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What are your favorite number segments?

abiraniriba

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I kind of like the Ernie & Bert routine where Bert reveals that his favorite number is 6, even though as far as Ernie can see there's really not six of anything, and then Ernie comes up with a rather high and equally outlandish number as his favorite.
 

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I love Little Jerry & the Monotones song "Four"... probably my favorite song of theirs :sing:
 

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Is that the one where a bald man has hats going on his head and each hat covers one bit of his face till every bit of his face is covered?
Sounds accurate though I don't recall his entire FACE being covered.
 

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Sounds accurate though I don't recall his entire FACE being covered.
Well I remember seeing that one alot when I watched Sesame Street and all you see is his head and his entire face and most of his head is covered.
 

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Here are my favorite number segments, from my favorite years of the show, which only cover the numbers 2 through 12:

2:

The 2-2 Train
Grover's lecture on the number 2 (3-part sketch)
Harvey Kneeslapper's "I'd Love 2" prank.

3:

3 song (pennants, butterflies, birthday presents, etc.)
Roller coaster #3 ball film (cherry version)
Donnie Budd's "Three on Lady's Lap"
"I See a 3!"
3 Mice (Swedish Number cartoon, gotta love the 3 in a swiss cheese motif)

4:

Scanimate Count to 4.
"Four Song (Song of Four)"
The Story of "Funny Four"
How many legs does a horse have?
Jazz #4
4 people, 4 wheels, 4 doors, 4 windows create a carpool.
4 dolphins (Swedish number cartoon)

5:

Pinball #5
Spraypainting a 5 on pavement.
A number 5 looks for his lost brother.
Five firefighters battle a flaming 5.

6:

"I'm six years old today!"
"Six Soccer Socks"
Bert sings about six.
The number six displayed in a variety of ways (with pixelation transitions)

7:

Mean Joe Green Coke parody: Have a 7 and Smile!
"Seven Sweet Sopranos"
A man blows seven bubbles.
"As I Was Going to St. Ives"

8:

Moving truck takes away an 8 among a group of numbers ranging from 1 to 12.
The 8 Brothers Circus
8 Bats (Swedish Number cartoon)
Lefty tries to sell Ernie an 8.
"Eight Penny Candy Man"

9:

Arranging and counting nine people. (Live action)
"Dinner for Nine"
"The Old Woman Who Lived in a Nine"
"Bumble Ardy #9"

10:

Jazz #10
"Ten Tiny Turtles on the Telephone"

11:

The blonde Anything Muppet girl who wrires a number 11 on a slate, and demonstrates that it looks the same right side up and upside down.
"Eleven Cheer"
The Ringmaster and his eleven purple pooches.
Pinball #11

12:

Supermarket worker stacks 12 cans.
A mother bird brings a large number 12 to her offspring.
 
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CoolGuy1013

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Alright, my turn!

0 - Girl sees 0 Elephants at the Zoo
1 - 1 Chef Makes 1 Salad
2 - 2, Me and You
3 - 3 Neon Balls, Rings, and Pins
4 - 1234
5 - 5s in an Icy Environment
6 - Six Soccer Socks
7 - 7 Cats
8 - 8 Chinese Flowers
9 - 9 of Things Painted on a Truck
10 - Budgie #10 Song
11 - Lonely #11 Song
12 - Pinball #12
13 - 13s in Springtime
14 - 14 Desert
15 - Rap #15
16 - Sixteen Blues
17 - Rubber Stamps 17
18 - Eighteen Sandwiches
19 - Counting to 19 with Indian Imagery
20 - Dancing Petroglyphs 20
 
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