie / ... (213 episodes, 1969-2005)
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 Maria / ... (189 episodes, 1971-2014)
Martin P. Robinson ...
 Telly Monster / ... (182 episodes, 1982-2015)
Bob McGrath ...
 Bob / ... (169 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Gordon / ... (168 episodes, 1974-2014)
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 Elmo / ... (167 episodes, 1982-2014)
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 Luis / ... (146 episodes, 1971-2014)
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 Two-Headed Monster / ... (137 episodes, 1974-1998)
Loretta Long ...
 Susan / ... (123 episodes, 1969-2012)
Fran Brill ...
 Prairie Dawn / ... (116 episodes, 1970-2015)
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 Cookie Monster / ... (109 episodes, 1986-2015)
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The setting is in a small street in a city where children and furry puppet monsters learn about numbers, the alphabet and other pre-school subjects taught in commercial spots, songs and games. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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10 November 1969 (USA)  »

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Sesame Street Unpaved  »

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Trivia

In 2002, producers of a South African version of "Sesame Street" (which became Takalani Sesame (2000)) announced that they were adding an HIV-positive Muppet named Kami to the series to address the growing number of people (including children) with the virus in that part of the world. The producers of the original US series indicated they were considering doing the same thing. See more »

Goofs

In a lot of times you can see the strings of the puppets that are being used by the puppeteers. See more »

Quotes

Mr. Johnson: Oh boy, A bakery shop. Donuts, Cake, Cookies, Etc... I love this place.
Grover: Oh, Hello, Sir!
Mr. Johnson: Wait a minute, I know you! You are that waiter from over at Charlie's!
Grover: Yes, I have many jobs over the years.
Mr. Johnson: Alright, I want to make this very simple and not make any trobule, I would to buy a...
Grover: [as he interrupts Mr. Johnson's sentence] Excuse me, Sir! Sorry to interrupt you, But I must ask you to please take a number.
Mr. Johnson: But I am the only one in here!
Grover: I am sorry, Sir. But that is our policy. The sign says ...
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Each episode is numbered, and this number is displayed at the start of the episode. See more »

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Referenced in Scrubs: My Night to Remember (2007) See more »

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IF I WERE
Performed by Kermit the Frog
©1982
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User Reviews

What happended to my show?

Can this really be the same show that dealt with the death of Mr. Hooper? I can't see them doing anything like that now. They used to count up to twenty. Now they sometimes go past ten. I even remember one cartoon segment where they went up to 40! I miss Mumford the Magician(ala peanut butter sandwiches!) and the honkers. I had a honker doll when I was little. Drove my folks nuts.

Please get rid of Elmo World! He doesn't even TEACH anything.('cept for that one PC Holiday Speacial) and as many others pointed out he's annoying and talks down to kids.

For people who tell me not to get upset over a kids show, I remind them that Sesame Street was a show parents could watch with their kids without being bored silly. The show had jokes that parents could get. and some awesome guest stars.

I have a feeling this show may be coming to an end. It will be replaced by Elmo's World in hour long form.

Farwell Sesmae we had great times together.


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