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Sketches in (hopefully) order:
15950 128-01 SHOW OPEN 0:46 BUMPER
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10010 128-02 SUDS: RAFFLE TICKET - 1 2:37 STUDIO
The 3 Suds characters discuss buying a raffle ticket that will give them a 1/1000 chance of winning.
13002 128-03 PERSON ON THE STREET: DODECAHEDRON 1:15 LIVE ACTION FILM
The Person on the Street Interviewer asks a variety of people what a dodecahedron is.
13606 128-04 DANCE OF THE GEO SHAPES:DODECAHEDRON 0:20 ANIMATION
Computer graphics illustrate and highlight a dodecahedron as it rotates in space.
10030 128-05 SUDS: RAFFLE TICKET - 2 2:12 STUDIO
Because the 3 characters did not contribute equally to the purchase of the ticket, they discuss splitting possible winnings according to the percentage of the ticket cost they put up initially.
14420 128-06 GREMPOD AND BLOTMO: SPONGE CANDY 2:18 STUDIO
Grempod, a Rigelian alien, offers his pal Blotmo a ripe sea fig from the planet Xerkne if he can guess which of his 4 hands holds the treat. The probability is 1/4 that Blotmo will choose correctly.
10040 128-07 SUDS: RAFFLE TICKET - 3 1:10 STUDIO
Although the Suds characters have the first 2 of the 3 numbers, they do not have the last number - and,so, don't win. As consolation, the clerk tears their ticket into 2 quarters and 1 half piece.
17890 128-08 (TONY & TOGAS INTRO) LOGO 0:10 BUMPER
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12100 128-09 TONY AND THE TOGAS 6:25 SONG
A Phoenician singer finds himself recording a song in Rome and learns about Roman numerals in the process.
15540 128-10 (BLACKSTONE) LEAD-IN & TAG 0:09 BUMPER
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15537 128-11 BLACKSTONE: DIME, PENNY, NICKEL 2:04 STUDIO
Blackstone uses a fundamental property of even and odd numbers to correctly identify which hand holds the dime and which holds the penny. His follow-up trick depends on psychology--not mathematics.
14083 128-12 MATHNET:MYSTERY OF THE MALTESE PIGEON-3 8:19 MATHNET
When someone steals the real Maltese Pigeon from Stoutman, Noel Nile becomes the prime suspect - until he pops a hole in Maureen O'Reilly's alibi, meaning she lied about her whereabouts.
Sketch Count:12
Episode Length(may exclude credits): 27:45

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